Does anyone else have Restless Leg Syndrome? Mine started about 15 years ago and I have never found anything to help. Trouble is, it's getting worse and worse. It's when you feel you have to move your foot (or Feet). A pain or tingling or some feeling in leg/foot can only be stopped if it is moved, but you move it and the same feeling comes right back. It only happens when you go to bed or try to go to sleep. It goes away when sleeping. But it is preventing me from getting to sleep. I now get cramps in my toes and feet because of the constant movement. It even causes blisters on the side of my ankles. Does anyone else suffer from this? Do you know of something that works?View Thread
I was scheduled to have orthoscopic surgery to repair a torn meniscus in my knee. When I told the ortho surgeon about my RLS (concerned RLS would interfere with healing or surgery itself) he replied "What's RLS?" I had a cortisone shot instead.....View Thread
I tried so many things I have lost count. Nothing really worked. A couple of weeks ago I took some Benedryl for my allergies and it actually helped my RLS! Just wish it would stop getting worse.View Thread
I suffer from PTSD. I was diagnosed 6 years ago. Since then I have gone from 9 hours of sleep/night to 3/4 hours of sleep. I am impatient, confused, can't concentrate, my emotions go crazy. I'll be angry then scared then start crying, I'm not in control anymore. Makes me feel my IQ has gone down 20 points LOL. I get to sleep ok, but can't stay asleep. I have taken so many meds but I don't like side effects. Finally I started taking benedryl, allergy medicine. It has actually helped some! I also have Restless Leg Syndrome. Between the 2, I am lucky to get any sleep at all!View Thread
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