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Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
10/30/2007 9:43:11 PM

Reviewer: Diane, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am only 29 and have had RLS for about 4 years. I thought I had a vitamin deficiency! I worked dialysis and found a lot of my patients that had to sit 4+ hrs used Requip for RLS. Since most were pushing 70 I thought this was something only older adults had. I asked my doctor joking about how I was too young and he said “actually even children have RLS.” When I started taking the Requip it was ama ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
10/24/2007 10:01:56 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Unbeknownst to me, I've had RSL for over 25 years. Thought I was just crazy! I take Requip about two hours before retiring each night. First six were like a dream. But, recently I've felt the need for it...restlessness...earlier in the evening and wake up with the "heebie-jeebies" in the morning. I'm wondering if dosage should be increased and plan a call to the physician ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
10/20/2007 10:34:20 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
10/20/2007 7:28:37 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Extreme Discomfort in Calves when Sitting or Lying Down
10/20/2007 7:45:24 AM

Reviewer: Connie, 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: 3

Comment:
I have found relief from RLS by using Requip. However, I'd like to know the possible side effects. I've also found that it takes at least 40-60 minutes before it starts to take effect.

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