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... I joined these forums in my quest to seek relief from RLS and some other issues as I get older. ... (19 replies)
Worse case of RLS
May 23, 2009
... My understanding is that Requip and Mirapax help the body use its own dopamine more efficiently whereas Carbidopa/Levodopa is artificial dopamine. I thought, but may be wrong, that Carbidopa/Levodopa has a very short "half-life" - this seems true for me, I just switched to it from Requip and where the Requip never really seemed to wear off, the Carbidopa/Levodopa only lasts... (3 replies)
... And am I the only one who suffers EXTREME RLS to the point that I might literally go insane if I don't move my body to alleviate the uneasiness of the RLS? ... (3 replies)

Post-Surgery RLS
Nov 26, 2003
... I am new to this board and I am wondering if anyone has a similar RLS experience. ... (4 replies)
... The problem with RLS is that it's a cyclical thing as well, the more tired you are, the more aggravated the RLS becomes, and the more aggravated the RLS becomes, the less you sleep, therefore, the more tired you are. ... (14 replies)
... I was diagnosed with RLS about 15 years ago. If you could picture a sliding scale of severity, I would have to be at the absolute highest end. ... (0 replies)
... I currently take sinement three times a night for RLS. I need to add an antidepressant for extreme anxiety that is leaving me unfunctional at times. ... (1 replies)
Husband has RLS
Mar 9, 2009
... Recent studies have shown that requip can cause RLS to become worse. My RLS got much worse. But, if he wants to stay on the requip, check the milligrams that he is taking. It starts as low as .25mg. He may want to try a lower dose. ... (3 replies)
... I've been a rls sufferer for many years, and I also seem to have a problem with my joints dislocating and tmj. ... (4 replies)
Severe RLS
Jul 31, 2006
... I recently had a sleep study done and was diagnosed with severe RLS and started on Requip. I was wondering if anyone would know if RLS can be in the arms and legs? ... (7 replies)
... anything that causes edema of the legs and ankles. I also find that removing any restrictive clothing, even socks, before trying to relax, keeps RLS at bay longer. ... (10 replies)
... anything that causes edema of the legs and ankles. I also find that removing any restrictive clothing, even socks, before trying to relax, keeps RLS at bay longer. ... (10 replies)
... nesium won't do much good. So I am with LilPea in wondering if your seeing the right doctor. When you start calling for docs look for a neuro. Not only do I have rls but I also have plms which is perodic limb movement. ... (14 replies)
RLS or Sciatica?
Aug 23, 2004
... now requip seems to be partially helping. One med I know deadens the pain is vicodin, but because of drowsiness I only take a small dose before going to bed on extreme instances. ... (2 replies)
... my son has same problems,hes in jail instead of a mental hospital (1 replies)
... Please will someone help!!!??! My husband is on 20 meds, including Mirapex for an extreme case of RLS, but he was also on Risperdal for his Bipolar W/ Psychosis symptoms.......The doctor said the Riserpdal was fighting against the Mirapex and they took him off the Risperdal.... They put him on Depakote Sprinkles 500m a day, instead, but that does not control his Bipolar... (1 replies)
... Hi, I'm Jan. I have RLS so bad it effects my whole body now with aching pain that feels horrible. ... (16 replies)
... I agree I would say the 1st thing to check with the doc is the lexapro. I had to go off it do to extreme mood changes making me agressive. ... (4 replies)
RLS and ultram w/d
Apr 25, 2004
... My true feeling is that i'd rather live every day with opiate withdrawal than with rls. I have extreme pain with mine and nothing helps. ... (1 replies)
Could I have RLS
Mar 17, 2004
... I have read there can be different symptoms with RLS. You describe mine to a tee. I get that tingling and I know I will kick. (2 replies)


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