dyssomnia


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dyssomnia

[di′säm·nē·ə]
(medicine)
A group of disorders characterized by difficulty in going to sleep or staying asleep or excessive daytime sleepiness.
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Dyssomnia in children is expressed as difficulties in falling asleep (dyskoimesis) or in sleeping through the night as dysphylaxia, pavor nocturnus and somnabulism.
Phyto-pharmaceutical products play an important role in the treatment of nervous dyssomnia and pathological restlessness.
In children, alternative therapies in the treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and dyssomnia are of common interest.
5%) suffered from dyssomnia or restlessness every day.
The core symptoms restlessness and dyssomnia improved significantly during the study.
2% in total), dyssomnia improved from "moderate" and "severe" (77.
The results demonstrate that both groups improved significantly with respect to the core symptoms restlessness and dyssomnia.
In this multicentre observational study the herbal drug combination Euvegal[R] forte was effective in the treatment of children with restlessness and dyssomnia.
In conclusion, it can be stated that Euvegal[R] forte might be an interesting alternative to chemical psychotropic drugs in the therapy of restlessness and dyssomnia in younger children.