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by ctravel12
Mon Sep 22, 2008 1:24 pm
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Can I just take iron supplements?
Replies: 5
Views: 1104

Hi Ladybug what mgs are you taken with the ropinirole? With these meds it is smart to start out with the lowest dosage. I know when I took requip they started me on the starter pak which went from .25mg up to 1mg. When she filled my prescription she did it for 2mg and that is when I started to augme...
by ctravel12
Mon Sep 22, 2008 1:43 am
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Can I just take iron supplements?
Replies: 5
Views: 1104

Hi Ladybug Before taking any iron supplements, I would see your dr first and see if your ferritin leven (iron deficiency) is below 50. Talk to your dr and see what he says. Remember no question is stupid. We are all here to get info and support and we learn from each other. Take care and hope to see...
by ctravel12
Sun Sep 21, 2008 2:28 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Very Depressed
Replies: 24
Views: 5093

I'm humbled by everyone's concern...thank you. I have another question or 2 that maybe you can help me with... When you start on medication that is used for RLS as well as for PD...do you experience hallucinations? Can you drive a car? Generally, how is the quality of life? Can you live a normal li...
by ctravel12
Sun Sep 21, 2008 2:39 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Very Depressed
Replies: 24
Views: 5093

Hi Ladybug and welcome to this site. I am so sorry to hear what you are going through and so sorry to hear about your mom having Parkinson's disease. The dr that you are going to now does he have any knowledge of rls? Also you had mentioned that you are thinking of seeing a neurologist. This forum y...
by ctravel12
Sat Sep 20, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS/WED
Topic: ferritin
Replies: 7
Views: 1636

I know that my b/w when I first started seeing my neurologist was 50 and he wanted it between 100 - 150. He put me on a low iron tablet and when I had the last b/w it was 135 so for me the iron table worked. Also I have noticed since our weather is not as hot and humid as it was my rls is doing much...
by ctravel12
Fri Sep 19, 2008 2:44 pm
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Weather
Replies: 28
Views: 3844

Oh WAM I am so sorry to hear about your insurance agent. i agree about paying for 26 yrs and look what happens. This happen to us when we lived in Calif. and had alot of high winds and blew our fence down not only once but three times. We never reported the first two times but when we reported it wh...
by ctravel12
Thu Sep 18, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Physical Treatments
Topic: None Pharm Nose or sinus rinse.
Replies: 2
Views: 1108

Hey Lynne
Thanks for this info. Hubby has real bad sinuses so I will keep this in mind.

Take care my friend.
by ctravel12
Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:23 pm
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Weather
Replies: 28
Views: 3844

OMG I was reading everyone's post and I am so sorry about the damage this storm did to everyone. I have been saying prayers for everyone that you are all kept safe. Like Lynne said that I have been in contact with Cyndi and Rich. In fact Rich called me as I know Cyndi knew that I was worried and let...
by ctravel12
Tue Sep 16, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 67
Views: 12598

Hey Nadia I am so glad that you had a great birthday. You more than deserve it gf. Have a good day today and congrats on catching the stingray.

I used to fish and it was alot of fun. Will have to do it again one of these days.
by ctravel12
Tue Sep 16, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: General Topics: RLS/WED
Topic: My Story and My Cure for RLS
Replies: 8
Views: 770

I am happy that this is working for you. One thing to remember is what works for one may not work for another. I have had rls (painful) for over 20 yrs and I have tried alot of what you had mentioned and did not work for me. Like I said what works for one may not work for another. I hope that this c...
by ctravel12
Tue Sep 16, 2008 12:32 am
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 67
Views: 12598

Ruby that was too precious. That made my evening.
by ctravel12
Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:53 pm
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 67
Views: 12598

Hey Nadia Happy Birthday and I love your logic LOL

This deserves a birthday song. It is good that you cannot hear me LOL\

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU, HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR NADIA, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU AND MANYYYYYYYYYYYY MORE

Take care my friend
by ctravel12
Sat Sep 13, 2008 4:24 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS/WED
Topic: I dont even know where to start
Replies: 22
Views: 2051

Hi Brady your wife is still with you as I feel in my heart (from just reading a couple of your post) she truly loves you. Please look her straight in her eyes as remember when you got married one of the vows said was "for better or for worse". Please forgive yourself first and the rest wil...
by ctravel12
Fri Sep 12, 2008 10:58 pm
Forum: Help for Relationships
Topic: Personal
Replies: 67
Views: 47422

Hey Ruby love that phrase as my mom used to say that all of the time. Good to see you post and miss hearing from you gf. I hope that you are doing fine or better yet fantastic.

Love ya
by ctravel12
Fri Sep 12, 2008 4:26 pm
Forum: Everything Else...just no RLS/WED!
Topic: Go BEARS!
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Hey WAM it is so good to see you posting.

I miss reading your stories. I hope that you continue to do that and please continue posting.

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