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30+ years of RLS
Dec 26, 2012
... I wanted to add this runs in families but is more severe in some people than others. ... (15 replies)
... Hi there ,I can sympathize with what you're going thru,I have had RLS all of my life,first noticed by my mom when I was in my teens, I am 59 so that's how long I've dealt with it, I was only diagnosed about 8 years ago because the doctors kept saying it was nerves , a sleep study revealed mine, since then my neuro has prescribed a dopomine (requip) some doctors hesitate to... (13 replies)
Mirapex dose
Sep 12, 2003
... uncture,which has never been done. The first neuro I saw did a EMG and it was normal. The second who was a MS specialist did Mri's but not the spinal fluid. He is the one that gave me Amantidine, he said for dystonia and then sent me to the movement disorder specialist. ... (19 replies)

... melatonin, SSRIs, Benadryl will make RLS worse it seems. My symptoms came way down after stopping the aforementioned. Now I have mild RLS whereas before it was restless body. ... (10 replies)
... n seeing ads for RLS treatments I always thought it was the most ridiculous thing I had ever heard and now.... I seem to have it! I would say it feels more like restless BODY syndrome. My entire body feels like it has been invaded by the 'creeps'. ... (7 replies)
... My son is having uncontrollable spasms all over his body. The best way to discribe the worst one he had is to say thatit was like a seizure, but he was awake and consicious. ... (8 replies)
I have the "Jerks"
Feb 15, 2005
... of the day laying down. From someone that went from working 12 hour days and walking miles to go to not doing anything for 3 years now is really a challenge. I have started an aquatic workout because of my muscle loss and shortness of breath in hopes that will work. ... (27 replies)
Soap trick
Sep 22, 2011
... Now we know that RLS can affect any and many body parts. You can have pain or no pain and yes, it can wake you up from a sound sleep. The more we learn, the more we realize we do not understand this disease. ... (28 replies)
Preg with RLS
Jan 25, 2005
... Um magnesium is NOT a drug my darlin' it's a mineral. ... (10 replies)
... I get RLS, but not every night. When it gets bad, I feel it in my arms and lower back, so yes, I believe it can affect more than just legs! (2 replies)
Could be rls??
Sep 23, 2004
... anyway, it never really bothered me but i always have an urge to move my legs, its like its the only part of my body that my mind focuses on so if i sit down or im standing up im constantly moving my legs and doing like "dance" steps to soothe my urge. ... (6 replies)
... I have severe restless legs, and twice when I went to give blood they said my blood did not have enough iron for them to take it, but that it was sufficent for my body. ... (11 replies)
Help!!!!!!
Apr 24, 2015
... Keep on trying everything else.. must not be to bad yet. Very sad that people ignore the simple. My husbands RLS became body restless syndrome and felt like he was being electrocuted and could not control his arms from flailing or legs. ... (11 replies)
... Richard, I have hemochromatosis as well, diagnosed 30 years ago (my brother and I are the only ones in the family with it). I used to get RLS on and off, but in the past week it has been relentless, unable to sleep two nights in a row. When I was first diagnosed (30 yrs ago) I was getting phlebotomies approx 2-3 times per week and at that time they also gave me a shot of... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with heretitary hemochromatosis 15 years ago. It is the inability to metabolize iron. Iron had been building up and storing in my body since birth. It was poisoning my organs. Treatment was therapeutic phlebotomies to reduce the iron stores. ... (4 replies)
Requip & Neurontin
Sep 22, 2007
... of the time. It makes me very sleepy though and I have no choice but to sleep about a hour after taking it. That, for me, is bliss because before I started using requip I hadly slept because of my restless legs syndrome, which madly, I get in all of my body! ... (6 replies)
... :) Hi all, I've noticed that my rls is much worse when my plantar fascitis (sp)/heel spurs are aggravated. When my feet hurt, my legs kill me. It's also much worse when I'm over-tired (which is becoming a daily occurence lately). Does anyone else have this problem? Or experience with something that aggravates their symptoms? By the way, I take .125 mg of Mirapex at... (1 replies)
... we have a small and pathetic dopamine transport system. My mild and intermittent RLS is becoming more frequent with each passing year. ... (2 replies)
... as 12. But it was intermittent and I guess mild because I always eventually fell asleep. It didn't even really bother me during pregnancy much. It turned into restless body in my 40s when I started the melatonin. I didn't make the connection for years but that's when I found out about the iron at night thing. ... (30 replies)
RLS and Bad Back
Dec 2, 2012
... it wasnt the first time I had what I think was a sign of restless leg syndrome. ... (10 replies)


Associated Tags: anemia, augmentation, hemochromatosis, insomnia, iron overload, rebound, restless leg syndrome, rls, sleep deprivation

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