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  1. Right leg muscle spasm...need help
    ... and he thought it was restless leg syndrome. tried mirapex and made me so nauseus i couldnt take it. after about...

  2. looking for someone who has all three restless leg, fibromyalgia, neuropathy
    ... is very annoying. Recently, the doctor prescribed Mirapex 0.25 mg once daily- one hour before bedtime. It works...

General Health board

  1. Okay so where do I belong. Is it Dystonia or EPD?
    ... cramps started all over again. This time he added Mirapex 0.5mg, which has helped. Now after all this, this ... on cramps for the first time. He has increased my Mirapex to 2x per day, but doesn't want to go any further...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Taking medications to treat both Adult ADD and Depression/OCD/Anxiety
    ... always something I needed to get done first), and Mirapex to stop the tremors and clenching (didn't work). At...

Pain Management board

  1. How do you get more relief from PM doc?
    ... Ibuprofen 800 mg 3xday Salsalate 750mg 2-2xday Mirapex 1mg 1xday Keppra 500mg 3-2xday (total 3000mg day...

  2. Mirtazapine
    ... then lay out all my meds: Ambien CR, Promethazine, Mirapex , Neurontin, Zanaflex, the NSAID of the week, and Klonopin ... Tried walking it off, massaging it, took 2 more Mirapex pills....nothing helped. I stumbled into my hubby ... that by the time we got there, I think that second Mirapex had started to kick in. I was a total zombie by the...

  3. What in my PM regimen is causing my insomnia?
    ... CR (12.5 mg), Promethazine (generic for Phenergan), Mirapex for my RLS and Zanaflex (recently changed from Flexeril...

  4. Update after Doctor Visit--new meds
    ... I take Ambien CR plus Promethazine (Phenergan) and Mirapex for RLS. Occasionally (frequently, lately) I take...

  5. Anyone gotten insomnia from taking Neurontin?
    ... all of the above as well as a Vicodin. (I also take Mirapex for Restless Legs Syndrome, but it doesn't make me...

  6. Does taking/stopping your pain meds cause insomnia?
    ... Phenergan) and occasionally Xanax .5mg, along with Mirapex for RLS. I also have a CPAP machine for apnea. ...
    ... Ambien CR, Promethazine (aka Phenergan), Flexeril, Mirapex (for RLS) and Neurontin (a recent substitution for...

  7. Relafen=Insomnia, Ultram ER=Insomnia. Frustrated!! Help!
    ... being careful to use my meds (Ambien CR, Flexeril, Mirapex , Phenergan and occasional Xanax), along with my CPAP...

  8. Why do I continue to be so drowsy/tired?
    ... my bedtime regimen of Ambien CR, Lyrica, Phenergan, Mirapex and Xanax. It didn't help my pain anyway, and I'll...

  9. Just abit of advice please re pain meds.
    ... sometimes experience due to the pain. I also take Mirapex for Restless Legs Syndrome and Promethazine (generic...

  10. Have I developed a tolerance to Lyrica?
    ... are Ambien CR, Promethazine (generic Phenergan), Mirapex (for RLS), and an occasional Xanax for panic/anxiety...

  11. Overcoming fatigue/drowsiness/tiredness of pain meds
    ... Ambien CR and Promethazine (generic Phenergan), Xanax, Mirapex , Flexeril, Celebrex, Vicodin...among others. I'm...

  12. Any recommended alternatives to Lyrica?
    ... CR and Promethazine (Phenergan), for the RLS I take Mirapex , and of course I am on CPAP for the apnea. I have...

  13. newbie with ???'s
    ... agents, the generics are fine, there are also meds like Mirapex or Kristaloose that can help with the mopisture problem...

  14. Methadone questions.
    ... sound moe like this type of problem where meds like Mirapex , Requip or Klonopin would be more effctive than conventiona...

  15. Body jerking (myoclonus)
    ... this. So, I think it has to be the med. I tried Mirapex and my wife said that the jerking (I have whole body...

  16. Methadone plasma levels....
    ... Ambien 10 mg for sleep, plus 2 mg of Klonopin. I tried Mirapex , no-go. Anyway, I just wanted to tell you, you're...

  17. Too many meds?
    ... of Methadone (if needed). My doctor also had me on Mirapex to help with the night jerks I have each night, but...

  18. Leg Fatigue
    ... moving (tough to get any sleep that way) or by taking Mirapex 1Mg at bedtime. That's why I was asking....
    ... Scott, I'm taking Mirapex 1Mg nightly for my legs. Been using it for 11 months...

