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  1. Restless Legs Symptoms
    ... quinine is good for this apparently) - also bananas ( potassium ) - and hot water bottles help too. hang in there...
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  2. New to Board....Need advice/help
    ... help with cramps. 2. Bananas are a good source of potassium which is also apparently good for the leg cramps 3...
    ... help with cramps. 2. Bananas are a good source of potassium which is also apparently good for the leg cramps ...
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  3. Ugh
    ... is good for leg cramps eat bananas - they contain potassium which is also good for cramps get a couple of hot...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Quinine

  4. Need your help
    ... rough, take Immodium. Try to eat a banana to get the potassium levels back up. If you are exhausted, lay on the bed...

  5. please help
    ... Heart attacks are what kill anorexics. Or the lack of potassium . I'm not a doctor just someone who was researching...

  6. Off Suboxone.... 6 days and counting
    ... vitamin-mineral supplement as well as bananas for potassium also later in the day. I only use 600-800 ibuprofin...

  7. Body Jerks
    ... t have body jerks like that. Have you tried adding potassium to your diet? That helps with leg pain. Bananas are...
    ... t have body jerks like that. Have you tried adding potassium to your diet? That helps with leg pain. Bananas are...
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  8. man, what did i do?please read
    ... Natural VitC and other nutrients Bananas-2 bunches ( potassium source; eat 2-3 daily; will help joint pain &helps...
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  9. looking for help
    ... sports drink. Make sure there is alot of sodium and potassium in it. **TAKE POTASSIUM AND MAGNESIUM!!!!!!(I can ... started halucinating after about 4-5 days from lack of potassium and almost died. The magnesium is needed to facilitate...
    ... salt (provides sodium) 1/2 C orange juice (provides potassium and helps taste) 1 litre water Just mix all that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: librium

  10. Clonazepam Question
    ... do take the fish oil and flaxseed oil, magnesium, potassium , green tea extract, multi-vit, and black cohosh. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  11. A few questions
    ... I also have valerian, st. john's wort, fish oil, potassium , magnesium/calium and milkthistle. I have lots more...
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  12. At my wits end!
    ... from alcohol myself. When I say close, I mean your potassium level plumits (when drinking especially)....Alcohol ... room telling me I was being admitted immediately. My potassium level was at 2.1...you die at 2.0. THIS IS THAT SERIOUS ... began to swell I couldn't talk........again.....low potassium from alcohol abuse......I was almost dead. I cannot ... happen to you Tabby! You also have got to start taking potassium pronto....! That's why you are numbing and tingling ... amp up" with electrolytes and burn all their fuel! Potassium is like the heirarchy of electrolytes...you can killl...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium librium

  13. valium,alcohol,or both?
    ... the main page here.... Make sure to take lots of potassium , bcomplex, gatorade, eat alot (if you can) fatty stuff...
    ... posts about vitamins....You say you're taking the potassium and that's good, I forgot to say that you need to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  14. I made it through the night!
    ... vitamins. And a large glass of juice and my banana for potassium . I was able to sleep last night - much to my surprise...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone

  15. Im so confused about the Home Detox plan...
    ... down those bananas, my last two blood tests showed my potassium levels were low!:) Thanx! Hugs! MF xoxo...
    ... down those bananas, my last two blood tests showed my potassium levels were low!:) Thanx! Hugs! MF xoxo ...

  16. I start detox this evening... TERRIFIED!
    ... will get tough. I ate some soup, and a banana (for potassium ) and took a bunch of vitamins and drank pineapple...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Xanax

  17. what is alcohol withdrawl like?
    ... detox, and I ended up halucinating, and almost no potassium in my body, which will cause death. I now, have not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Xanax librium

  18. Why do I feel like I need to take it all???
    ... me go to the hospital...luckily...I had almost no potassium and was just about dead. I continues to halucinate...

  19. This is INSANE!!!! What am I doing???
    ... own detox, like a banana a day, sometimes 2 for the potassium and the supplements, etc. Its a really good tool...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  20. 58 Days Off Norco-leg [email protected]
    ... submitted. Some of the members gave me advice. I take potassium , magnesim, calcium, and highlands leg cramps medicine...
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  21. one month later and still restless legs when i lay down
    ... most was either eating about 4 bananas (for all the potassium in them) or try buying either a potassium supplement...
    ... awhile..I would suggest that if the banana's or the potassium magnesium combo dont work for you then you should...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Quinine requip

  22. Marijuana detox at home?
    ... Really excessive sweating can deplete the body of potassium , a necessary mineral. A few foods high in potassium...
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  23. Off Ultram finally! Day 3 and hello to all!
    ... good things said about it, I figured wft? Got some potassium tabs and some b-12 while I was at it. Gonna check...

