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Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
6/8/2012 8:09:28 AM

Reviewer: Wallenburg, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
12/11/2011 9:24:48 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have restless syndrome and it affects my feet as well. Pramipexole has been the only med to help at all.

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
11/4/2011 9:33:26 AM

Reviewer: T&R, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take this drug for recently being diagnosed with RLS, originally at .25 mg in the evening. The first 4 days I slept better but woke up to headaches, each day the headache got worse. I cut the pills in half, I still have great results sleeping and no longer wake with headaches! So far so good - 3 weeks into this program!

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
6/20/2011 12:48:44 PM

Reviewer: Going crazy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Am a 62 yr.ole woman with chronic RLS;took Mirapex for many years and switched to the generic Pramipexole due to ridiculous cost of Mirapex. Take 1.5 mg four times a day. Med works well for RLS, BUT has VERY SEVERE sign effects such as Paranoia, Hallucinations, Delusions, eyesight and memory problems. Need this drug for the RLS, but now seeing a Psychiatrist for Zyprexa, psych drug stabilization. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
5/16/2011 2:07:00 PM

Reviewer: apeman85, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've been taking Pramipexole for RLS for about 2 months now. My dr will only let me take it at night because of his fear of side effects. I shake throughout the day and sometimes have symptoms of RLS throughout the day. At night it seems my legs get worse. My wife wakes me up just about every other night because my feet "dog paddle" while I'm half asleep or fully asleep. Sinemet ... Show Full Comment

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