Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed so you can "cope" with a condition. They numb the brain and the desired effect is that you can live better without paying so much attention to it. Does that sound dumb? Not to a doctor that wants to get you out of his face.
The other technique that goes hand n hand with this one is to have to you talk to a professional so that you can cope better and learn some relaxation before bedtime.
It's a last resort at that point.
I reached that point at one time. My doctor looked at me and said, "I'm sorry,
I don't have any more ideas and I've discussed it with my collegues - you
need to talk to someone who will help you to cope with it and we can try......
.....Antipsychotic drugs. My first one was Buspirone and 2 other ones to start
on the same day. I took them and was such a zombie for 2 days that I quit.
I still had rls. It's not for me, thank you.