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... Other helpful drugs for RLS are sedatives, anticonvulsants, and pain relievers. No one thing works for all, and no one dosage of any drug works for all. Many use 1 mg. per day of Requip, and get along fine. One person uses 14 mg. per day and still has problems. Every case is individual. ... (15 replies)
Requip dosage?
Feb 14, 2006
... Reports in the literature indicate treatment of RLS with dopaminergic medications can result in a worsening of symptoms in the early morning hours, referred to as rebound. ... (5 replies)
Nothing is working
Jun 14, 2014
... I started the Requip about 10 years ago, and added either the Tramadol, or 2.5 mg. ... (42 replies)

... I would ask for a copy of the actual lab results. An important test is ferritin, the stored iron in your body. It can cause RLS if low, and above 100 is ideal. ... (12 replies)
... I have been suffering with RLs for almost ten years now, and I cannot imagine having to take medication three times a night for RLS. Do you mean getting up three times a night? ... (1 replies)
... I was on Requip and it did work well, but the dosage had to be increased after a few months. Then I had trouble with my vision. Doctor switched me to neurontin instead. Vision got better. ... (2 replies)
Just DX with RLS
Feb 4, 2009
... No problem with antibiotics although was treated for c. difficle after heavy duty antibiotic use in 2002 post breast lumpectomy. Thyroid function issues for years which I believe now, looking back were a huge contributor to my anxiety and agoraphobia in the past. ... (11 replies)
... hct for hypertension and my restless leg was HORRIBLE at that time! ... (6 replies)
... drug program where they were testing what we think was Requip. It worked wonders for him so after the study ended and Requip was put on the market for RLS he went to his doctor and asked for it. As soon as the study ended and he stopped the medication his RLS kicked back in full force. ... (6 replies)
RLS/Requip Problem
Nov 10, 2006
... and the requip was making that worse. I have read it very common for people who are Iron defficient to have RLS. It's a inexpensive over the counter supplement. ... (2 replies)
Requip dosage?
Feb 13, 2006
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Requip dosage?
Feb 13, 2006
... I take 1 MG of Requip at bedtime prescribed by Shands at the University of Florida and 2 tablets of 'CLONAZEPAM' 0. ... (5 replies)
Requip dosage?
Jan 30, 2006
... although it didn't have a name then. My mom was told I had growing pains. Anyway, I finally started taking requip about 6 weeks ago and it started working from the beginning. I now sleep wonderfully without being wakened by my legs driving me crazy. ... (5 replies)
Nothing is working
Apr 12, 2014
... s. I have experienced augmentation from all of them to the degree that I couldn't function during the day and, of course, couldn't sleep at night. Increasing the dosage doesn't work. It actually makes the symptoms worse and more frequent. ... (42 replies)
... RLS. Willis Ekbom Disease is really what this RLS is. ... (1 replies)
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... Reading your story really scares me about my future. My RLS is progressing to more and more every year. At times when I'm at work on my break I get the feelings in my leg. Mine seems to be isolated to my left side. ... (3 replies)
Sep 7, 2012
... I also suffer with RLS and take requip 3 mg. I need to take mine a good hour before bedtime for it to work best for me. ... (2 replies)
... 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. ... (4 replies)
Worse case of RLS
May 23, 2009
... My understanding is that Requip and Mirapax help the body use its own dopamine more efficiently whereas Carbidopa/Levodopa is artificial dopamine. I thought, but may be wrong, that Carbidopa/Levodopa has a very short "half-life" - this seems true for me, I just switched to it from Requip and where the Requip never really seemed to wear off, the Carbidopa/Levodopa only lasts... (3 replies)

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