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... Last week my whole body had the restless feeling and had not been able to sleep for a few nights. Heard about a bar of soap helping restless legs but no one seems to know why it works. ... (15 replies)
... I did not realize your feet had to be touching the bar of soap. I thought I heard put it under the sheet, which is what I did. Will have to give it another try. ... (2 replies)
Soap trick
May 29, 2009
... Any little thing that we can do to relieve ourselves or our loved ones, is a good thing. There is absolutely no harm in trying it. If one person finds a speck of relief from old wives tales, or modern medicine, I think it worth passing on. Isn't that why we are here? ... (28 replies)

No help for RLS ?
Apr 20, 2009
... Some people get relief from putting a bar of bath soap in bed near legs. I use this for cramps and it works. Doctors agree that it works, however, they have no clue how or why it works. ... (9 replies)
... some reading for you on the subject..... http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=545535&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=540937&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=534301&highlight=bar+of+soap http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread.php?t=513322&highlight=bar+of+soap (1 replies)
... Oh yeah, one more thing...the bar of soap should be discarded after about 6 weeks, as it stops being effective. A new one should take its place. ... (1 replies)
... I'm so sorry it didn't work for you. RLS is such a terrible affliction.It's been three months and I'm still good to go. Put a bar of soap in bed with you. As stupid as it sounds it helps a lot of people and you have nothing to lose. I use Coast. GO SOONERS. ... (11 replies)
... Doesn't matter what kind. I use Coast. Makes your room smell good too. Just put them in the bed with you, preferably near the problem area. It does work. ... (15 replies)
... Put an unwrapped bar of bath soap in bed near your legs. It does work. No one knows why it works, but it has helped many, many people. ... (8 replies)
... Glad the soap is working for you. The idea has been around for along time. ... (1 replies)
... Years ago I read about putting an unwrapped bar of soap between the sheets to help you sleep and to settle the restless legs. I just laughed and went on my merry way! ... (1 replies)
... between the sheet and the mattress or mattress pad. It's been in our local papers many times, when people write in to the local doctor that writes in the paper, and they ask how to do this. ... (15 replies)
... My poor hubby has RLS and I put a bar of soap under the sheets on his side of the bed without telling him. I was conducting an experiment.... ... (17 replies)
RLS soap
Jan 9, 2011
... Put a bar of ordinary soap on top of the matress under the sheet in your bed. ... (2 replies)
... Have you ever heard of putting a bar of soap in your bed at your legs? ... (11 replies)
... Okay about 3 days ago, my husband told me that I had a bad night, and I was like what, and he told me that I moved more than usual in bed. Now I never thought that I moved much in bed, just a flip from my stomach to my back and vice versa. So I brought that up and he said NOOOO. ... (11 replies)
... It sure as hell does work. You don't have to tie soap to your leg, just put a bar or two under the covers with you. I just found out about this from a cousin who is a nurse and asked people why the had soap in their bed in ther hospital? ... (8 replies)
... Michele is right try everything, non medication, you can to help. Hot baths might help before bed or during an attack. ... (7 replies)
... especially in shins and ankles. It affected the nerves and it was extremely painful. ... (5 replies)
I am amazed
Aug 20, 2011
... It's almost weird. Someone suggested putting a bar of Ivory Soap under the bottom sheet on my bed for RLS and leg cramps. It shows how desperate I've been over this, but I actually did it. When I went to bed I thought' "I'm in for it. ... (5 replies)


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