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Remedies For Muscle Spasticity
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
It doesn't.: It's just more noticeable since walking is a much more complex and dangerous activity. ...Read more
If spasticity is reduced by botox then what are the chances of improvement in muscle coordination?
My body tenses a lot. Muscles are spastic. I desire a natural birth. If so, and i tense, can I push baby back in? Will i be difficult? Don't want c/s
Not really: Tens is low intensity electrical stimulation so mainly helps for pain control but a different form of electrical stimulation can help to decrease spasticity which i personally loves to use since it has practically no side effects and pt can use it at home once trained appropriately and it cost about 500$ which is equal to 1.5 vials of botox. ...Read more
Is there one medicine for spasticity and muscle spasms? Associated with neuropathy. Which is recommended??
I've quickly developed permanent spasticity in lower left side of my body, bladder, leg. Muscle bloodwork has been ruled out. What else can this be?
I have locked up muscles (spasticity?) Gabapentin released them but stopped working quickly. Cannabis works too. Baclofen didn't help. What drug next?
Evaluation: how bout evaluation to see why you are doing that. ...Read more