  19. Body Jerks at night
    ... this doesn't seem to help. My doc also tried me on Mirapex , .5 mg at bedtime. My wife said the jerks were worse...
    ... Restless Leg Syndrome and Parkinsons. Another is Mirapex . The 2 mgs of Klonopin hasn't seemed to help much ... and the Mirapex made the jerking worse according to my wife. I have ... DCed the Mirapex all together. I'm not sure what my next step will...
    ... this doesn't seem to help. My doc also tried me on Mirapex , .5 mg at bedtime. My wife said the jerks were worse...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
    ... the most for me is the anti-Parkinson's drug called Mirapex - it must target a related part of the brain for NCS ... kidneys, and that doesn't cloud my thinking as the Mirapex has. Best of luck ~ Z...
    ... and PLMD seem to be related somehow. The medication ( Mirapex ) I took for the PLMD helped the IO more than any med...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Has anyone found that Amiltryptaline works for insomnia?
    ... medication) and Klonopin (aka Clonazapam). I also take Mirapex for Restless Legs Syndrome and have some other things...

  2. Did you have EXTREME fatigue?
    ... epressants (Ambien CR, Soma, Voltaren, Klonopin, Neurontin, Mirapex , Phenergan). I am tired ALL of the time. But, I...

  3. New here--have a couple questions~
    ... what you were taking for your rls, but I was taking Mirapex and it did nothing except make my rls worse. My sleep ... specialist said that when rls gets worse with Mirapex , it is because the dosage is too strong, and he had...
    ... behaviors, right?? :D Yes, I too, was taking Mirapex and didn't see ANY relief at .5mg and the dr. told ... dosage wouldn't do any good either. I will not take Mirapex again. I think I can continue to handle my RLS (as...
    ... is causing these symptoms. ... I will not take Mirapex again. Me neither, although the only side effect...

  4. waking up gasping
    ... supplements (which did nothing) and then he prescribed mirapex ...which also did nothing. I was under this specialist...

  5. Sleep Study - Unexpected result
    ... shown to help some patients with this condition), and mirapex ....however, my movements stopped (at least stop to...
    ... could not tolerate it at all. I have been taking Mirapex for a long time; probably at least 5 years now, and...
    ... [QUOTE=TexMom85;3596744]... I have been taking Mirapex for a long time; probably at least 5 years now, and ... goodness! Just for general info, one side effect of mirapex is a temporary(?) worsening of the RLS condition,...
    ... exceed my dosage....my RLS is really bad without the Mirapex , and I sure wouldn't want to need more than I already ... take. Mirapex users--take note! Thanks! Blessings, TexMom...
    ... over the course of the night. But when I was taking mirapex , I was only aware of my legs moving, but this is because...

  6. anyone done a sleep study... how much , how was it, did it work,.......
    ... my restless legs syndrome. CPAP for the apnea and Mirapex for the RLS have helped greatly. Some major medical...

  7. unusual sleep problem
    ... Neurontin (for nerve pain), Zanaflex (for tendonitis), Mirapex (for RLS), Ambien CR, Klonopin and Promethazine (for...

  8. Anything more Powerful than Ambien CR and Lunesta? I cannot sleep:(
    ... take a Xanax if I am really stressed, and I also take Mirapex for my RLS. There are still nights I cannot sleep...

  9. Insomnia
    ... the complications of my insomnia. I am on CPAP and Mirapex , respectively, and they do help, but it makes my sleep...

  10. slight jerks while sleeping....
    ... iron supplement, nor the prescription medication ( mirapex ) worked for me, and my sleep specialist was honest...

  11. Thoughts on Sleep Study Results
    ... my iron levels were ok, my sleep doctor prescribed mirapex for the plmds...it did NOTHING for me, by the way...

  12. Myoclonus is killing me
    ... movements "moved" into my daytime hours. I tried mirapex but it didn't work and my sleep doctor said there...

  13. RLS / PLMD & Vicodin
    ... something for the pain. Sleep specialist prescribed Mirapex which did nothing. I was fortunate because the specialist...
    ... that is known for increasing RLS. Oh, and Requip & Mirapex - "augmentation", increased RLS after being on it...
    ... that is known for increasing RLS. Oh, and Requip & Mirapex - "augmentation", increased RLS after being on it ... the sake of other readers. And yes, I remember Mirapex augmentation...am so glad I do not have to deal with...

