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Old 07-24-2005, 10:45 AM   #1
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Angry Pain!!

ok anyone else besides me go crazy from the pain? My legs are KILLING ME !!!
its burning and it feels like bugs crawling..and they just ache...i cant hold them still because they hurt so bad.

I use Elavil and Keflex and Motrin but its not helping. Someone..anyone tell me what else might help before i go insane????????

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Old 07-24-2005, 11:23 AM   #2
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Re: Pain!!

Try nuerontin, probably nueropathic pain. I have exact symptoms and it does help at times.

Old 07-24-2005, 11:29 AM   #3
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Re: Pain!!

you sound just like my husband. he has been going through the same thing for the 6 months to a year. he goes back to the dr. tomorrow. hopefully we will get some answers.

Old 07-24-2005, 11:34 AM   #4
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Re: Pain!!

I have the same problem. burning and aching in my legs. It really makes it hard to get to sleep at night. The neurontin seems to take the edge off of it.


Old 07-24-2005, 04:56 PM   #5
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Re: Pain!!

Nuerotin - takes the edge off - call your Doc.

Old 07-24-2005, 08:58 PM   #6
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Re: Pain!!

I recently tried Cymbalta for nerve pain and it really helps. Cymbalta is an SSRI antidepresent which also received FDA approval for nerve pain in diabetics. Talk to your doctor about it. Believe me it does help.

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