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Night time leg cramps

I used to take cyclobenzaprin for muscle spasms at night. This made me groggy the next day.  Finally my arthritis Dr. prescribed gabapentin…

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Connecting

3 Aug 13, 2020
Reply by JOseph C. Weil

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Is there a Polio support group in Albuquerque, NM?

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Connecting

1 May 29, 2019
Reply by Dan Hicks

PPS and pancreatitis?

I'm wondering if anyone here has been diagnosed with pancreatitis -- a (usually chronic) inflammation of the pancreas.  Symptoms are pain,…

Started by Dan Hicks in Symptoms

0 Mar 25, 2019

Anyone else tried hydrochlorothiazide?

My endocrinologist prescribed hydrochlorothiazide (12.5 mg daily) to supposedly reduce my risk for kidney stones (which has been a problem…

Started by Dan Hicks in Connecting

0 Dec 14, 2018

Osteoporosis - Loss of Bone Density

As a group with limited weight bearing over the years, I am interested if members have been advised to take medication for osteoporosis an…

Started by florence edelman in Connecting

1 Sep 29, 2018
Reply by Dan Hicks

Increased fatigue

Has anyone noticed increased fatigue with aging? I read some articles on a PPS blog and it was mentioned a PM&R Physician might help.…

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Connecting

2 Sep 16, 2018
Reply by Dan Hicks

Two bothersome conditions, probably polio related

As the eldest of four children, with me at age 17, in 1949 all of us got polio. For the youngest two it was more like the flu, and it passe…

Started by Larry Kueneman in Symptoms

2 Sep 3, 2018
Reply by joseph m gifford


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Started by Salk Institute in Connecting

0 Jul 25, 2018

Night time leg cramps

Does anyone else have night time leg cramps and spasms? They are getting worse I think with age. I do take cyclobenziprin at night ever onc…

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Connecting

1 Jul 22, 2018
Reply by Dan Hicks

For the guys: Flomax

I don't know how many guys are hanging around here, but here is something I learned a few months ago: Flomax (tamsulosin), commonly taken t…

Started by Dan Hicks in Connecting

0 Apr 28, 2018



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