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... I have darker black holes in the brainstem. They also mentioned that the red nuclei looks funny. I am having a repeat scan with contrast this time, and also some Xanax for fun!! There has also been some talk of sending me to an infectious disease Dr. to look into lymes a little more and rule out other diseases. ... (29 replies)
... I have had two and really didn't feel a thing. I have claustrophobia and the Dr. prescribed a Xanax for my MRI so that probably helped! ... (6 replies)
... No, as I said before, I am not at this point taking any MS medications. I AM taking a few things for sypmtoms, but not treatment. ... (49 replies)

... therefore, there is still a chance that things were there, but it didnt pick them up....keep that in mind. Secondly, it is true that you cannot rule out MS by an MRI of any type. First of all, many things can show up with MS in a spinal tap...also a spinal MRI can show things which wont show up on a brain scan... ... (14 replies)
... Hi Kelly. I have taken Xanax many times and YES 1/2 hour is plenty of time..howver, I question the dose. I take .25 mgs of Xanax, and can barely keep my eyes open when I take it. I can function, but NO WAY would I drive a car or try to do anything which included being 'aware"....1 mg is going to knock you out...youll be fine in the MRI, but are you taking someone with you to... (8 replies)
... Thanks so much for your wealth of information. I just wish that I had the whole spine MRI with the brain. I hated the open MRI, it was really hard to just relax. I even took a Xanax to help, and it did. I was still ready to get out. ... (14 replies)
... I know the stories about Levaquin and perhaps I'm a causality. I started having odd neurological problems after the Levaquin, which made me very ill for the 5 days I was on it, gastro problems, weird feeling in my head like I was going crazy, depression, general ill feeling. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, Kelley. I've never taken Xanax but I'd think the doctor would know the right dose. I'm a Valium girl on MRI days! ... (8 replies)
... Even I, who doesnt have anxiety problems, used Xanax in the beginning of my dx, to help me get thru some rough patches. There is nothing wrong with "taking the edge off" as long as you dont abuse it... ... (8 replies)
... I tried an open MRI last year, and I freaked out. It literally felt like they were closing the lid on a tomb. ... (4 replies)
... also, just so you know, there are such things as "open" MRIs. They are much larger and less claustrophobic...DO NOT GET ONE. They are not recommended or looking for brain lesions and many a patient has had a negative MRI in an open MRI, only to have major symtoms down the road and discover MS all along. ... (4 replies)
... however, I have some serious concern about you having a MRI in an open MRI machine. THey are not recommended for MS diagnosis...unfortunately, they do not pick up all the things which a regular MRI would pick up. ... (6 replies)
... Well, I had my MRI yesterday. You were all right...knowing what to expect made it easier. ... (8 replies)
... My first MRI was not a good experience. I found myself to be very claustrophobic, and the results were abnormal so I am having another one with contrast this time on Tuesday. ... (8 replies)
... Xanax as well as other Benzodiazapines are used for anxiety, seizures and are helpful for neuropathic pain and spasms. ... (5 replies)
... Open MRI Vs. closed MRI, I'm told it makes no difference but rather the power of the machine is the thing that you want to know,,,I had a 3. ... (14 replies)
... I became anemic in Jan., due to this anemia I was very sick with many anemia symptoms. My blood levels went up then down so I stayed sick for 7 mo's. Now I am better with a higher Hgb. ... (14 replies)
... I have been diagnosed with Graves a few years ago. There has been no medical intervention because the TSH and the other ones for hyperthyroidism keep coming back as Hyper and then normal. They think it keeps going up and down. Kinda like it when it is hyper, weight loss the easy way! ... (49 replies)
... I was on a whole lot of meds just prior to my brain MRI, and in fact ,was given a xanax or valium for the clautrophobia. No problems with the contrast itself or the insertion of the needle. ... (8 replies)
... Wouldn't the MRI with contrast be enough to see everything? ... (4 replies)

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