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Posted 10 Aug 2011 by • 43 answers
I'm currently on Requip, but I would like to know if anyone has tried Mirapex, Baclofen, Horizant, or anything else for RLS and PLM? If so, what did you like or dislike about the drug? Also, this applies to what has worked or not worked for you pertaining to, muscle spasms, muscle twitching, ...
Posted 1 Oct 2009 by • 8 answers
... really can't tell much of a difference in my symtoms. I think my RLS is getting worse. My doctor says RLS is a sleep dissorder- is this true? I have it during the day as well as the night- and not just my legs, but arms/shoulders/neck... it's extremely painful, and debilitating. I ...
Posted 8 Sep 2010 by • 3 answers
I have been taking it for 4-5 yrs and have had to start taking more (1/2 pill) a day twice so am now taking 2 pills a day. Is that a sign of addiction or just tolerance build up?
Posted 28 Oct 2017 by • 3 answers
My doctor recently prescribed Mirapex for my severe, treatment resistant depression. I was wondering if anyone else had tried this and what the results were? Also were there any side effects? I’ve only been taking it for 5 days and have had some mild nausea but that’s it.
Posted 19 Dec 2011 by • 6 answers
... for something that works and won't make me terribly nauseous, the Mirapex works for my RLS but the side effects aren't worth it. I have tried Requip also and that was worse for nausea. Any suggestions would be great
Posted 10 Jun 2010 by • 1 answer
I am currently on Requip XL (4 mg) and because of the drug costs, it was recommended that I change to Mirapex. I also take Requip 1 mg because Requip XL does not help put me to sleep. The 1 mg helps me to fall asleep. Have other people had this problem?
Posted 31 Mar 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Oct 2011 by • 4 answers
My Dr. just gave me the new RLS drug Horizant last week. He said everyone loves it and it doesn't even script Mirapex for his patients any longer. I took it last Fri for the 1st time and I slept great, but the next am I was very dizzy and sleepy, finally got over that in the early PM. Sat I ...
Posted 1 Jun 2014 by • 5 answers
... day.Worried about withdrawal
Posted 14 Apr 2016 by • 3 answers
My significant other has been taking Mirapex, or it generic form, for thirteen years. It has worked well for his severe Restless Leg Syndrome, though over the years he has had to take more and is now up to 7 mg a day. We have moved and our new providers feel strongly he is over dosing and there is ...
Posted 27 Mar 2017 by • 4 answers
I am 52 years old. Severely ruined life with RLS. Equip didn't work. Mirapex did but caused severe side effects with shopping. I was on 1 mg. I am on Cymbalta 60 mg. I quit everything and thought I would try gabapentin and tramadol. That doesn't work either. My boyfriend will leave me if ...
Posted 21 Jul 2010 by • 4 answers
im just strting it swapping from , a few days of 60mg 3 times a day codine. Have severe pain, restless legs, mirapex working some what but need to wait longer before i can increase dose or for it to work. This is hopefully temporary until i get an appointment with a neoro psychatritst( been waiting ...
Posted 27 Mar 2012 by • 3 answers
I went up on the levodopa to try to bolster a reduction on mirapex dosage, disaster, had to go back up on mirapex, then it seems my levodopa level is way too high and all the symptoms are there to indicate too high a dose. I am worried about reducing it now, and would like some wisdom as to the ...
Posted 30 Jan 2013 by • 3 answers
Posted 22 May 2013 by • 2 answers
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