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  1. Suffering mysterious legs pain for 10 month !!!
    ... all other test are negative for disorders.They use quinine to treat it,it can be bought at any vitamin store...

  2. Quinine and memory loss
    ... But to be on the safe side I would get her off the quinine and see if her memory improves. I knew an elderly ... and she had leg cramps at night, the doctor gave her quinine but I never saw an improvement and I knew her for...

  3. light headed
    ... any doc explain what actually happens to cause it? quinine can cause it as a side effect smelling salts can...

  4. night leg cramps?
    ... Try tonic water. Has quinine in it. Worked for my mother-in-law...

  5. Calf muscle pain (charliehorses)
    ... or if after working out, or with certain shoes. Quinine has been used for ages to treat calf/leg cramps and ... available over the counter, such as Q-Vel or in regular quinine water. (But discuss this with your physician first...
    ... magnesium,potassium checked..Ask your doctor about Quinine ..Also if you dont do lotsa walking and since you have...

  6. Leg cramps
    ... such as Q-vel (I think that's what it is) -- it's quinine . (Or you could just drink tonic water!) But quinine...
    ... is to go to your doctor and while there,ask about Quinine .....
    ... dept at grocery store)before she went to bed. It has quinine in it. Seemed to work quite well for her. ...
    ... Tonic water has quinine in it, not club soda....

  7. leg pains if i dont take my vitamins
    ... cramps and this solved her problem. Tonic water has quinine in it...

General Health board

  1. Weird health problems? Anxiety? Epilepsy? Heart related? I don't know :(
    ... Severe nocturnal leg/foot cramps (I've been prescribed quinine whicn seems to have worked, cramps are no longer as...

  2. mallaria and toiphoid treatment
    ... this particular treatment does not work, they use quinine , pyrimethamine and sulfadoxine. In serious cases...

  3. Severe leg cramping in the night
    ... or downwards as suits you). Tonic water contains quinine which stops leg cramping. When we sleep, we tend ... in our legs which causes the muscles to cramp. The quinine evens this out. If you absolutely cannot stand ... taste of tonic water, check with your pharmacy about quinine pills. Lindaru ;)...
    ... these, too, but refuses to do either tonic water or quinine ), that would be great. Lindaru :)...
    ... way. They sometimes add fruit flavors/juices to quinine water and if the quinine works, it may be the fruit ... additives that help and not the actual quinine . Instead of having lab testing done, I would suggest...

  4. Need help
    ... Many stores have a leg cramp meds.Tonic water has quinine in it and it will releive the cramps. Congrats...

  5. Cramps.......
    ... might help.... drink some tonic water as it has quinine in it...this can help with muscle cramping, take...

  6. Stomach Virus?
    ... try some plain old tonic water as well .. the quinine in it helps with nausea/vomiting ......

  7. twitching
    ... see if it helps diminish it. Tonic water which has quinine is also purported to help but if you tend to get acne...

  8. leg cramps
    ... have restless leg syndrome as well, try soda water w/ quinine in it - it eases the restlessness. P.S. I get cramps...

  9. Nocturnal leg pain (not spasms)
    ... I am taking a drug called QUININE for the leg pain I suffer. In Canada you can buy it...

  10. Middle Of The Night Calf Cramps
    ... letting warm water trickle down on it. Also try Quinine ..you can buy it OTC at the Pharmacy..You may want...

  11. aching legs and fatigue
    ... problem mostly at night though and the doctors gave her Quinine sulfate. It is used mostly for anti malarial interactions...

  12. excruciating leg cramps....only in one leg??
    ... :) If your doc didn't give you a script for quinine tabs, go back and get one. I was having these little...
    ... Thanks in advance. I HAVE HAD THE SAME PROBLEM. QUININE WILL CUT OUT THIS KIND OF CRAMP IN JUST MINUTES.AND...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Natural ways to deal with/correct a hyper thyroid (^t3, t4)
    ... fish oil, valerian (to help the twitching) low sodium quinine tonic at night (for leg cramps), potassium salt substitute...

  2. HERBS TO AVOID
    ... were dangerous to ingest. Hyland's LegCramps with Quinine contains Aconitun Naoellus. Is this unsafe?...

