I think this could very well have been a nightime panic attack. BUT.......Since it is a new occurence for you, maybe giving your doc a call and talk to him about
it. Its better to be safe than sorry, in my opinion. Do you have any anxiety meds you could take in the meantime?
Gail*Nanners* Co-Moderator for Anxiety/Panic Forum
Been living with Crohn's Disease for 33 years. Currently on Asacol, Prilosec, Estrace, Prinivil, Diltiazem, Percoset prn for pain, Zofran, Phenergan, Probiotics, and Calcium and Xanax as needed. Resections in 2002 and 2005. Also diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and Osteoarthritis and Anxiety. Currently my Crohns is in remission.
*Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it by the handle of anxiety, or by the handle of faith"*
*~* https://www.healingwell.com/donate *~*