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... I have suffered with RSL for years. You said you are on pramipexole. I took that for a long time and found out that studies indicate that it augments the RLS. My RLS started manifesting during the day and my arms became involved. I had to wean off of the pramipexole and will never take it again. The withdrawal was horrible but necessary. I am currently taking Lyrica. It... (3 replies)
... suggested on my fb page that drinking 6oz. of tonic water before bed would help restless leg syndrome. Why not. I have been on pramipexole and atavan and am now on Sinemet . I have bought every gadget for legs that has come out. ... (3 replies)
... @Blacktea- I'm an extreme neewbie here but a long time sufferer (45 yrs). Reading your explanation of RLS was informative and much more understandable than any other I've read. Thank you for that. I find it interesting that you mention dopamine 'release' being triggered by iron, quinine, turmeric and potassium. Perhaps for me that is an issue as I am allergic to quinine & iron... (10 replies)

... gets rid of RLS for the night. One teaspoon exceeds the recommended daily allowance. Others swear by a teaspoon of mustard in water before bed. Some swear by niacin and magnesium but I found these to make my RLS worse. When I get an attack I run for iron and specifically iron bisglycinate. ... (10 replies)
... quinine water just carbonated water with a very,very weak amount of quinine in it? ... (9 replies)
... it. You should probably print out some information about rls, and give it to your son's doctor, you may also want to see a neurolgist. Try giving your son some tonic water and see if that helps him. ... (12 replies)
... Eating a well balanced diet is important also. Eating a banana every day will help your potassium levels which can be helpful in fighting restless leg syndrome. Anemia can cause multiple problems. ... (0 replies)
... Eating a well balanced diet is important also. Eating a banana every day will help your potassium levels which can be helpful in fighting restless leg syndrome. Anemia can cause multiple problems. ... (2 replies)
... I have had restless legs syndrome for a long time, but I have never gotten any medication or anything like that for it. ... (1 replies)
... I have had problems with restless leg syndrome for years. Recently, my doctor told me to drink some tonic water that has quinine before I go to bed. This really has seemed to help. Apparently the quinine has a calming effect on the muscles. It is definately worth a try. ... (4 replies)




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