  24. Looking for Help
    ... case. PLEASE? B-Vits 100mg (at least), POWERADE (has potassium , sodium and ELECTROLYTES!), I'm really cautious about...

  25. Starting day 6 no opiates
    ... out there for that? I've heard that vitamin K and potassium are good to use for leg cramps, I wonder if it would...

  26. Coming off methadone w/hydro..Ugghh
    ... ona-a-day multivitamin. Also, Lots of bannanas - potassium helps to alleviate restless limbs. Most important...

  27. My journey to being clean.
    ... Have you tried some potassium or calcium/mag to help with your legs? What type...

  28. janied13-sample detox info
    ... Natural VitC and other nutrients Bananas-2 bunches ( potassium source; eat 2-3 daily; will help joint pain &helps...
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  29. You give me hope!
    ... s Section---you need L-Tyrosine, 5HTP, Magnesium, Potassium , Zinc, Calcium, and a good Multi-Vitamin & Multi-Mineral ... need the L-Tyrosine, 5HTP, and a good zinc/magnesium/ potassium , and B-Complex---will help stablize your central nervous...

  30. xanax long term user and tapering
    ... and multi-mineral with extra B-Complex, Zinc, and potassium magnesium. Take the Zinc ONLY after eating food or...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium Xanax benadryl

  31. Need some advice!!!
    ... Natural VitC and other nutrients Bananas-2 bunches ( potassium source; eat 2-3 daily; will help joint pain &helps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Quinine TAGAMET Tylenol Vicodin benadryl imodium dopamine Benzodiazepine

  32. Klonopin(Clonazepam) Withdrawl
    ... want to add the supplement Taurine and eat Bananas ( potassium ); both help lower blood pressure so lessens risks...
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  33. Day 3 Lort/Methadone withdraw need Support, "Please"
    ... body of vital nutrients, in particular B-vitamins and potassium . The importance is those are key regarding the intensity ... Bvitamins) and leg syndrome and depression (loss of potassium ). Bananas are one of the richest sources of potassium ... Home Detox list. WDs cause blood pressure spikes; potassium helps lessen the blood pressure spikes (especially ... orange juice makes a major difference, it has both potassium and sugar. One thing that you notice once you give...
    ... Also, bananas help a lot at this stage....high in potassium which helps a lot. I probably ate 2-3 bananas a day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzodiazepine

  34. Day 2 WD, barely able to type...
    ... is restless legs syndrome....Bananas for the high potassium level will help and HOT baths, and walking....if you...
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  35. I just need some encouragement....
    ... thread mentioned above....particularly bananas for potassium ...it will help with legs. Review the list with your...
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  36. Severe Leg Cramps -need Help-norco
    ... muscle relaxer might help, eating bananas might help ( potassium ), epsom salts, hot baths, hot tub soaks.... don't...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norco

  37. HOME DETOX RESCUE OPTIONS
    ... need to try and eat some bananas and build up your potassium level...important to help when you reach the restless...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol benadryl

  38. Just a suggestion for those looking for a Tapering Regimen>>
    ... 100% RDA of Zinc, Phosphorus, Copper, Magnesium and Potassium (you may not find the potassium in the same supplement ... first day you can keep it down), preferably with food. Potassium early in the detox is important to help relieve RLS ... Restless Leg Syndrome). Bananas are a good source of potassium if you can't find a supplement for it. Begin your...
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  39. PLEASE Somebody, take sometime to read this and help me
    ... 100% RDA of Zinc, Phosphorus, Copper, Magnesium and Potassium (you may not find the potassium in the same supplement ... first day you can keep it down), preferably with food. Potassium early in the detox is important to help relieve RLS ... Restless Leg Syndrome). Bananas are a good source of potassium if you can't find a supplement for it. Begin your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Klonopin Valium Xanax benadryl librium imodium Benzodiazepine

  40. Blood results - can anyone help?
    ... The dr was not concerned at all except about my potassium . My UA was clear except for a small amount of blood...
    ... properly then these labs will get out of wack. Was your potassium high or low. Many things can cause potassium to be ... dehydrated or not eating properly it can really mess up potassium . Blood in urine can be normal if it's just a little...