  14. Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD)
    ... iron supplements but they didn't help. Neither did Mirapex . My doctor, thank goodness, didn't push more meds...

  15. What is the strongest benzodiazepine
    ... tend to have a depressant effect (Neurontin, Soma, Mirapex , Voltaren, Ambien CR, Phenergan). It's great that...

  16. Have Tried Everything for RLS and PLMD
    ... they make me physically ill! I have tried: Requip, Mirapex , Carb/Levo (several combinations), Percoset, and Novatrin...
    ... curious if you or anyone else who takes or has taken Mirapex has noticed an increase in daytime fatigue and depression ... lately some very severe symptoms seem to be linked to Mirapex . My docs say the dose is too low, but I'm not sure...

  17. Whats My Problem????
    ... disorder. It was awful! as you know. I am now on Mirapex and other than having to have it increased over time...

  18. Tired all the time. Can anyone help?
    ... rather than less. Today I was given a sample of Mirapex . I was searching for info on it and that's how I...

  19. Seeking Remeron Experiences and Comments
    ... following: Trazadone, Ambien, Elavil, Neurontin, Klonopin, Mirapex , Requip, Melatonin, Codeine....all with mixed or poor...

  20. real insomniacs
    ... Periodic Limb Movement Disorder." So now I'm trying Mirapex , a Parkinson's Disease drug which is a Dopamine agonist...

  21. Sleep Stages Question
    ... periodic limb movements (55 episodes per hour). I take Mirapex for this. I don't know if it's helping or not. My...

  22. Concerns about sleep test
    ... straps around my legs drove me nuts. After extra mirapex I did finally fall asleep. Following Sunday I had...

  23. Restless Leg Syndrome
    ... to calm restless leg syndrome? Yes ! Since I take Mirapex , I can at least sleep after taking two of those. Some...

  24. major twitching during sleep- help
    ... the first four or five hours of the night. He takes Mirapex , a drug used for Parkinson's Disease, which helps...
    ... jerks. Iron pills didn't help and neither did the Mirapex . However, I stopped jerking within 3 days of disco...

Chronic Pain board

  1. OK, Feeing Down, Need Your Encouragement
    ... these ailments, I take Celebrex, Ambien CR, Phenergan, Mirapex , Lyrica, Flexeril, Xanax, occasional Vicodin and have...

Arthritis board

  1. Reiters Syndrome or connective tissue problem
    ... Hyrdrocodone, Lexapro, Cromolyn Sodium eye drops, Mirapex , Celebrex I have been confined to an electric wheel...

Back Problems board

  1. Back Pain/Muscle Spasms Worse
    ... transferred to a new doctor. His new doctor has prescribed mirapex (which is a parkinson's medication) It has helped...

  2. fusion L3 & L4 with Parkinson ? recovery?
    ... the pain? Parcopa: 25/250 8:00 am Altace: 5mg Mirapex : 1.50mg Baby aspirin: .81 Comtan: 200mg Toprol ... XL: 100mg 12:00pm Mirapex : 1.50mg Plavix: 75mg Carbidopa/levo: 1 1/2 tab ... 325/500 4:00 Carbidopa/levo: 1 1/2 tabs 25-100 Mirapex : 1.50mg Comtan: 200mg Amantadine: Caps 100mg ...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) board

  1. Does ALS include "tingling- numb feeling" or not?
    ... with movement. I doubt the diagnosis. He put me on Mirapex , which has helped a lot. I worry about ALS, but...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. Frequent Muscle Twitching!!!
    ... He thinks that I have RLS and is treating me with Mirapex and it has helped me alot. Hugs, Becky...

  2. Please Help, two cyst on brain
    ... as needed (have not taken for a couple of weeks) Mirapex 1 mg one a day (bedtime) Provigil 200 mg two a day...
    ... as needed (have not taken for a couple of weeks) Mirapex 1 mg one a day (bedtime) Provigil 200 mg two a day...

Epilepsy board

  1. simple partial seizure treatment
    ... lamicatal may also have opposite effect in some people). Mirapex was then prescribed as an add on therapy. It didn...

  2. Auras
    ... I'm taking 500 mg a day of lamictal and .25 mg of mirapex . While I'm down to apx. 1 significant episode a day...

  3. Lightning Bolt like seizures anyone???
    ... 500 mg a day of lamictal a day, as well as .25 mg of mirapex , is not getting the job done. My understanding is...

