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... At one time I only had the leg jerking at night. It would go on for a long time. I was not on any medications except for sleep meds. ... (3 replies)
... and my wife says they are somewhat better now, but when I started doing it about three years ago, I would keep her awake at night. ... (3 replies)
... only last a second, but it involves the entire body. It might be described as "seizure like", but it's just once and then it's over. It does involve the entire body though. ... (3 replies)

... I'm afraid I don't have much knowledge of medication such as methadone, but I can relate to the jerking certainly. ... (3 replies)
... Neurontin, plus magnesium 400mg and Calcium 500 mg at night. ... (2 replies)
... nk it's caused by the medication. Either the Methadone or a combination. I never had this before I started on the Meth. I was on Oxycontin for over a year and at fairly high doses, but did not have anything like this. ... (6 replies)
Is it RLS??
Jan 31, 2012
... mine is an uncontrollable urge to move my legs while I am still ,sometimes with crawling sensations and feeling as though I have on hose , somtimes lying still at night I get a jerking which can be felt on any part of my body my neurologist treats mine so, I guess its neurological, I was diagnosed when I had a sleep study , these are by doctors that specialize in sleep... (3 replies)
... What is your body type? ... (10 replies)
... I also wondered if anyone else experiences pain along with this, or at separate times. ... (1 replies)
What exatly is it?
Sep 11, 2003
... and make things worse. If you take antidepressants, SSRI's are nasty to RLS.. There are a few doctor's who specialize in RLS, a lot of the time it is that your body is lacking certain types of minerals.. ... (2 replies)
... the constant violent jerking in the bed knocked a huge picture off the wall that the headboard was against. ... (4 replies)
... I've had rls for too many years. It effects me day and night and All over my body, not just my legs. I take a prescription called 'Mirapex' three times aday, the last one at bedtime...This has been a MIRALCE DRUG for me!!! ... (5 replies)
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)
30+ years of RLS
Dec 26, 2012
... YES! I've had RLS as many yrs as you have,I'm 58 in Jan. It has taken over my body. Its the worse kind of Torture, everywhere on your body enveloped in the most almost unexplainable agony. How do you define RLS? ... (15 replies)
... One thing that I do, is walk around the house a bit. It will not stop the jerks, but they will go away for a few minutes, and, of course, there is no jerking while having weight on my legs. ... (19 replies)


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