Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
187 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Numbness from sitting on the toilet

Premium Questions

Dr. Sudhir MD

Hello, my 14 yr. old daughter has complained of her legs and feet feeling numb when she sits on the toilet. She is also now complaining of bilateral groin pain that radiates around to her lower back ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Puneet Maheshwari MD

Numbness in both hips and thighs also dont know when I need to go to toilet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Puneet Maheshwari ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

there numb it took me a long time to get up off the toilet and I'd fall in the floor to actually you know get off the toilet they are still numb they're still asleep then all over 5 hours... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Olsi Taka MD

I've been experiencing intermittent numbness to left side of face, lips, shoulder, arm, hand, hip, leg and foot. This comes on with and without exertion. Most often when I sit on the toilet without any... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

was sitting on the toilet, after about thirty minutes of nonproductive hard straining, I started to feel very ..., and nausea . I attempted to get off the toilet but found myself unable to stand. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Raag Patel MD

after sitting on the toilet for 10-15 minutes I get intense numbness of the anterior lower leg ... of the foot and ankle for a while. It does not happen any other time sitting in any other... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raag Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

Condition has gotten significantly worse, when I sit on toilet, I am afraid I will fall due to numbness in legs and feet , especially left leg and foot . I have to hold on to something for support ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Praveen Tayal MD

1. My legs will often go numb after sitting on the toilet within 3-5 minutes. 2. I will often fall onto the floor; against a nearby wall; or against a closet door. 3. I have passed out for many hours ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Niraj Modi MD

Last night I was sleep walking n my friend said I kept trying to sit on our toilet and go to the bathroom. Well I ve got a small bathroom n there s only a ft distance from the toilet to the wall ... View answer

Answered by : Niraj Modi ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

unable to sit indian style with my legs crossed or even sit on the toilet for short periods of time ... except my pinky on my right hand were numb and tingling. I take the birth control pill, I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

Hi, take methylcobalamin tablet. Thanks

Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

Hi, Thank you for posting your query. Numbness could be because of pressure over the nerve when you sit down. So, there is no need to worry as it is a normal phenomena. However, if the numbness...

Dr. Amruta Jankar MD

HELLO, yes it is normal to feel numb or asleep in leg when the nerve in lower back is pressed because of longer sitting or a sudden jerk. The numbness goes off in some time. If persists for a day or...