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Re: Restless Legs with no pain.

Re: Restless Legs with no pain.

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Posted by Kathy on November 27, 1999 at 10:48:36:

In Reply to: Restless Legs with no pain. posted by Crazy Legs on November 26, 1999 at 22:20:52:

I've also had it for several years and no pain associated with it. In the past, it would come and go. I know this sounds weird - but I live in the Midwest and it seemed to get a lot worse as soon as the weather started getting warmer?! I found that leg stretching right before I got in bed would help to some degree. I'm 43 years old and just starting menopause. I'm having a lot of problems with edema (water retention) and RLS. My doc has prescribed a diuretic but it isn't helping much. Which is what brings me to these message boards. I've been taking calcium for years for leg cramps, but that does nothing for the RLS. I'm going to try Vitamin E and see if that helps.

I'm really trying to avoid taking hormones or any other drugs for these things.

If you find any relief, please let me know.

Kathy


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