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by jrowley
Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles
Replies: 6
Views: 1004

Re: Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles

Me too...thank you for the concern....I hate this disease....I sure wish they could find something to help us
by jrowley
Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:55 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles
Replies: 6
Views: 1004

Re: Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles

Hehehe thank you...thanks for your post....I am hoping they find something out soon...I am so tired of the horrible pain i go through while at work all day and then the nights of not sleeping... I have actually had two sleep studies done and the results were I jerk every 6 minutes which in turn wake...
by jrowley
Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:14 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles
Replies: 6
Views: 1004

Numbness, pain behind the knees and ankles

Ok I am sure this has been posted before but with all the post its hard to find anything on the topic...I have been having a lot of pain from the knees down and was wondering if anyone else has this... I went to the doctor and he has sent me for venous doppler (which came out great) and now is sendi...
by jrowley
Tue Jan 24, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Tramadol
Replies: 11
Views: 1585

Re: Tramadol

I am sorry what is WED...never mind i figured it out WED= Willis-Ekbom Disease...my bad duhhh :roll:
by jrowley
Mon Apr 11, 2011 2:05 am
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Lyrica
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Horizant

Yay I am so excited about this new approval for this drug...I want to kow if its on the market yet and if anyone has taken it????
by jrowley
Thu Apr 07, 2011 12:33 pm
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Lyrica
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Tried gabapentin :( no help...so discouraged
by jrowley
Thu Apr 07, 2011 3:11 am
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Lyrica
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Yea my Dr wanted to give me samples but they are not getting them anymore :( I wish he was so I could at least see if its going to work before I spend the money to get it through my insurance...He does have samples of cymbalta have you used that??? and if so how did that work for you...
by jrowley
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:26 am
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Lyrica
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Thanks Ann...I was wondering because if it is an option then I may fight harder with the insurance company to pay for it...we don't or can't get a generic yet here as there isn't one in the US but I am wondering if it is worth taking. My insurance won't pay for if the doc writes it to be used for rl...
by jrowley
Mon Apr 04, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: Lyrica
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Lyrica

Hey all haven't been here in some time but I wanted to know if anyone has used lyrica for their rls
by jrowley
Wed Sep 20, 2006 5:51 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Got my second Sleep study results
Replies: 2
Views: 937

Got my second Sleep study results

Ok everyone I got my second sleep study results please tell me what they mean. Sleep Summary Loghts off 10:40 pm Sleep efficiency 96.1% Lights on 5:29 am Sleep Latency 11 mins Total record time 7hr 1 min REM 1hr 52 mins Total slee time 6hrs 33 mins Number Awakenings 3 Times out of bed 0 Sleep Stage ...
by jrowley
Thu Aug 31, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Interesting Article - food and RLS
Replies: 4
Views: 1314

Thats quite interesting
by jrowley
Thu Aug 31, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Prescription Medications
Topic: gabapentin
Replies: 21
Views: 6181

i was on it didnt do much for my rls
by jrowley
Wed Aug 30, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Does anyone here feel PAIN and not just wierd sensations?
Replies: 11
Views: 3404

I get both pain and a feeling of a electrical shock through my legs when they jerk. And on the neuro info quite often there are several of those out there that dont know either. I am on my way to number three on sat so keep looking until you find one that is up on rls. My recommendation is to go rig...
by jrowley
Wed Aug 30, 2006 12:05 am
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Withdrawal
Replies: 20
Views: 5217

Re: withdrawal

Brandy, that is wonderful news. Are you on any meds at all? Today is my last night for the requip and then will be taken clonazapam. I think that I will try and take it every other night and see what happens. It would be great not having any meds at all, but will see. Jan, glad to hear that you are...
by jrowley
Tue Aug 29, 2006 11:25 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Withdrawal
Replies: 20
Views: 5217

Glad to hear your doing ok Brandy. When I quit my meds i just quit for me it doesnt matter if i wean myself or not. Usually the rls gets worse for about a week then its gone. Welcome to the world of rls and yes it sucks really bad