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Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
12/9/2007 3:28:29 PM

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Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I HAVE RLS AND THIS HAS BEEN A GOD SEND. I HAVE NOT MISSED ONE NIGHTS SLEEP. AND I HAVE BEEN ON IT FOR MORE THEN 7 MONTHS.

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
11/11/2007 12:03:02 AM

Reviewer: Happy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Requip worked for me at first. It started making my legs hurt earlier in the day. When we moved up the time I took it, the pain just started earlier... The Dr. has combined it with another drug and it is working better. I only use Requip at night and the other med during the day. It seems to be working for the most part.

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
11/10/2007 11:08:29 AM

Reviewer: grannymcginnis, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
At first it worked like a miracle. After 6 months of use I now find that my RLS seems to be more sever than before. I have to take it at least 2 hour before bedtme. I sweat profusely. Which I hate

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
11/8/2007 8:28:00 PM

Reviewer: travelrn, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I've taken for 4.5 months. Initially it worked great. Was like a miricle. I started at .5 mg. After 2 mos I had increased symptoms & early onset of RLS about 6 or 7pm if I attempted to sit for any length of time. The increased dose seemed to help, but now I am started to have same symptoms & wonder if I need another dose increase. I've also noticed tingling in my hands (mostly ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
11/6/2007 7:17:37 PM

Reviewer: jbenzenhafer, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Since I have beeen using Requip I find that my incidences of RLS has dramatically risen. I canot even lie down to take a nap in the afternoon without getting my "creepy crawly'"in my calves. Some evenings when I get a chance for an extra hour or two of sleep, the RLS pops up again. Requip works extremely well in blocking it, but this is getting rediculous. I am a 60 yr. old femal ... Show Full Comment

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