spinal cord stimulator and RLS

Please share your experiences, successes, and failures in using non-drug therapies for WED/RLS (methods of relief that don't involve swallowing or injecting anything), including compression, heat, light, stretches, acupuncture, etc. Also under this heading, medical interventions that don't involve the administration of a medicine to the body (eg. varicose-vein operations, deep-brain stimulation). [This forum contains Topics started prior to 2009 that deal with Non-prescription Medicines, Supplements, & Diet.]
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spinal cord stimulator and RLS

Postby jeanneb » Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:34 pm

Does anyone have any experience with a spinal cord stimulator for their restless legs? Would appreciate any comments from anyone that has had a spinal cord stimulator implanted for back pain, and/or spinal stenosis, and/or pinched nerves. Did you see a change in your restless legs after having the stimulator implanted?

Thank you for any comments.

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Re: spinal cord stimulator and RLS

Postby ViewsAskew » Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:32 am

It hadn't come up here very often. I hope someone has some information for you.
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