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Losing it from RLS
Aug 24, 2014
... pain meds helped. I was able to sit and watch TV without getting up!! I have several back issues including arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis etc. I take 10 mg of mirapex at night and 15 mg oxycodone. I have been living a pretty normal life for the last several years . The opioids work! ... (18 replies)
Nothing is working
Jun 14, 2014
... Some of the latest research by doctors trained to treat RLS seems to indicate that lower doses of DAs are much more effective than those above 1 mg (Requip, not sure about Mirapex). Once the threshold of 1 mg. is passed, the likelihood of augmentation and rebound is much greater. Am wondering if this is why so many of those who have taken more (with their doctor's blessing)... (42 replies)
Nothing is working
Jun 13, 2014
... Been taking Mirapex since last October. Worked my way to 1mg at bedtime. In April it was increased to work up to 1mg in the morning. ... (42 replies)

Rls
Jun 3, 2014
... I stopped taking Mirapex for better than a week and was taking gabapentin. I went back to Mirapex at a lower dose.75,mg I would like to know if weather can mess up restless legs. It has been hot and humid and I have a hard time keeping it down to . ... (0 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)
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)
... has anyone tried fish oil for insomnia? I hear it works, if so, then i wont give up the Mirapex cause it really works for rls (13 replies)




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