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Old 09-23-2012, 07:29 AM   #1
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Spasticity and best medications for it

What medications have any of those on this board found to be helpful for spasticity? I"m especially wondering for episodes of it that happen mostly at night or upon awakening - for very shaky spastic legs. Thanks

 
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Old 09-23-2012, 08:48 AM   #2
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Re: Spasticity and best medications for it

Baclofen is the med my neuro always starts with for most of her patients. I have found stretching and proper hydration has helped me and I have not taken any meds.
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Re: Spasticity and best medications for it

Baclofen, and stretching. I take a ton of it.

 
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Re: Spasticity and best medications for it

Thanks very much!

 
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