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  1. My nan has restless legs, how can i help her?
    ... members who are thankful for the advice. maybe it,s the quinine but it works and its drug free and does not cost a...

  2. my cure for RLS
    ... up with it. i went to my doctor and she put me on Quinine which was wonderful. At last i slept all night. then ... worked it out that when i was on AMIPRTIPTYLINE and the QUININE had stopped working it started when my dose was increased...
    Medications also discussed in this post: requip

  3. Has anyone found help for severe RLS with magnesium?
    ... everyone here is saying! You may be deficient. Also try QUININE . It is in tonic water and I think maybe you can find...
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  4. Need tips, advice on restless leg syndrome!!!!!!!HELP
    ... not. I've also had good luck with club soda with quinine added. This isn't recommended for long-term use, since ... quinine isn't super-safe. I've also heard that magnesium...
    ... suffers from RLS she found that a half of glass of Quinine Water, relaxes them right away She drinks a half...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien

  5. does amitriptyline help restless legs
    ... up with it. i went to my doctor and she put me on Quinine which was wonderful. At last i slept all night. then ... worked it out that when i was on AMIPRTIPTYLINE and the QUININE had stopped working it started when my dose was increased...
    Medications also discussed in this post: requip

  6. Why do people have RLS?
    ... cramps also. The tonic water, however, does contain quinine . I checked first with my MD prior to using it, due...

  7. RLS vs Leg Cramps?
    ... I went to see my Dr. the other day. She gave me Quinine tablets - but on the prescription she wrote "for leg...

  8. Quinin
    ... u not find?! It says on quite a few RLS sites that Quinine is an inappropriate drug for RLS and that it's used...
    ... drinks tonic water for his RLS because it contains quinine . He has severe RLS when it acts up. He spends the...

  9. Anybody got a cure that's not medication?
    ... good make of tonic water in the evening, it contains quinine which is used to allieviate rls. Also try soaking...

  10. ngomo
    ... try iron and the other vitamines and so forth. Try Quinine it might help....
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  11. My brother has RLS at night and can't sleep!
    ... water before going to bed (if he can stomach it). The quinine relaxes the legs....

  12. Home remedies that sound ridiculous but are worth trying.
    ... putting medication in your body... Ivory soap and Quinine Water... Google it if you are curious. There is a ... reported difference in your restlessness. Also, tonic/ quinine supposedly slows it down significantly. Good...
    ... about 10 or so years ago my mother-in-law suggested quinine . And, every time that awful sensation comes over...

  13. You might try this for RLS
    ... that the active ingredient in the tonic water is the quinine . My Dr will nor prescribe quinine for me as I take ... Has anyone experience of taking both ammiodarone and quinine , even at low doses?...
    ... that the active ingredient in the tonic water is the quinine . My Dr will not prescribe quinine for me as I take ... Has anyone experience of taking both ammiodarone and quinine , even at low doses?...

  14. RLS Triggers
    ... she suggested that I drink some tonic water (with quinine sp?). It works great. I mix it with some oj or kool...

  15. RLS symptoms
    ... and when he was hospitalized the doctors prescribed Quinine capsules (200mg) which seemed to help!!? I drink ... a glass or two of Tunic Water which contains quinine . Sometimes I rub my legs with "Tigerbalm" and that ... like to know if some one else had any experience with Quinine ? I visited a Tibetan doctor in San Diego that once...

  16. What prescription drugs work for RLS?
    ... having RLS it has really been awful. My doc put me on quinine tabs one at night and there are not too many side...
    Medications also discussed in this post: forteo

  17. Quinine
    ... I'm beginning to wonder if just a tiny bit of Quinine keeps me awake at night. There is so little of it ... and respond about this. I'd like to hear if, indeed, quinine impairs sleep for anyone else....
    ... nothing else that could be doing it other than the quinine so we also gave it away. Wish magnesium was the be...
    ... muscle relaxer. They also gave me a prescription for Quinine Sulfate (5grams) which both my grandfather and mother ... suspect has restless leg syndrome, tried taking a Quinine Sulfate capsule and it worked great. I'm told that...

