... There are a few medications that are know to specifically increase delta or slow wave sleep, neurontin is one of them. Alpha intrutsion is also known as alpha delta sleep. Your doc may want you to increase the medicine slowly, to see how you respond. You should ask her why the low dose? ... (2 replies)
... with this disorder, what is called alpha intrusion can be observed in most cases. Alpha is a waveform that is only to occur when awake. If it occurs during sleep, it is most likely caused by chronic pain. ... (1 replies)
... with this disorder, what is called alpha intrusion can be observed in most cases. Alpha is a waveform that is only to occur when awake. If it occurs during sleep, it is most likely caused by chronic pain. ... (4 replies)
... Other than that, I'm not sure what info you need. There was a note on the report that said "Alpha intrusion was markedly increased". No specific therapeutic recommendations were made. ... (0 replies)
... I have had two sleep studies done...the first one showed no alpha wave intrusion...but indicated that I had apnea. ... (0 replies)
... I am on Xyrem, and it is saving my life. If you have bad fatigue, fibro, nonrestorative sleep, please get a sleep study. Make sure they look for "alpha delta sleep" aka "alpha intrusion." Then find the right doctor.
For more than 20 years I thought my horrible sleep was from chronic pain. Exactly the opposite is true. When I started sleeping last November 14, almost... (5 replies)
... my sleep studies have shown
significantly reduced or almost
non-existent stage 3/4 deep sleep.
xyrem is supposed to be the only drug
that will improve this level sleep, addressing
the extreme fatigue and pain
after years of drug trials and dozens of doctors
(specialists in sleep disorders, fibromyalgia etc) (5 replies)
... What can be done about Alpha Intrusions? ... (3 replies)
... p, and over 40 times an hr in rem sleep, the total was over 100 times during the night. I've also had a diagnosis of hypersomnia on some of my sleep studies, and alpha wave intrusion. ... (0 replies)
... Hi guys,
I was diagnosed with delayed sleep phase syndrome a two years ago, after many years of not understanding why I always felt so awful-- and after two years of people just thinking I was lazy. I am 23 now and in graduate school; I was 21 when I was diagnosed, so I suppose some people thought my problem was the student lifestyle, when it wasn't.
I've always had... (5 replies)
... but now it showed alpha wave intrusion and my sleep was not any better. What the heck... ... (17 replies)
... sleep anomaloy, alpha wave intrusion, dysregulation spectrum syndrome, and fibromyalgia to learn more about it. ... (15 replies)