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by Fishfood
Mon Mar 15, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Physical Treatments
Topic: Spinal Stimulator
Replies: 39
Views: 2315

Re: Spinal Stimulator

Wishing you success and also a suggestion. Have you tried acupuncture while reducing the Methadone? After three spinal surgeries I had horrible withdrawal from the opioids. It was only acupuncture that finally ended the physical dependence. I've tried acupuncture for many things in my life since it'...
by Fishfood
Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Augmentation
Topic: new member - transitioning from ropinirole to gabapentin
Replies: 48
Views: 4733

Re: new member - transitioning from ropinirole to gabapentin

Thanks so much for your responses. I question the diagnosis every time I talk to the neurologist and he takes me through why it's not neuropathy (I passed the all the peripheral nerve testing with flying colors for one) and discusses the other patients he has with the same symptoms, post spinal surg...
by Fishfood
Sun Mar 14, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Augmentation
Topic: new member - transitioning from ropinirole to gabapentin
Replies: 48
Views: 4733

Re: new member - transitioning from ropinirole to gabapentin

I'm new here. I definitely recommend opioids. My RLS started after the last of 3 successful spinal surgeries. Out of nowhere one night my feet just started hurting. Pins and needles, sharp pain, dull pain. Typical from what I've been reading here. 5 month later, opiods are the only thing that gives ...