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... ar old woman and I've had some troubling symptoms. I've frequently been choking on my spit and sometimes on liquids. For awhile I felt like something was in my throat but that seems to have gone. No slurred speech and also not tongue weakness that I can tell. ... (3 replies)
... months ago I felt like my throat was closing up and tightening. ... (2 replies)
... I'm glad your symptoms haven't gotten worse. Is there anything else out there or something you can do that can help with the muscle cramps? ... (12 replies)

... I hear it's really good for sensory symptoms as well, if that's still bothering you some. Are your symptoms getting worse, or are they the same? ... (12 replies)
... Ibuprofen has been very helpful for the muscle pain. The Gabapentin helps the sensory symptoms such as the burning feeling in legs as well as the running ants feeling. The Effexor combined with the Gabapentin has the side effect of helping muscle spasms. ... (12 replies)
Bulbar Onset ALS
Feb 16, 2016
... Two neurologists have diagnosed me with bulbar onset ALS. Am heading to Mayo Clinic soon for one more opinion. Symptoms started very slowly January 2013. ... (1 replies)
Scared of ALS
Oct 29, 2015
... d screaming "Two Outs" at my friends softball game and it came out sounding like "Thoo Outs". Happens all the time. That with the fact that I've been clearing my throat constantly since July. A very hoarse voice when my voice used to be so deep and strong. ... (3 replies)
... That said, my son has MND and his symptoms are nothing at all like yours. Mentally he is sharp, tho depressed, he never had any memory or cognitive problems. ... (13 replies)
Apr 29, 2015
... ALS does have symptoms which become more varied as the disease progresses. ... (1 replies)
... hoarseness etc I was in quite a state myself. Mine turned out ok. What was happening in my case was that I was having reflux that came up into my throat and was causing problems. That sounds different than your symptoms but there are still many other diseases that fit the description of your swallowing issues. ... (10 replies)
... With ALS, the hallmark symptom is clinical muscle weakness. For bulbar ALS, this typically manifests as weakness of the tongue and occasionally the upper throat muscles. Weakness of the tongue results in slurred speech and usually fasciculations in the tongue. ... (10 replies)
... The something in the throat feeling is not associated with ALS but is common in GERD and other reflux related diseases and can even be felt with anxiety. ... (4 replies)
... my throat area feels heavy, full, maybe like something is inside of it. ... (4 replies)
... Your symptoms sound nothing like ALS to me. Although not impossible for a 24yo to get ALS it is almost vanishingly rare. Stress and anxiety will definitely cause the pins and needles feeling as well as the lump in the throat feeling. ... (1 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 19, 2014
... I'm not sure what led you to believe you have ALS but nothing in your described symptoms sounds like it. ... (3 replies)
... Do these symptoms sound like ALS or am I being paranoid? ... (3 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 20, 2012
... Absolutely right...some statistics I read said that before 40 the chance of ALS are 1 in 10 million. At 24 they are 0. ... (3 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 19, 2012
... There's no way you have ALS with those symptoms. ... (3 replies)
Is this ALS/MND?
Jun 21, 2012
... sure sounds like it. Sometimes in autoimmune disorders, the symptoms precede the lab confirmation of a disorder by months to years, so anyone with ongoing symptoms should get their blood work and arthritis tests retested at least once a year, and now wouldn't be too soon. ... (1 replies)
... Hi just want to given an update and get some feed back , Went back to my Docoe on April 18th May 2012 and was advised that EMG and NCS showed that I had tongue wasting and twiching and weakness in chin and neck and that this and all the other results confirmed that I have ALS, it felt like the ground had just been pull from underneith me. I was told 3 to 5 yrs depending on... (12 replies)

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