  3. Anxiety/Panic Disorders and Homeopathy? (Same as Panic Board)
    ... for a living instead, to ear money. He discovered Quinine by accident. This is Puruvian bark and he took some...

Pain Management board

  1. what would cause my bones in my legs to hurt
    ... In the old days quinine use to be used for that. I would imagine bananas as...

  2. Charlie Horses
    ... Food stores--On the bottle it says "Leg Cramps with quinine "--we also used tonic water which helps some because ... it has quinine . These Hyland's pills are small and it says to dissolve...

  3. Overwhelming spasms
    ... I had added ativan 2 x a day.I was taking 300 mg's quinine at night which worked,but had to stop do to quinine...

  4. On 4 anti seisuze meds and still having spasms!!!
    ... stuff that came about from methotrecate , plaqanuel, Quinine , plus low does of prednazone were used to deal with ... imflamation and spams. Now a days so many docs won't touch quinine with a ten foot pole because of all the "newer meds ... avaiable. I wonder why???? Quinine worked great for me with the spams and termors much...

  5. What would you do?
    ... valium 3 times a day, oxycontin 3 times a day and quinine 650mgs at night.I know the assistant was shocked that...

  6. MS and Very Bad Pain
    ... you manage the pain.I take baclofen and zanaflex and quinine for the chronic spasticity and oxycotin for the pain...

  7. Questions about pain management
    ... switch my current meds?I take baclofen,zanaflex and quinine for severe spasms and spacticity and I'm getting results...

  8. Whatcha think?
    ... muscles.I take a combination of baclofen,zanaflex and quinine to slow most of it down. I also have seen a Neuromuscular...

  9. chronic pain-stop making us suffer!
    ... level is always at a 8. I take baclofen,zanaflex and quinine .My local Drs won't prescribe pain meds,its go to...

  10. How can I stay calm and unstressed?
    ... morphine pump, take vicotine and neurotin for pain and quinine for spasms. Any suggestions on how I am going to get...

  11. 2 Questions for Shoreline
    ... also be expected in patients taking neuroleptics, quinine , or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as...

  12. Question for Shoreline and Others
    ... also be expected in patients taking neuroleptics, quinine , or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as...

  13. shore
    ... also be expected in patients taking neuroleptics, quinine , or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as...

  14. Shoreline - Hyperalgesia
    ... also be expected in patients taking neuroleptics, quinine , or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Jolting, dreaming, scared,
    ... might help someone else. I believe that it is the quinine in the tonic water that helps with the jerks.[/INDENT...

  2. RLS and heart disease
    ... do you mean restless legs/ quinine tablets can also help but can cause dizzyness until...

  3. Jerking while sleeping..
    ... quinine tablets often help...

  4. Leg cramps
    ... stopped if I get out of bed and stand on the leg quinine is said to help but made me very dizzy, magnesium...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. Advice needed
    ... Deda, I take baclofen and zanaflex 4 x a day and quinine at night.I get the spasms in my calfs,upper legs,biceps...
    ... don't think so) I know they're bad if they give you Quinine . Does that help, much? I'm not even worried about...
    ... two together.They were very effective up until latly. Quinine had been working,if the increased baclofen don't help ... effective) by august they are going to double up on the quinine . But guitting smoking is my priority goal by then...

Chronic Pain board

  1. can u help in chronic pain feeling depressed
    ... take muscle relaxing drugs and sleeping tablets, and quinine . I suffer with sciatica and have awful cramps. First...

Arthritis board

  1. Ra+copd
    ... similar other drugs but did not suit.She takes Hydro Quinine tabs as DMD everyday one. I wish to get some help...

  2. Do your arms just ache and ache sometimes?
    ... in our pharmacys? I have heard something about quinine helping some other things as well! Take care and...
    ... will look that up. I wonder if you could drink some quinine water? Isn't that what it is called, that some people...

Back Problems board

  1. PAIN IN BOTH ELBOWS ( ANY IDEAS WHY?) have had chronic back pain for 9 years
    ... take muscle relaxing drugs and sleeping tablets, and quinine . I suffer with sciatica and have awful cramps. First...

  2. Severe Leg cramps
    ... think I need something more then that. They said Quinine . They took that off the market because of the side...
    ... am not having any now. They do have a homeopathic quinine product on the market, at least they did this fall...