  41. What to do for the "chills" ?? Immodium ??
    ... try Unisom) Centrum or Prenatal Vitamins Extra Potassium will also help your muscle aches. Immodium or Lomotil...
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  42. Philster - MIA - Where are you??
    ... supplemental oxygen for occasional use, two inhalers, potassium , xanax (which is an addiction - whole different issue...
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  43. Oxy question...? (seizures?)
    ... can also cause people to have seizures. Say if your Potassium or Sodlium got too low or too high, you could have...

  44. from a recovering/recovered hydrocone addict - these are the w/d symptoms
    ... Try Potassium and Magnisium supplements...

  45. went to emergency last night and it WASN'T a heart attack
    ... my blood cells. So the blood work came back that my potassium level was above the level you would be dead at and...

  46. The strangest thing...
    ... it. As far as the leg cramps go, have you tried potassium ??? I had my son taking potassium pills and eating...

  47. What can I expect???????????
    ... I had gome to the health store and bought him some potassium pills and some kind of homeopathic remedy called calm...
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  48. Congrats on ONE MONTH, Joan!
    ... my mind....I did. :) I know bananas are high in potassium , which helps with leg cramps, not sure about restless...

  49. hydrocodone withdrawals are killing me
    ... m having horrible body cramps. I already have low potassium (which causes body cramps anyway) but it is bad. I...
    ... ended up going to the ER today because I thought my potassium had bottomed out the cramps were soooooo horribly ... bad. Well good thing I went, it turned out my potassium was critically high. They had to give me 2 IV's and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone

  50. Reducing anxiety?
    ... trazadone for sleeping, so I have him on the calms and potassium pills. Someone, I think on this board, told me potassium ... helps with the shaky leggs. He is taking the potassium twice a day. He was fine for the first two days...

  51. Methadone And Oxy Withdrawals
    ... E Iron Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B6 Potassium Zinc Vitamin B12 Folic Acid Good luck, I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Folic

  52. Desperate for Help
    ... relax and sleep. I have bought good multivitamins, potassium and the other ingredients in Thomas Recipe, so I feel...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Klonopin

  53. What to do about alcoholic dimentia?
    ... Well they admited him and as I figured he was lacking potassium and other things in his system from all the alcohol...

  54. Well, I never thought I'd be on this board
    ... immodium and if you like bananas get them to load up on potassium . Gatorade, or even pedialyte (to get the electrolytes...
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  55. day 3 of morphine sulphate withdrawl
    ... better time to do a meeting. Try some bananas for potassium that will help the restless, cramping legs and arms...

  56. morphine w/d need answers
    ... told before mine was so low it was LIFE THREATENING. Potassium is necessary for your muscles--the largest being your ... from orange juice and bananas. It took 2 bags of Potassium run thru an IV drip the last time I tried to endure...

  57. Questions on quiting cd from Hydros
    ... for us...Ialso try and eat bananas, you need your potassium , and take vitamins. But most important just know...

  58. Diet Pill Withdrawal Symptoms????
    ... some energy for a party. You could try taking PPMP's( potassium phosphate/magnesium phosphate) to help rebalance the ... system or potassium phosphate tissue salts to get the balance back again...

  59. Question for anyone that can help me??
    ... good ole multi-vitamin will help with the energy. Potassium might help with the restless legs....

  60. Newbie needs help/advice on methadone
    ... yours to right now. I have hypokalemia which is low potassium and it affects all the major muscles in your body...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  61. Saw my sub doc today
    ... using diuretics is that you need to supplement your potassium in some way as you lose alot of it because of increased ... have never heard of any major problems,other than the potassium thing.If your potassium gets to far out of whack,...
    ... have to make sure that you are supplementing your potassium as i stated before.but at the dosage you were given ... you suppliment only when actually using it as your potassium may drop suddenly when you increase your urine output...
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  62. Hydro withdrawal update
    ... force down some bananas...that will replenish the potassium and help with the leg aches. Hang in there...I...
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  63. Still Trying
    ... your "symptoms." They "refuel" our bodies with the potassium the hydro's drained...try that! Hang in there!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clonidine catapres

  64. Day 3 w/out everything....
    ... you use a heating pad for the legs. Also get some potassium for the muscle cramps..bananna's have alot of potassium...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Xanax

  65. New Member Home Detoxing
    ... microwave heating pads. You might want to take some potassium for those leg cramps before you get too sick. Do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone imodium

  66. Has anyone......
    ... ve depleted my body of significant amounts of iron, potassium and calcuim and that my meds aren't doing what they...

  67. About to detox from alcohol AGAIN tomorrow, withdraws scare me!
    ... quality) Calcium and magnesium, before bedtime hours. Potassium , if she didn't get any in a food source that day.Like...

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