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by trevb
Tue Dec 06, 2005 9:12 am
Forum: Special Populations: Pediatric, Pregnancy, Secondary, etc.
Topic: pregnancy and rls
Replies: 1
Views: 3852

im not sure about the permax. i think that pregnant women can use opiod basd meds during pregnancy if things get bad, i think that this wont harm the baby if used in small quantities so not to cause addiction (you or the baby). best top talk to your doctor about your options but discuss opiods as we...
by trevb
Fri Dec 02, 2005 9:24 pm
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: Need a dr. in Arizona
Replies: 6
Views: 1416

it does sound suspiciously like rls to me!? the rls criteria that anne has posted is pretty good at determining if he does have rls..... has he seen it? does it make him go AHA! try getting him to answer these questions in link below and if he is ticking of lots of the answers then he probably does ...
by trevb
Fri Dec 02, 2005 9:21 am
Forum: General Topics: RLS
Topic: grew out of it?
Replies: 4
Views: 1785

the RRe doesnt work for me.. i regularly go running ... which gets me right out of breath and it doesnt help my rls at all. :cry:
by trevb
Thu Dec 01, 2005 7:12 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: new to the site, i too have RLS ans BACK problems
Replies: 15
Views: 4386

hi hazel glad you enjoyed site.. did you get a listen to any of my music?
try posting again in my comments section...ive had a look and cant find any fault?? im not sure why you couldnt???
by trevb
Thu Dec 01, 2005 4:51 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: new to the site, i too have RLS ans BACK problems
Replies: 15
Views: 4386

no worries- re sleep study in hospital...afraid so!! your dr may not think its appropriate though if you already know you are having sleep trouble from this already. it may just be appropriate to just get you on the right meds to control it so you are sleeping again? what do others think? here are t...
by trevb
Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:32 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: new to the site, i too have RLS ans BACK problems
Replies: 15
Views: 4386

Re: New to the site, i too have RLS and back problems

Hi again trevb Do you also think it sounds like i have PLMD too with me kicking out when i AM asleep? yes.. see my previous post.... youre having a difficult time! it seems that rls seems to partner up regularly with back injuries in people! it sounds like youre definatly having plmd (which is peri...
by trevb
Wed Nov 30, 2005 7:28 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Can someone help me with my test results?
Replies: 6
Views: 1534

LM is leg movements LM with arousal is leg movements that woke you up (or aroused you ) PLM is periodic leg movements PLM with arousal is the same again. im not sure about the difference between Lm and PLM but i think it is to describing the two type of movements- the PLM (the kicking/jerking that i...
by trevb
Wed Nov 30, 2005 9:22 am
Forum: Special Populations: Pediatric, Pregnancy, Secondary, etc.
Topic: non-drug treatment for RLS during pregnancy
Replies: 1
Views: 3792

hi there!
tonic water has quinine it (and lots of sugar!!so beware) which is a good relief for nocturnal leg cramps. some rls sufferers find quinine can help with their rls also. im not sure why??
hope that helps?
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 11:09 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Exercising at night.
Replies: 9
Views: 2328

thanks becat and hazel for addng beautifully! cherrie i noted that your dad has rhuematoid arthritis which is a horrible condition as well. my wifes mother has this and i can relate to your aging comment. she has "aged" considerably in a couple of months. As becat has highlighted already, pain and l...
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 10:59 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: RLS and painful knees
Replies: 3
Views: 1178

hi khandee, hmmm... not sure what you mean? can you explain further what you are getting? my muscles and particulalry my achilles tendons ache from all the movement i do all the time to try and get rid of the "feelings". otherwise no. some people do actually get 'pain' with their rls though, rather ...
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 10:55 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: new to the site, i too have RLS ans BACK problems
Replies: 15
Views: 4386

Re: New to the site, i too have RLS and back problems

I have a bulging disc and my nerves are compressed due to this, i am starting to think this is what is causing my RLS. absolutely! Why i said "it seems that rls seems to partner up regularly with back injuries in people" is because we seem to have had alot of 'rls'ers' who have got rls secondary to...
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 10:44 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: HAD TO GET UP RLS REALLY PLAYING UP TONIGHT!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1375

kaz,
this is getting silly :lol: :lol:
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 8:07 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: HAD TO GET UP RLS REALLY PLAYING UP TONIGHT!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1375

kaz have replied in your other thread :D
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 8:05 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: new to the site, i too have RLS ans BACK problems
Replies: 15
Views: 4386

kaz, sorry for the delay in reply... sometimes we just miss posts or when its really busy we cant reply to them all so quickly!! youre having a difficult time! it seems that rls seems to partner up regularly with back injuries in people! it sounds like youre definatly having plmd (which is periodic ...
by trevb
Tue Nov 29, 2005 7:47 pm
Forum: Just Joined?
Topic: Exercising at night.
Replies: 9
Views: 2328

if hes struggling so bad then maybe he needs to revisit the dr and see what other meds he can use? there are lots out there, so one should be good for him? sometimes its a matter of reading up and educating your doctor as he/she may not really be up to date? feel free to keep posting with any questi...