  3. Leg pain after L5/S1 fusion
    ... Hi Debbie, I think quinine only works for muscle cramps. Lyrica is the correct...

  4. Muscle spasms?
    ... show, we're all different. :) I've also heard that quinine pills help. Also make sure you're getting enough...

  5. Muscle Spasm
    ... deficiency. I even drank tonic water for the quinine and that didn't help either. I pretty much get cramps...

  6. severe calf cramps from sciatica
    ... about the past month or so, and my doctor perscribed Quinine for it. I only took one now and then when I had severe...

  7. Terrible leg and foot cramps in the night!!
    ... only available through prescription now...it's called Quinine . I don't know if you want to go this route, but...

  8. I'm new here
    ... there was something we could do. He was taking quinine to help with the spasms. It's questionable whether...

  9. hospitalized for back spasms
    ... sure you still get your water and potassium in too! Quinine is also good for cramps. Might want to ask your doctor...

  10. back problems causing leg cramps?
    ... also found tonic water helped-go figure! It seems the quinine helps muscle cramps. -Michelle...
    ... pharmacies about it since it first occurred on a weekend. Quinine is indeeed a med of choice to relieve leg cramps,...

  11. Headaches from Back or neck problems?
    ... taking magnesium. Also gave me a perscription for Quinine to take at night for the leg cramps. Took one last ... change. I did feel a little dizzy after taking the quinine , but it could have been my imagination as I laid there ... wondering what the quinine pill was going to do to me! I don't like taking pills...

  12. Leg Cramps
    ... an Alchemist in my town, actually to inquire about Quinine for leg pain. He then told me that with all of what...

  13. Lyrica for Nerve Pain?
    ... research for holistic herbs, remedies.. and I heard that Quinine has been very beneficial for some. I called the pharmacist...

  14. Meds Question
    ... got tired of waiting for a response.. I looked into Quinine (which back in the ye olden days was used to treat...
    ... muscle pain.. none. I asked my pharamcist about Quinine . She said many of her patients swear by the stuff...
    ... get through this. I asked my pharamcist about Quinine . She said many of her patients swear by the stuff ... and everyone. Good idea .. wonder if I can take quinine with the lyrica .. Take care...

  15. Feet Cramps
    ... folks call charlie horses and my doctor put me on quinine at night and that really helped alot. It is the only...
    ... He suggested drinking tonic water since it has quinine in it. I tried it a while ago but didntl try it long...

  16. Definite broken screw following fusion - 3 months later
    ... then. I'm back on the meds (percocet, robaxin, and quinine sulfate), having severe cramps all down my right leg...

  17. Muscle spasms...?
    ... stretches but seems to make things worse. I may try the quinine but was told it not much good as its the sciatic nerve...
    ... My doc was not very enthusiastic about quinine advising that it's largely beneficial for nocturnal...

  18. Hi Im new, I need some info. on pinched nerves?
    ... pain. He went to the dr. and they gave him valium and quinine for the cramps they took blood tests and his mag....

  19. Anybody having restless leg syndrome?
    ... have worked excellent for me is Tonic Water. It has Quinine in it, which calms your RLS. I thought it was bull...

  20. Leg Cramps
    ... Exercise is better. I've even known people to take quinine for leg cramps....

  21. Microdiscectomy, 6 months post op...still in pain.
    ... keen to treat it with medication as he advised that Quinine based meds were not very effective given the severity...

  22. Charlie horse anyone?
    ... and consequently we suffer. I know potassium and quinine are good for muscle cramps, but honestly, until all...

  23. Restless Legs
    ... there use to be a very old med perscribed years ago quinine sulfate not sure its on the market but it most certainly...

  24. High Blood Pressure from Meds
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  25. Treatments for Mild Bulging Disc
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  26. can chiropractors work safely on discs??
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  27. IDET procedure
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  28. Now I'm depressed....
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  29. Help!!! I need some sleep.
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  30. Columbus, OH chiropractor (no health ins)
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...

  31. Successstory and other nucleoplasty patients: How was your recovery?
    ... bulge at L5S1. Doc gives me Oxycondin, Celebrex, Quinine Sulfate, Celexa. Took myself off these, reaction...


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