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... Thanks for the ongoing encourage. Actually, I realized my Cymbalta was worsening the RLS so I cut back from 60mg/d to 30mg/day and that helped. Now I do pretty well with 1/2 tab levo/carbodopa and the lower dose Cymbalta, plus 400mg Mg++, 600mg Ca++ at bedtime. (27 replies)
... Do you have any side effects? knitbebe (7 replies)
... Wow, I haven't been up this late since I started taking my med. I forgot to pick up my scrip and guess what? Here I am at 2am fighting with my legs. Makes one wonder if it's all in the head :eek: I wish all of you who suffer from this a good, lasting remedy. (7 replies)

... gotta go but it works for me and if I don't keep taking it every 5 hrs I am a wreck (7 replies)
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... Hi hey I take the same meds only mine is 25/ :jester: 100 and I take 3 xaday (7 replies)
... Thanks for the reply GenRose. My dosage is 25/250 and I take 1 tablet before bedtime. Works every time and NO side effects! (7 replies)
... Great news Shoxx....What dosage is effective for you? I have the same medication and can take 1 or 2 tabs before bedtime. I think the dose is 10/100. It is hit or miss for me. Sometimes helps and sometimes not. (7 replies)
... :angel: Finally after several years of suffering, I went to the Doc about it. I have insurance that only pays for generics so we tried this one first. Kaboom! relief!. I didn't want to post until I had had success for a while. I've read on this thread about this med and I'm so glad I tried it. If I'm not sleeping nowadays, it's because of caffien or overactive mind. ;) (7 replies)
RLS and vicoden
Jun 27, 2003
... What is Levsin or Levbid? If those are dopa medications, then absolutely their discontinuance could cause RLS. I have also found vicodin to be one of the few things that works for RLS. Another medication you can try is carbodopa (notice, it's a dopa medication). I've also found that sometimes, although not always, doing a lot of exercise early in the day will reduce... (12 replies)
... I've used carbodopa (Sinemet) for RLS with great effect; however, it stopped working after about 8 months. I also use vicodin if I can't sleep due to RLS, and it does seem to help. (18 replies)




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