  4. temporal lobe epilepsy
    ... nuero recently has also prescribed .25 mg a day of mirapex . He believes that my sleep patterns (frequently waking ... find any discussion or research concerning the use of mirapex for epileptic seizures. Any similiar experiences or...
    ... thought that perhaps it was unusual to be prescribed mirapex as an add on drug. However my sister mentioned this ... neurologist friend who said he would have also prescribed mirapex as an add on drug for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Possible early MS ??
    ... EXTREME FATIGUE. Restless Leg syndrome for which I take Mirapex . (I have had this for over 10 years). I use to be...
    ... jerrome123- have you had any tests or were you put on Mirapex simply because the symtoms matched the dx? Nikki...

  2. Insomnia
    ... have the jumpy legs and cant sleep My doc gave me mirapex for restless leg syndrome I hope this helps The insomnia...

  3. New to the board. :}
    ... TAKE 1 TABLET 3 TIMES A DAY. 3 TAKEN PER DAY! MIRAPEX 1mg = TAKE 1 TABLET 3 TIMES A DAY. 3 TAKEN PER DAY...

Muscular Dystrophy board

  1. Myotonic MD?
    ... told that all my problems may be due to a medication, Mirapex , that I take for RLS. I've been taking the drug for...

Neurology board

  1. Seem to have REM Behavior Disorder, Neurologist put me on Mirapex
    ... think that's what I have. She told me to stop taking Mirapex that could be causing all this arm movement. Last...

  2. Finally visited the neurologist
    ... on coffee, tea, colas, and alcohol. He prescribed Mirapex and I have taken it a few times( an hour before going...

Neuromuscular Diseases board

  1. Dystonia or Parkinson's - I'm confused.
    ... again along with the stiffness. This time he added Mirapex 0.5mg, which has helped. This week I saw the neurologist ... 8/8/06, I hadn't had a cramp since he gave me the Mirapex back in May. Tuesday was a bad day. I've been vibrating ... on cramps for the first time. He has increased my Mirapex to 2x per day, but doesn't want to go any further ... overall better movements since taking the Sinemet and Mirapex . My primary doctor noticed this as well, and still...

  2. left arm jerking
    ... hard time getting to sleep at times. I do take Mirapex for Restless Leg Syndrome, and that seems to call...

  3. Body Tremors
    ... Parkinson's-like symptoms. My doctor had me increase the Mirapex to 2x per day to help them calm down. He said that...

Neuropathy board

  1. Small Fiber Neuropathy
    ... wide. It even bothers my teeth. I take Trileptol and Mirapex with some help, but as my neurologist has stated,...
    ... and (1).25mg in the morning and (3).25mg at night of Mirapex . When the SFN and my shoulders (yes plural) get too...
    ... the medications, he says that I can take an extra Mirapex on days that are bad. I've tried this numerous times...

  2. Other Neuropathy types
    ... a physical came back normal. The doctor put me on mirapex for RLS to see if thats the issue, but I can't imagine...
    ... a physical came back normal. The doctor put me on mirapex for RLS to see if thats the issue, but I can't imagine...

  3. Twitching the Night Away
    ... that now. My rhuematologist recently put me on Mirapex for the restless leg syndrome, and it has been wonderful...

Parkinson's Disease board

  1. Involuntary Movement - pointing fingers
    ... been diagnosed with the diesase but doctor has me on mirapex which is a medication for people who suffer parkinsonism ... symptoms, the mirapex does stop the shaking and twitching to a degree, it...
    ... have been to doctors today as since i have been on mirapex around 2 months my shaking in my leg had stopped but ... I asked doctor if i should have higher dosage of mirapex and he said he didn't think that was a good idea as...
    ... very small 1mg 3/d of Requip which is the same as Mirapex . I'm 50 and started with lack of arm swing and then...

  2. Stages of PD??
    ... cnverted into dopamine). 2.) Dopamine agonists. ( Mirapex , Requip) They directly stimulate the dopamine receptors...

  3. DBS resulting in PD remission?
    ... second one last December. Recently, I discontinued my Mirapex and Stalevo and turned off both generators. The result...

  4. Parkinson's or bipolar or both PLEASE help!
    ... yes it is possible to have both. I take Stalevo, Mirapex and Azilect for PD and I must use will power and therapy ... to fight the side effects of Mirapex but I need it. For Bi-Polar I take Lithium Carbonate...


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