  18. Are My Symptons RLS???
    ... calves and feet. Several years ago a doctor put me on quinine and it has helped, but causes tinnitus. I would like ... to get off the quinine if I can find another way to stop the aches. For ... aches" have gotten very bad again. I had thought the quinine was doing the job, but the aches were back. For the...
    ... doctor, but if you have found that potassium and/or quinine help then I would say you have some other condition...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  19. Restless les and muscle problems
    ... that makes you feel ever so nauseous. I have tried quinine in tonic water, massage with muscle rub, painkillers...

  20. restless leg syndrome
    ... a child. I've had good luck with 1) club soda with quinine and 2) "energy work" massage. The masseuse doesn't...

  21. question about medications for muscle twitches need some help
    ... 330am because of my muscle twitches. Tried taking quinine but it didnt help me any. I dont know what to do anymore...

  22. Mirapex
    ... vitamins, minerals, valium, temazipam, clonipine (yuck!), quinine and the only thing that works for me is Mirapex or...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium mirapex

  23. New Here - Husband must have this
    ... Restless leg syndrome also. My doctor prescribed Quinine Sulfate, 260 mg, one pill before bedtime. This was...

  24. Frustrated in Florida
    ... was when I was young, BUT I heard that club soda w/ quinine is good for it. I tried it and it seemed to help....

  25. Quinine Caplets
    ... seen many people with restless leg feel better from Quinine . Another awesome thing to take is magnesium. My...

  26. treatments for RLS
    ... Tonic water with Quinine helps me. If I am having a hard time getting to sleep...

  27. Tonic water?
    ... must be the tonic with quinine water...some vodka wouldn't hurt! LOL!...
    ... must be the tonic with quinine water...some vodka wouldn't hurt! LOL! I tried ... the quinine PILLS a long time ago and that didn't help me; everything...

  28. Help, Loosing Sleep
    ... also take cal/mag at night, when I'm cramping up, quinine water with dinner....

  29. RLS suffers wife desperate in the UK!!
    ... has, over the years, tried hot & cold baths & wraps, quinine exercise etc. The Consultants over here will not touch...

  30. Sudden intensity in RLS in the past month, any suggestions?
    ... ill to take it. Any suggestion? I have also tried Quinine , but that was not working. Thanks :) KaP...

  31. Relief for SSRI-activated RLS?
    ... magnesium with one or two glasses of tonic water (it has quinine ) about an hour before bedtime got rid of my RLS most...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zoloft

  32. What is quinine and....
    ... I took Quinine before and it seemed not to help me. Thank you for ... on the Restless Leg Syndrome website, today.... Quinine rarely (less than 5%) helps RLS and is only included ... RLS symptoms are confused with leg cramps for which quinine is the correct treatment. Many RLS sufferers think ... that quinine has helped them, but they cannot be sure whether they ... cramps. Patients who definitely had RLS and found that quinine helped (sometimes very significantly) their RLS, but...

  33. I'm not sure what this is, any advice?
    ... asleep or sleeping. I heard from a friend of mine that Quinine helps the twitching. You should be careful not drinking ... glass after work each night. Tonic water contains quinine ..that's really the only thing I have found...and it...
    ... asleep or sleeping. I heard from a friend of mine that Quinine helps the twitching. You should be careful not drinking ... glass after work each night. Tonic water contains quinine ..that's really the only thing I have found...and it...

  34. Bitter Lemon Drink Works Too!!!
    ... I took Quinine before and it seemed not to help me....
    ... fizzy mix made of carbonated water, lemon, sugar and quinine (!). Gels well with all white spirits. Sounds good ... but how much of each and where do you get quinine at. Is that the same thing used to help treat malaria...
    ... morning. He said to drink Shwepps Tonic Water, it has quinine (I automatically recognized the name since I read...
    ... good! Rested, not grumpy. I have no idea what Quinine is except for what we've talked about here, so I'm...
    ... When I first went to my doctor about RLS, he gave me quinine pills to take, but I couldn't take them. They made...
    ... quinine .......
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  35. rls and depression meds
    ... bed seems to lessen the twitching, I've just bought Quinine pills and took one last night but I had a headache ... this morning. could it be the quinine pill? (I did not have much twitching last night) Has...
    ... dose (prescribed) of effexor but I won't. I got some quinine pills, I took 1 (300 ml) I had a headache next day...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor