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What things have been linked to restless legs syndrome?

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In addition to many medical conditions, RLS has also been linked to:

  • Cigarette smoking
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Anticonvulsant drugs
  • Antidepressant drugs
  • Beta-blockers, often used to treat high blood pressure
  • Antipsychotics

SOURCE: eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 05, 2019

SOURCE: eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on May 05, 2019

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