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What are some home remedies for restless leg syndrome?

What are some home remedies for restless leg syndrome?

Look online: There is the RLS network online that has good resources. Also one of my favorite sites regaring RLS is www.Rlshelp.Org. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Restless Leg Syndrome (Definition)

Restless leg syndrome is a condition where there is a need or urge to move the leg because of some perceived unpleasant sensations. Restless leg ...Read more


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Are there any natural and effective remedies for restless leg syndrome?

Are there any natural and effective remedies for restless leg syndrome?

Restless Leg Syndrom: Go to the following web page for suggestion of home remedies. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/restless-legs-syndrome/ds00191/dsection=lifestyle-and-home-remedies. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for leg ulcers?

What are some home remedies for leg ulcers?

Keep it clean: First see your doctor and find out what they are. Most common leg ulcers are venous stasis ulcer, which resist to heel , then home remedy will be clean them free of necrotic tissue, place dressings, elevate the legs if possible, and wear elastic stockings most of the time. ...Read more

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What are treatments for restless leg syndrome?

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What are treatments for  restless leg syndrome?

Restless leg: Several remedies are available. Best to see a neurologist for evaluation & treatment. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for restless leg syndrome?

What are the treatments for restless leg syndrome?

Couple new items: Traditional approaches have included dopamine agonists such as Requip or Mirapex, but more recent approaches include Neupro (rotigotine) patch, and the gabapentin-like Horizant. ...Read more

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Any effective home remedies for restless legs syndrome?

Any effective home remedies for restless legs syndrome?

Restless Leg Syndrom: Go to the following web page for suggestion of home remedies. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/restless-legs-syndrome/ds00191/dsection=lifestyle-and-home-remedies. ...Read more

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What are treatments for restless legs syndrome?

What are treatments for restless legs syndrome?

Discover Cause: Daily exercise, avoid tobacco and alcohol and search for an underlying cause such as mineral deficiencies(iron, folate, (folic acid) magnesium), venous insufficiency, or various immune deficiencies. ...Read more

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What are effective treatments for restless leg syndrome?

What are effective treatments for restless leg syndrome?

It is treatable: There are effective medications that you can use. Has a sleep study been done? Speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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What drugs are there for treating restless leg syndrome?

What drugs are there for treating restless leg syndrome?

Several possibilitie: If intermittent:iron, levodopa, ropinarole, pramipexole, cabergoline, tramadol or opiates, benzodiazepines. If daily: ropinarole, pramipexole, gabapentin, tramadol or opiates. If not responding to treatment with those: gabapentin. ...Read more

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What medications or treatments are available for restless leg syndrome?

See sleep specialist: Restless legs syndrome and PLMD are treated with dopamine agonists such as Ropinirole (approved in RLS) or Pramipexole. There are many reports in the literature of exacerbation of these symptoms by antidepressants. ...Read more

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What are the tests for restless leg syndrome?

What are the tests for restless leg syndrome?

Clinical diagnosis: If these are all true for you, you have rls: 1. A desire to move the limbs usually associated with discomfort or disagreeable sensations in the limbs; 2. You move to relieve the discomfort or to provide a counter-stimulus to relieve the discomfort; 3. Your symptoms are worse at rest with at least temporary relief by activity; 4. Your symptoms are worse later in the day or at night. No tests needed. ...Read more

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Are there any new treatments for restless leg syndrome?

Are there any new treatments for restless leg syndrome?

Couple new items: Traditional approaches have included dopamine agonists such as Requip or Mirapex, but more recent approaches include Neupro (rotigotine) patch, and the gabapentin-like Horizant. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for insomnia?

What are some home remedies for insomnia?

Risk/benefit: It is important to start w/ medical evaluation. Otc, herbal, and nonprescription remedies are not entirely benign and most have warnings abotu drug interactions, and more than short term use. Cognitive-behavioral therapy with relaxation traingin and sleep hygiene has been found to be more effective than meds: http://cpancf.Com/articles_files/psychotherapeuticotcherbalinsomniatreatments.Asp. ...Read more

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What help is there for restless leg syndrome?

Look online: There is the RLS network online that has good resources. Also one of my favorite sites regaring RLS is www.Rlshelp.Org. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Are there any alternative meds for restless legs syndrome ?

Are there any alternative meds for restless legs syndrome ?

Yes: Restless leg syndrome can be difficult to treat with conventional medicines alone. It can accompany other illnesses like kidney disease, diabetes, iron deficiency, and parkinson's. Massage and stress relief may help. Also, classical homeopathy can help with this. You'd need to consult with a trained homeopath to review your case & prescribe an effective remedy. http://www.homeopathyusa.org. ...Read more

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What are remedies for cramped legs?

What are remedies for cramped legs?

Water & electrolytes: First make sure you are ingesting the necessary water intake (8 8oz glasses of water/day) or more if exercising and living in hot weather. Also, eat good amount of fruits and vegetables. If none of these improve your situation, visit your doctor for evaluation and management. www.drbarreto.juiceplus.com. ...Read more

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Please answer! what medications or treatments are available for restless leg syndrome?

RLS: There are many classes of medications for restless legs syndrome (rls) including dopaminergics like requip, neupro, (rotigotine) ; mirapex, benzodiazepines, opiates, and antiepileptics. Please see a sleep medicine specialist to discuss options, if you have rls. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for scoliosis?

Varies: Chronic pain and depression can often feed of and aggravate each other. Sometimes treating depression can go a long way to improving chronic pain and the reverse is also true. There are relly not any home remedies to correct the structural aspects of scoliosis, but keeping the abdominal core as strong as possible can improve the pain that may result from scoliosis. Thank you for the question. ...Read more