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Nothing is working
Apr 17, 2014
... n 17 years. I've had RLS for many years. Neurontin worked well for years. A lot of the symptoms that I thought were from Diabetic Neuropathy is from the RLS. Mirapex is working really well. I've had problems during the day for years. Used to cause problems driving, which I don't do anymore. ... (17 replies)
Nothing is working
Apr 16, 2014
... I am working my way up to 1 mg of Mirapex in the morning. ... (17 replies)
Nothing is working
Apr 12, 2014
... Miss Helen, so sorry you are experiencing "augmentation". This happens in most patients that take dopamine agonist (Mirapex, Neurontin, Requip, Sinemet) for Chronic Persistant RLS. They don't really know why. This class of RLS is called Refactory, which means your symptoms are unresponsive to monotherapy with first-line agents, the one I mentioned above. You might consider... (17 replies)

Nothing is working
Apr 12, 2014
... ed. A couple years after that it stopped helping with sleep. I bounced so much that one night I fell off the bed. In October the Neurologist put me on 1 mg of Mirapex and 600 mg of Neurontin at 5PM. Unfortunately, I was then waking up at 4 or 5 in the morning. He just added a morning dose of 1 mg of Mirapex. ... (17 replies)
Mirapex for RLS
Mar 9, 2014
... I've been taking Mirapex for several years, 4 a day. I wouldn't make it through the day or night without it. ... (1 replies)
Rls
Mar 20, 2014
... I have been on Mirapex for years. I have had 3 surgery on my foot mirapex does not seem to work. ... (0 replies)
Mirapex
Jan 6, 2014
... I went to a neurologist recommended by RLS told me to take a quarter of mirapex 3 times a day. ... (0 replies)
Mirapex for RLS
Jan 2, 2014
... Been taking Mirapex since late Oct. Have been on 1mg for about a month or so now. ... (1 replies)
Mirapex and RLS
Dec 4, 2013
... I'm now on 1 mg of Mirapex. No signs of restless legs when trying to fall asleep. However, I had to cut back my Amitriptyline and Bentyl that I take for Irritable bowel. That's causing me to wake up around 6 and not be able to get back to sleep. I cut it back because Mriapex is causing constipation. I'm happy with the results of Mirapex. No legs jumping or hands shaking... (5 replies)
Mirapex and RLS
Nov 6, 2013
... I'm on my second round of Mirapex. I'm up to .25 mg and on Saturday I increase it to .50. So far seeing some positive signs. With this weeks dose I'm sleeping somewhat better. I'm getting to sleep straight through from about midnight (an hour after taking meds) until maybe 5 or 6 then I wake up every hour or so, but fall back to sleep pretty easily. Only side effect is... (5 replies)
Mirapex and RLS
Nov 1, 2013
... e always been with falling asleep. I have taken 1200 mg of Neurontin and 10 mg of Ambien and 25 mg of Amitryptline to aid with sleep. Now I'm taking .125 mg of Mirapex and find I'm waking up numerous times a night. I'm due to increase it to .25 mg on Sunday. Does anyone know if Mirapex causes this? ... (5 replies)
... I was diagnosed with RLS around 1997 and have been on Mirapex for more than a decade. After nearly a year of sleep issues my doctor decided to ween me off Mirapex and onto the Neupro patch. Been on it four weeks now and seems to work. However, whether due to its use or something else, constipation has become an issue. ... (0 replies)
... Mirapex (Pramipexole) gave me horrible side effects. Everyone is different but for me it almost made me feel like I had the flu each morning and very bad nausea. I just wrote a new topic about my symptoms in this very forum. Take a look. But nothing seems to work for me and I'm desperately searching for answers trust me. When you go a week with only a few hours sleep and... (1 replies)
... have such muscle aches that it takes me several hours each day to move easily and comfortably. I have tried getting off mirapex on my own and that was hell. I could not sleep for 3 days and finally gave up. ... (1 replies)
... I have been on mirapex for years now all of a sudden it does not work I have been on a lot of stress do I take something for stress or stop mirapex My doctors got me on klonopen,which does not help. ... (0 replies)
... Hello I have been taking Mirapex and Horizant for RLS (Mirapex for a couple of year and Horizant in the past few months). I think the HOrizant is causing me to have overall unhappiness, withdraw from others. My temper has gotten very short fused as well. Has anyone else taken Horizant had this experience with Horizant. Looking to get some advice if you have made a... (0 replies)
... I'm having the same problem with mirapex and insomnia. I don't know what to do about it. I go to sleep late, dream terrible dreams, wake up early and have to get up. ... (13 replies)
... Has anyone successfully gotten off Mirapex? I have made a few weak attempts, but the longest I went without taking it was 3 days, during which time I slept maybe 4 hours total. I was a total wreck and just couldn't continue. I went back on Mirapex; however, I am miserable about the dependency, the weight gain, and need to take more now than when I started. Anyone out there... (0 replies)
... To top it off, my rls was very minor when I stupidly mentioned it to my neurologist who recommended Mirapex. I believe Mirapex has augmented my rls, making it worse. Anyone have thoughts on that? ... (13 replies)
... sorry if i made you think the fish oil was good for rls...no, i meant for the insomnia....my rls has only been helped with mirapex a parkinson drug. ... (13 replies)




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