Periodic Limb Movements

PLM

PLM

Periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD) is repetitive cramping or jerking of the legs during sleep. 

Secondary PLMD may be caused by:  

  1. Diabetes mellitus 
  2. Iron deficiency 
  3. Sleep apnea 
  4. Narcolepsy 
  5. Anemia 
  6. Withdrawal from sedative medications 
  7. Some medications, most commonly antidepressants and antinausea medications.

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Sioux Falls Sleep Center

6709 S Minnesota Ave Ste. 205
Sioux Falls, SD 57108

(605) 271-2700

Hours
Sunday
Closed
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
Closed