Posted 12 January 2021 - 10:26 AM
I am constantly having dreams where I can't find a restroom. Usually I'm at a school or a large place like a mall and struggle to find a restroom. Usually I find them and they are too gross to use or occupied or have people right in there with me. Been going on for years. Anyone else experience this?
Posted 12 January 2021 - 10:42 AM
i used to have dreams like that a lot. my problem was constipation. like you, i'd dream that i was at school or a mall and was frantically looking for a restroom so i could try to go but, yes, they were all either too filthy and/or too many people in there and sometimes there were people even in the stall with me.........
these are just my own thoughts. for expert medical advice please contact a health care professional.
Posted 12 January 2021 - 05:23 PM
I feel for you because you can't even escape from this in your dreams!
I find I often dream about things that occupy my life or mind during the day. For instance, I used to have a dog and dreamed every night I was walking the dog in places.
I once had a funny bathroom dream though. I was desperate for the toilet and then found that I couldn 't sit down because someone had decorated the seat with holly. I went to find another bathroom, and someone had done the same there.
So I woke up and went to the bathroom in real time....
Posted 16 January 2021 - 04:41 PM
I usually have dreams where I am in a social situation and suddenly I start passing gas , and I need to go .I then wake up and find out that I reeli have to go and have to rush to the bathroom. lol
So basically my need to go to the bathroom makes its way into my dream , wakes me up and makes me want to rush to the loo.
Kind of similar to your dreams but its not recurrent .
Posted 16 January 2021 - 04:46 PM
I dont think this kind of dream is uncommon. I often have dreams where I'm always looking for a bathroom and never can find one. Its pretty miserable. I think our daily lives are so full of that worry it bleeds over into our dreams. Like I still have dreams about forgetting my high school or college schedule and not knowing what class to go to. Or stress about a test. And I haven't been in school for almost 30 years. Anxiety is awful.