Snowdrop1947 in Restless Legs Syndrome2 months ago
I was taking pergolide for Restless Legs for about 15 years plus and it was effective. It was a joy after the misery of years of RLS. Howeve...
Any advice please
Kazspro in Restless Legs Syndrome10 months ago
I have been taking Pramipexole for a few months now with little or no relief. Previous to this I was taking Pergolide which worked perfe...
Madopar - does anyone take it?
Jeverleybane in Restless Legs Syndrome8 months ago
I was on Pergolide for 18 years. Wonderful. Cured my restless legs until they took it off the market. Now my neurosurgeon has given me Mado...
Kazsum in Care Communitya year ago
I know it's very early days but I've just been taken off Pergolide tablets as they are no longer available and o put on Pramipexole. Pergol...
Why have I never known of RLS-UK before now?
UpandDownallnight in Restless Legs Syndromea year ago
Well...having had RLS and Period Limb Movement diagnosed in 2000 (following a chance conversation with a friend/colleague who worked in the ...
Do I take action?
Hidden in Parkinson's Movement7 years ago
I was admitted to hospital to be put on apo morphene pump and stop pergolide..They decided not to give me the pump but still took me of the ...
Nacartalla in Parkinson's Movement2 years ago
My dad is 84 and has pd. Is narcolepsy associated with pd? Not officially diagnosed.
export in Parkinson's Movement7 years ago
Is any one who on Rotigotina patch think that they don''f last 24 hours .
I am going off after 20 hours .some time less.My GP does not ...
Boost Sinemet with Madopar Dispersible YES OR NO?
Yogibear in Parkinson's Movement8 years ago
\"if you need to take an extra sinemet thats ok, it may differ from day to day. Use the dispersible as required, just keep to a minimum, but...
dystonia after requip
Grvarley in Parkinson's Movement7 months ago
My husband developed dystonia approximately 10 years ago. We figured out that he developed it after taking Requip. His provider was cluele...
Hi I have been put forward for DBS.can anyone tell me what the pre op test are please.I hate the thoughts of having them
Sara_2611 in Restless Legs Syndromea month ago
OK ok ok everyone. I've googled it now so everytime I see it now here I ll know about it & won't be so ignorant. (&cause controversey) lol
Can't afford extended Release Pramipexole
Rosetta2014 in Restless Legs Syndrome5 years ago
My GP did switch me over to extended release but it only comes in the name brand Mirapex and my insurance won't cover name brands so the cos...
Can Stimulants (adhd) mask hypothyroidism?
SunshineLau in Thyroid UK9 months ago
I am on a drug known as Elvanse for ADHD. It is amphetamine based. Could it cause my TSH levels to appear lower than they actually are. T...
Man gone mad??
Whateveritis in Parkinson's Movement2 years ago
I don’t know whether this post belongs in the Dementia section or Mental illness dept. my partners mother recently succumbed to dementia a...
Rotigotine anyone take there patch off at night ? Anyone been on Rotigotine and stop it for some thing else. WHAT IS IT ?
Anyone know why Rotigotine was once band in the USA ? Anyone had problems with. ?
I HAVE BLURRED VISION . MY STOMACH LOOK LIKE I AM 9 MONTHS...
just found this
Hidden in Restless Legs Syndrome6 years agoPOPULAR
posting it as i do think we need to be aware of it, but i dont get any of these side effects, just gained a little wieght, abc.net.au/pm/content/2013/......
Deep Brain Surgery for R.L.S.
Patsy11011 in Restless Legs Syndrome7 years agoPOPULAR
Do any of the administrators or members know if Doctors are considering D.B.S yet for R.L.S? I bullied my Doctor into giving me a referral 1...
How effective is Dopamine agents for RLS?
reji in Restless Legs Syndrome7 years ago
My name is Reji Joseph and I am writing to you on behalf of my mother.
My mother is a school teacher and she is currently 56 years old.
iqbaliqbal in Parkinson's Movement9 months agoPOPULAR
Dihydroergocryptine (DHEC, trade names Almirid, Cripar) is a dopamine agonist of the ergoline chemical class that is used as an antiparkinso...
Up all night
Startanew in Advanced Prostate Cancer9 months agoPOPULAR
Has anyone ever suffered from restless leg syndrome from lupron or casodex
Answers at long last
Avosyl in Restless Legs Syndrome7 years ago
Last week i went to see a neurological 'expert' for the first time since diagnosis in 2005. Even then the 'expert' told my doctor i had diag...
RLS in hospital - my experiences
PinkEllie in Restless Legs Syndrome7 years ago
As I have the luxury of internet access for a very short while i thought i would share with you all my experiences of being in hospital with...
Have you ever suffered a dopamine agonist trigger persistent OH? (orthostatic hypotension: low blood pressure / dizzyness upon standing)
park_bear in Parkinson's Movement4 years agoPOPULAR
After 2 weeks of a low dosage of a dopamine agonist, I got OH - I suddenly became unable to stand for more than a few seconds without fainti...
Tilt Table Test
TheresaCurley in Parkinson's Movement3 years ago
My new Neurologist is requesting a Tilt Table Test from my cardio vascular doctor. I told him about how I get so drained and feel like I'm g...
RLS Specialidsts and Medication
scampicat in Restless Legs Syndrome3 years ago
Hi there all
I have suffered fro RLs for nearly 40 years. I've been on ropinirole for eight years but it is now augmenting. My Dr has refer...
JenniferG in Restless Legs Syndrome6 years ago
Hi, I recently came off pramipexole after I started experiencing aching joints, and dizziness. I took tramadol for around 6weeks and got som...
Syncope, orthostatic hypotension, levodopa.
aspergerian13 in Parkinson's Movementa year ago
Affected individuals may experience a temporary loss of consciousness or “blackout,” a condition known as sync...
Bad Day at Black Rock
Beckey in Parkinson's Movement4 years agoPOPULAR
The title of that old Western seems fitting. I felt OK yesterday. Today I feel like everything is shaking, inside and out. If I didn't have ...
daveyno9 in Parkinson's Movement4 years agoPOPULAR
i take ropinarole & madopar i find that my sexuality is heightened i have always been very highly sexed but not quite as much as this but ...
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