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Posted 22 Feb 2018 by • 1 answer
... disabling. I have been on pain medication which I believe has helped keep me alive.with all the pain med talk should I feel wrong to ask for my medication.is my Dr wrong to prescribe anything. I'm confused and suffering. Thank you i have muscles which are twisting my body out of shape with ...
Posted 24 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I get Botox for my Dystonia and my Dr increased my dosage really fast and I think I got to much because I feel worse than ever. I have been getting Botox for years and never felt this bad before! I have a lot of pain, muscle cramps worse than my normal cramps, I keep forgetting things, tired and ...
Posted 12 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Dysport and Botox both have cosmetic uses. But what is the difference between these botulinum toxins?
Posted 4 Jan 2017 by • 4 answers
Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? I take 1,000mg 3 times a day for occipital neuralgia, migraines, and cervical dystonia; as prescribed by my Neurologist. It helps to a degree but it's not miraculous at alleviating the pain. I also take a cocktail of other medications for other ...
Posted 14 May 2017 by • 3 answers
Everything was going well with my medicines, or so I thought, until I began having neurological problems. I was diagnosed with tardive dyskinesia/dystonia/akathisia from long term use of Abilify. So, my doctor switched me to lithium & Lexapro, then recently switched my Lexapro to Prozac. I have ...
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Posted 5 Jan 2016 by • 3 answers
I am allergic to Lyrica, when I was prescribed lyrica in the past, my reaction was that all I did was sleep. It was hard to wake me up. My current Dr a neurologist wants to start me on baclofen as I have been diagnosed with dystonia. I am concerned that it will cause the same reaction.
Posted 29 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
... tardive dyskinesia dystonia and they took me off it abruptly so now I have to have DBS surgery lost job,home ,life
Posted 20 Jan 2016 by • 2 answers
I'm wondering if its possible to have not dystonia and fibromyalgia. My neurologist has recently told me he didn't think my diagnosis of fibromyalgia is accurate. He mentioned that he believes that I have chronic pain disorder and not fibro. Though today I had to see a new Dr about my ...
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Posted 5 May 2016 by • 0 answers
I've be on various medication for my disability (DYT1 Dystonia) I want to reduce Baclofen but I can't make out the letters/numbers imprinted on the 10MG Baclofen and the lettering on 2MG Rivotril. Any help you can give will be much appreciated. Thank you
Posted 28 Nov 2015 by • 2 answers
I had a perforated ulcer about 20 years ago due to the fact that I was taken regular doses of aspirin over a term of several years to relieve the pain of then undiagnosed Cervical dystonia. At least that is what the doctors told me. I did not have h. pylori or other factors that would have caused a ...
Posted 24 Oct 2015 by • 0 answers
... group, I know that there has to be some help in my area, I live in Virginia near Newport News, and Hampton