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Related terms: Nocturnal Myoclonus, PLMD

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What drugs have you found effective in treating Restless Legs Syndrome and Periodic Limb Movement?

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,... read more

Restless Legs Syndrome - I have severe restless leg syndrome. I am on requip for about a month and?

... no relief. I also take lyrica, amrix and soma for my back (3 herniated disks). One leg will start and then go away and then the other leg starts. The sensations go from my feet to my hip just to explain the severity of it. I have suffered from this for about 16 years. Is there any home remedies... read more

Gabapentin - does everyone taking this medicine gain weight?

I just started taking this medicine gabapentin. For pain in my neck. I hope I don't gain weight. Thank you

Fibromyalgia - Do you have type of seizure(jerking of your body) when going to sleep?

and eventually will you get lupus from fibro. I am on lyrica, requip,

Clonazepam - what time of the evening do you take your Klonopin?

I was curious as to what time everyone generally takes their Klonopin ... I'm on 2.5 mg. from my new sleep doc (he agreed with me when I saw him on Friday and even gave me refills! much improvement over my gp!) Thanks :)

Which is best for RLS? Klonopin,Valium,xanax or flexeril?

And which is also best for noctornal legs cramps

Did your Restless Leg Syndrome increase with Zoloft?

I have Restless Leg Syndrome/Limb Movement Disorder. Has anyone who has RLS or PLMD taken this medicine? Did you experience an increase in symptoms? I need relief from anxiety, but I'm afraid to go on an SSRI for this reason!

Is there a medication other than Lyrica and gabapentin for the treatment of peripheral neuropathy?

I wore my back out working in nursing homes and hospitals in several departments. Mainly as a nurse attendant therefore lifting and positioning patients as well as equipment. You get the picture I assume! After back surgery, etc., etc. I was finally forced to retire and have disability... read more

Ropinirole - Can not take a nap in the afternoon because of RLS?

I take Ropinirole 2mg 2 hours before going to bed that is it. But when I want to take a nap after lunch my legs goes crazy. When I take Ropinirole it makes me sleepy; that is why I take it only at night. I'm afraid if I take it in the afternoon, it will make me sleepy. What should I do ( I... read more

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