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... I have found several things that bring on my RLS and as long as I avoid them, I do quite well. I've been able to isolate 4 RLS triggers for myself. ... (5 replies)
RLS Triggers
Mar 2, 2006
... Before I started iron therapy, my triggers were Tylenol PM and anything containing calcium. Milk, yogurt, cheese, Tums, etc. ... (5 replies)
RLS Triggers
Feb 20, 2006
... This is very interesting. I beleive i have had RLS since about the age of 13. I can honestly say that every night for the past 3 years at least I have been in pain. MOst nights i am close to tears. ... (5 replies)

RLS Triggers
Feb 14, 2006
... because of pain and RLS symptoms. Good Luck all. ... (5 replies)
RLS Triggers
Jan 11, 2006
... Absolutely!!! Refined carbs, high fat, and alcohol will set off my RLS every time. ... (5 replies)
RLS Triggers
Jan 10, 2006
... I was wondering if any one else has noticed a relation to the food they eat with the onset of RLS symptoms? ... (5 replies)
RLS Sufferers
Sep 21, 2013
... I am a 3rd generation sufferer of RLS and I bring you hope. I wont make you wait till the end so here it is... ... (0 replies)
RLS and food
Oct 12, 2012
... Over time I started to see a pattern in where the triggers were at, then I went on to learn how to deal with those triggers without the use of psychoactive drugs. It is possible! Just have to practice at it. ... (6 replies)
Losing it from RLS
Aug 16, 2012
... It must be really difficult what your experiencing at the moment! Not being able to sleep, it's like a vicious cercle that triggers RLS... ... (27 replies)
... There is no cure for RLS at this time. However, Mirapex is not the only prescription medication available. ... (3 replies)
Is this RLS?
Jun 2, 2010
... The need to move definately sounds like RLS. The best doctor to see for that is a neurologist because it is a neurological disorder. RLS can have triggers for some people. It is a side effect of some medicines, for example, antihistamines often trigger RLS in people prone to having RLS. ... (2 replies)
... Has your doctor had you try Mirapex? You are on some heavy duty drugs, and I'm so sorry you aren't getting relief. I have been on Mirapex for over 10 years now and it helps a lot....in fact, I depend on it to sleep. As others have said, sometimes other medications can worsen your problems. Antihistimines, for instance. Caffeine, sugar, alcohol....these are all triggers. ... (4 replies)
Rls help please
May 8, 2010
... Yes RLS can be painful as it gets more severe, mine can be. ... (8 replies)
Rls help please
May 6, 2010
... I didn't know RLS could cause pain. Mine are torture, but it's from the unrelenting need to move them hour after hour after hour. ... (8 replies)
RLS when tired?
Jan 31, 2010
... Yes, it could be the gluten. You could try going gluten free for awhile and see if that helps your symptoms. I have also noticed sugar and caffeine as triggers. I had pasta last night and noticed more severe leg cramps.....I should also try the gluten free diet. You may want to see a doctor about your symptoms. (4 replies)
... It is a neurological condition, but substances can trigger the neurological response. That doesn't mean all cases of RLS will be attributable to a substance, but I would guess that most are. ... (5 replies)
... I had understood RLS as a neurological condition. ... (5 replies)
... in other words, the effect is not immediate, which is why it is often difficult to figure out "what" the triggers are. Many antidepressant drugs are associated with RLS also. ... (5 replies)
... This is new to me...My understanding of RLS is that it is a neurological based syndrome, treated with the same medication as Parkinson's disease. I know that a lack of iron can make the symptoms worse. ... (5 replies)
... There are lots of things that can trigger your rls. For many of us, caffeine in any form, even half a cup of coffee early in the morning will cause rls in the evening. I have discovered a number of triggers for myself and as long as I stir clear of them, my rls is at a minimum. ... (4 replies)


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