There are more than 70 sleep disorders


A sleep disorder, or somnipathy, is a medical disorder of the sleep patterns of a person or animal. The most common sleep disorders include:

  • Primary insomnia
  • Bruxism
  • Delayed sleep phase syndrome (DSPS)
  • Hypopnea syndrome
  • Narcolepsy
  • Idiopathic hypersomnia
  • Night terror
  • Parasomnias
  • Periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD)
  • Rapid eye movement behavior disorder (RBD)
  • Restless legs syndrome (RLS)
  • Situational circadian rhythm sleep disorders<
  • Sleep apnea, obstructive sleep apnea
  • Sleep paralysis
  • Sleepwalking or somnambulism
  • Nocturia
  • Somniphobia
  • Kleine-Levin syndrome
  • Sleep minimalization