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... If you do decide to switch to chelated magnesium or citrate, you won't need a high dose because more of that form is absorbed. (I believe 200-400mg max per day is safe). TOO much mag can be toxic to the body, so dont't over-do it. (14 replies)
... You're welcome. I am surprised the oxide form works for you, but I guess everyone's body absorbs things differently. Therefore, since the oxide form is cheaper anyway and works for you, I wouldn't change a thing. ... (14 replies)
... Keep in mind that Magnesium Oxide hardly absorbs in your body, therefore its main purpose is a laxative. To control nerve spasms and relax the muscles, you need to take magnesium in citrate or chelated form. Unfortunately, these forms are more expensive and harder to find. Also, there has been some research that suggests the B Vitamins may aggravate symptoms because they are a... (14 replies)

Nothing is working
Mar 31, 2014
... rain can only pick it up from bloodstream, not from our stores. And the general concensus is that our bodies withhold iron in an effort to thwart attacks on the body by bacterial infections, auto immune diseases, and inflammation in general, especially inflammation in the gut. ... (17 replies)
... melatonin, SSRIs, Benadryl will make RLS worse it seems. My symptoms came way down after stopping the aforementioned. Now I have mild RLS whereas before it was restless body. ... (8 replies)
... Yes, bio-available iron. I use "Easy Iron." It has to be taken when you are having an attack and on an empty stomach preferably. Iron is to RLS what Advil is to muscle cramps and Benadryl is to allergies. But there's no point taking these things in the morning when your allergy or cramps or RLS occur at night. There's a very long and confusing reason for doing this. It... (1 replies)
... Hi, My name is Jan. I am wondering if anyone else is experiencing a, for no other name, "restless body syndrome". I have RLS so bad it effects my whole body now with aching pain that feels horrible. It happens during the day also. Not just at night. It has been worse than it is right now. ... (5 replies)
... o have Fibro I am thinking it has something to do with that..It is a awful feeling to..You cant stay still long enough to get to sleep half the time..I never had restless leg its self,and now I have restless body..lol I am also 31 weeks pregnant so I already cant sleep so this stuff is really messing me up.. ... (18 replies)
... You know what. I am like this too. I always feel like I can't sit still. When I'm sitting in class, I move around at least 30 times before it let's out. It's like this for me. It's like I can never be comfortable with myself or be calm. I know exactly what you mean. You just wish that you were more calm, cool and collective, but instead you come off as an overly anxious... (2 replies)
... nt to take requip during the day because it makes me sleepy. I wish there was a way to alleviate the symptoms during the day because I find sometimes at work my body just wants to jerk around when I'm sitting at my desk and I have to stand to work on the computer. ... (2 replies)
... I don't experience RLS, really. It's more like all over my body where I feel jittery, anxious and restless. I feel like I'm on some kind of speed. ... (2 replies)
Restless body
Oct 1, 2007
... i don't know what too do...my entire body is restless and jumpy... ... (0 replies)
... When I get in to much pain, my body reacts by getting antsy, and I actaully can't control my flailing limbs. If I lower the pain it stops. No ones figured out why though. ... (5 replies)
... r for this symptom you are feeling.this does sound more like some sort of actual neuro related problem and not so much 'just' RLS.you need a better Dx than whole body RLS,as this does sound like an actual symptom of something not an actual Dx in and of itself. ... (5 replies)
... I too, have restless leg syndrome. I used to get the feeling of something crawling under my skin and tingling, stinging, and other feelings on my legs and especially on my feet. ... (2 replies)
... k there is, in fact I know there is. I have a bad case of RLS, and the sensation I have sometimes covers my whole body. When that happens, I feel like jerking my body for relief. I get the relief but only for a short time, like 15 seconds or so. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, If you go to the RLS Foundation's website, they discuss this more in detail. But yes, you can have RLS in all areas of your body, legs are just the most common. I have had it in my arms on rare occasion too. I would give you the website, but we are not allowed to post other websites on here. So just look up RLS Foundation in google, they are the experts in this field and... (2 replies)
... A few months ago, I started noticing everytime I laid down or tried to rest, my legs always felt like they needed to stretch or get up and walk around. Then it started to go to my feet, arms, back and neck. For the past month now I have been having problems going to sleep because I'm twisting and turning while having to tried and stretch my body. It only gets better when I get... (2 replies)
... While I've had this problem to some extent as long as I can remember, I has gotten a lot worse recently. (Only coinciding thing I can think of is it started when I began eating "better" foods, and eliminating as much junk, salt, and simple sugars as possible.) The best word I came across for it is "fasciculation" (fascics for short) ... sort of a small spasm or twitching. ... (7 replies)
... Judy - I hope this simple fix works for you as well as it has for me. I still get occasional very mild bouts but nothing like I endured before the magnesium was added to my daily diet. I cannot say that I have had any itchy skin other than typical winter dry skin on hands and legs. Let me know if the magnesium helps you. Good luck! (14 replies)


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