Is Insomnia A Symptom of Bipolar Disorder?

Q:
Is insomnia a symptom of bipolar disorder?

A:
Bipolar disorder is a serious type of mood disorder. The extreme moods swing between manic and depression. Insomnia is one of the symptoms of bipolar disorder.

Insomnia is one of the depression symptoms of bipolar disorder. If you wake up very early in the morning, or if you tend to oversleep, you need to be on alert.

Meanwhile, hypomania in bipolar II disorder can also trigger insomnia. The desire to sleep of your body decreases.

Key word: bipolar insomnia

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