... Doesn't sound good.
Why are you having trouble sleeping? I take two Advil PM before bed. That helps me make it through the night usualky.
Are you still able to work and do all the things you normally do?
About the same here. Stiffness, cramping, fasciculations, burning, sore throat.
I am still able to exercise, work, etc. (32 replies)
... In kind of a hokding pattern here. Nothing failing. Constant sore throat, fasciculations and cramping. As long as stays the same I am happy. ... (32 replies)
... My first EMG was 18 months ago and clean. I had one 6 months later by another doctor and the results showed many fasciculations. I never got a copy of the report. It was a doctor I went to on a whim. I scheduled an appointment with a neuromuscular specialist and she did a thorough clinical and declined to have another EMG performed. Said not ALS, but recommended lumbar... (18 replies)
Im not really having swollowing problems but some time my speach sound hoarse to me.
Lot of atrophy in shoulders not muscle faluar. But painfull maybe it is because of the atrophy and now I over use the muscles?
Hips are also fealing dum and a bit sore.
I do not have cramping.
Fasciculations are also less
Or Im getting use to it.
Do you have swallow difficulty?
Be... (32 replies)
... palpable fasciculations a day in no particular spot, but most often in my thighs, hands, and calves. ... (1 replies)
... thanks a lot for this. i wish i had had the courage to read this post when i was having some major issues with twitching a week or two ago. i had practically convinced myself i had ALS. the anxiety probably just made my twitching worse. it is gradually subsiding and has become easier to manage. (10 replies)
... Another thing I forgot to tell you is that my neurologist told me that with ALS, fasciculations are the last thing that usually happens with the disease... ... (10 replies)
... I am a 39 year old female. I have had a tendency toward fasciculations since childhood. In my early 20s I saw a neurologist who looked me over and pronounced them benign. ... (10 replies)
... Muscle weakness and fasciculations can mean so many things. ... (2 replies)
... muscle weakness, atrophy and fasciculations over and over again, but there is not a great deal in defining these terms. ... (2 replies)
... figures, my next neuro appointment isn't till April and I am unable to obtain a better understanding through reading the medical material on the web as the word fasciculations are mentioned along with weakness but there is no clarification as to which comes first. ... (0 replies)
... Shoulders feel its getting worse fasciculations on back arms hands a belly now and then. Are tierd all the time. ... (32 replies)
... Atrophy start a year and half back
All start end 2012 with feet that start to swel and fasciculations in calfs (32 replies)
... Hi James
Now getting bad atrophy over my shoulders and arms getting tired easy
Also more fasciculations in shoulders arms and hands
Saw a neurologist a month back and he said to come and see him again in 6 months
This is a bad thing
Glad you are still here and help onthers with your advise
Olifants (32 replies)
Burning sensation in legs.
Cramping/muscle soreness throughout body.
Sore throat almost constant.
Stiffness throughout body legs/hands/face.
EMG (32 replies)
... I'm so scared right now, I feel like it's coming. I suddenly had fasciculations all over my body and the twitches in my right arm and now I also have the pins and needles feeling at the top of my fingers in met right hand. ... (9 replies)
... The fasciculations faded but did again to start but not that much. ... (123 replies)
... Nonstop fasciculations in legs here. Still on steroids, gabapentin and effexor. Gonna see mine in May. Almost a year since my first symptoms and still running around fine. Strange. ... (123 replies)
... Have had no further tests. No changes here. Fasciculations constant. My left leg feels like vibrating continuously. No noticeable weakness here yet. ... (123 replies)
... Yes my fasciculations are constant and strong. ... (123 replies)