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Dystonia - Hello , I have a neurological condition which is extremely painful. It is physically?

Posted 22 Feb 2018 by Karen H 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 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 ...

Dysport vs Botox: What's the difference?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Dysport and Botox both have cosmetic uses. But what is the difference between these botulinum toxins?

What are some of the side effects of to much Botox in the neck?

Posted 24 Nov 2017 by Talkalotdj 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 ...

Is it normal to take 3,000mg of gabapentin? Or would another be better?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Luna moth 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 ...

Bipolar, uncontrolled diabetic, swollen feet/lower legs, panic attacks need a sub for Lithium?

Posted 14 May 2017 by HopingToSparkAgain 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 ...

If I'm allergic to lyrica will baclofen create same reaction?

Posted 5 Jan 2016 by hdminer6 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.

Tardive Dyskinesia - I was given seriquel for sleep and been on it for 5 year and I developed?

Posted 29 Feb 2016 by Shawnna1 1 answer

... tardive dyskinesia dystonia and they took me off it abruptly so now I have to have DBS surgery lost job,home ,life

Fibromyalgia / dystonia?

Posted 20 Jan 2016 by hdminer6 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 ...

Will Nucynta induce dystonia?

Posted 19 Apr 2016 by Ms jerry 0 answers

Can someone please tell me what letter/number are on 10MG Baclofen and 2MG Rivotril?

Posted 5 May 2016 by ironside1951 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

Voltaren gel and perforated ulcer?

Posted 28 Nov 2015 by Imagypsy 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 ...

I have a dear friend dealing with cervical dystonia, I want to help this person find a support?

Posted 24 Oct 2015 by nursmar4Annie 0 answers

... group, I know that there has to be some help in my area, I live in Virginia near Newport News, and Hampton

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