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    Insomnia

    I am working on it-always. Thanks for all the awesome feedback.
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    Insomnia

    Mine is too. I didn't sleep at all last night. Got 2 hours this morning, but I have a 4 year old at home with me. Was able to get some lunch and my one basic necessity, Diet Coke, down. It's a...
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    Insomnia

    For sure...to all of it. It's a mental block I have to all medications. I will take myself out of using it because of the side effects. As the years go on, I get worse and worse about taking my...
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    Insomnia

    Thanks Becka!

    Alot of folks have mentioned Ambien. I just worry about the hangover. I have to do something!
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    Insomnia

    Becka,
    I've been up all night yet again....strangely, I'm in a fabulous mood. You know what's interesting...I stopped drinking around Christmas time for no apparent reason-just didn't feel like it....
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    17 years of SLE but new to the site

    My name is Rhonda and I am almost 35 years old. I was diagnosed at age 18 when my hair fell out. My mother has RA and SLE. The maternal side of my family runs deep with varying autoimmune...
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    Bone Marrow Transplant

    Does anyone know about this treatment? My drs. have been discussing this as a possibility very, very recently. My husband looked it up and found that the Univ of Chicago does it on an experimental...
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    Baldness? Anyone?

    I am a 34 1/2(not even close to 35, lol) year old with SLE, diagnosed 17 years. I am TOTALLY bald, and I mean everywhere. I have had alopecia totalis for at least 3 years, prior to that I had spots...
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    lupus and menstruation

    Here's an interesting aside to this conversation-I had amennoreah(sic) in my early 20s for the first time. Went to an OB GYN(ironically, she had Lupus too). Anyway, she told me that people who are...
  10. Thread: help! help!

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    Getting Diagnosed

    Your frustration is the very same that we all have-how do you get diagnosed? Once you receive your diagnosis, what happens? Here's my story....I was diagnosed with SLE 18 years ago when small round...
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    Fatigue and Insomnia

    Help friends! I have a double edged sword situation here! I can literally go days without sleeping at all(once it was 11 consecutive days!!!!!) I have tried Trazadone and Remeron and both cause a...
  12. Brand vs. Generic

    I did not respond to generic either. I have always been under the impression that the argument lies in the Active vs. Inactive Ingredient issue. Generic medications, although the basic premise is...
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    Itchy from the sun

    I have been dealing with this problem for many years. I have found benadryl to be really helpful. Careful though, there is drowsiness with this med. Take Care.
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