... I am glad ketamine..worked for you.
People who think it is in your head, do not appear to be all that intelligent. I have a few relatives like that. They tend to be rather simple minded as if they believe the world is still flat.
My doctor explained to me that essential all pain is in your head, thru the brain is how we perceive pain. When the nervous system has such a... (12 replies)
... it starts with a trial run that at least affords the opportunity to see if it helps with your particular symptoms and your pain. ... (6 replies)
... Quite honestly, you've provided quite a few keywords describing RSD and some of the things I've personally experienced with RSD... ... (7 replies)
... used in gasoline and lit on fire, the hypersensitivity to touch and pain, a loss of temperature sensation, and numbness in some portions of the affected leg. The symptoms started literally the day after my ankle reconstruction. ... (7 replies)
... and recognized it for the beast that it is. The reason this is important is that RSD patients may not exhibit every major symptom at the same time, if at all. ... (7 replies)
... I have noticed in various threads on this healthboard that for alot of people, what they eat directly effects their RSD symptoms. ... (14 replies)
... hi weirditch and welcome. sorry you have rsd. even though rsd can go into remission it can still come back again. the symptoms you are describing sound like rsd symptoms. you don't need to have all the symptom of rsd or have the symptoms be in the same spot for it to be rsd again. ... (1 replies)
... Is possible to have RSD without pain. my hand is stiff, purple, sweats, unable to make a fist, my nails have grown 3 times faster than my other hand, swelling. ... (0 replies)
... I'm so sorry to hear that, Terlin! My daughter didn't have any of those symptoms, but we're all different. I hope some people here can give you some helpful tips! (3 replies)
... Please list your symptoms and what meds that help! ... (3 replies)
... I have RSD/CRPS and I experience most of those symptoms. I'm going to ask my PM about a diagnosis of dysautonomia. Some folks who have CRPS also have dysautonomia. (3 replies)
... Can rsd cause bowel and bladder problems head difficulty breathing and swallowing and alterd senses of sound seeing and taste also tempeture sensitivity and confusion (3 replies)
... I have had outpatient Ketamine infusions, starting with the 10 day infusion. They have been amazing. I got boosters this past thursday and friday, I have no rsd pain whatsoever. The last infusion I got 2 weeks with absolutelly no RSD pain. ... (4 replies)
... Swelling has never really been one of my symptoms either. I do get color and Temperature changes though. ... (3 replies)
... impacts to alot of your areas where you already have RSD spread. just EVEN having any other areas decide to pop in on you would increase your particular risks here too. ... (14 replies)
... FYI - You can't go to Germany for the ketamine coma - it has been closed down for quite some time. But Mexico remains open and I have heard that the doc there does a terrific job.
Good luck, Sandy (48 replies)
... post another thread asking for a good RSD Dr. in your area....there are good people on here that will help you find one. I would go outside this Dr. that dx'd you. get a second opinion... ... (48 replies)
... I haven't heard of rsd causing people infertility. I will have to look into that. There are meds,many meds out there that can cause this problem. ... (2 replies)
... the one huge thing you really need to understand here, and i really cannot fathom where this rheumy came up with this, is RSD symptoms are pretty distinctive in how they present. the one thing he is telling you IS NOT an actual true 'symptom' of even having RSD. ... (35 replies)
... It's full body rsd. When you have rsd pain and symptoms all over then that's it! I have full body too. It's always a good idea to have any new pain checked out. ... (6 replies)