Can you get restless leg syndrome in other limbs or body parts than your legs?

Yes. Usually RLS starts in the legs but often migrates to other body parts after treatment is initiated. Arms are more often involved than the trunk.

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Can restless leg syndrome cause symptoms in the upper extremities too (hands and arms)?

Restless legs. Yes, the syndrome can affect the upper extremities as well. Read more...
Restless legs/arms. Yes. It can occur in any limb in the body with an irresistible urge to move. It is made worse by alcohol, caffeine and tobacco. Good sleep habits can help reduce the symptoms. Cause is unknown but it does tend to occur in families. Read more...

Is it possible to get restless leg syndrome in other places than your legs?

No. Involuntary leg muscle movements or the urge to move the legs can be caused by multiple factors. Symptoms elsewhere are not called restless leg syndrome. Read more...

Restless leg syndrome in a child but involved their whole body. What could it be?

Akathisia. ...Is a common, yet frequently unrecognized, side-effect of many medications. It could also be a feature of hyperactivity symptoms in adhd. To maintain calm, our bodies need daytime activity and nighttime restfulness. Use of medications in ways that disrupt these functions can cause such body "static." meds should fit, not fight, our 24-hr cycles. Read more...

I get restless leg syndrome some nights - how do I make that go away?

Medications. There are several medications which are often very effective in treating restless legs. As you doctor for help. Read more...
Discover Cause First. 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. Start with some blood work and a venous ultrasound by a vascular surgeon. Review your medications for side effects . If all else fails, get daily exercise and cut back on smoking or drinking, if applicable. Read more...

I'm allergic to iron in tablet form, could this be one of the reasons I get restless leg syndrome quite a lot?

Allergies VS. ...Everything else in the universe. Allergies are reactions by the body's immune system to a foreign agent which can cause terrible hives, wheals, itchy rash, flushing, wheezing attacks, and those related sorts of symptoms. RLS is NEVER an allergic reaction to anything. In fact, iron TREATS RLS though I tell you that my patients for the past 20 years haven't seen such remarkable results. Read more...