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    charcross, oh my gosh. Sorry your having those...

    charcross, oh my gosh. Sorry your having those type of problems. I'm worried about it. They need to scan whatever part of my brain affects sleep as something is seriously wrong when a person can...
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    Well, I should be happy they wake me up. I've had...

    Well, I should be happy they wake me up. I've had this happen multiple times. The reason I need neurontin to sleep is because I take medication. Same medication wakes me up during the day ?????????
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    My fatigue is freeking me out

    I know that an autoimmune disorder can cause severe fatigue, but if I don't take medication, I have severe sleepiness, I can sleep, actually sleep, not just laying down, for 20-22 hours every single...
  4. Thread: Prednisone

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    I am going to talk to my doctor. I have various...

    I am going to talk to my doctor. I have various medications I would like to ask about. I will be tapering with prednisone before I'm done. Not having any side effects. I'm pretty happy with it. I am...
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    I am taking it for a month as well. I'm on 20mg a...

    I am taking it for a month as well. I'm on 20mg a day and I really feel better with it. I don't want the option of taking it daily, long term, I don't think. If after a year, it gives me heart...
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    Prednisone

    If I take this medication just during a flare, and not constant, would it be less likely to cause serious side effects, or could it likely do so anyways? Just trying to decide if it's worth it or not.
  7. Thread: the tiredness

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    I once wondered if my fatigue stemmed from a...

    I once wondered if my fatigue stemmed from a boredom with life, however I was so tired, that I couldn't stand it, that is why I did not feel motivated. Now that I'm taking plaquenil, I am studying...
  8. Thread: Night Pain

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    I hate how ambien only gives you 4 or 6 hours of...

    I hate how ambien only gives you 4 or 6 hours of sleep. That knocks you out fast but it is not a good sleeping pill for a full nights rest. I take neurontin now and sleep like a baby. Nothing wrong...
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    I have. A PA didn't even take the time to listen...

    I have. A PA didn't even take the time to listen to my lung. My Dr offered to do a urine test but I had already checked it. It got better but now the pain is back. I have another problem to, it's...
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    Have you ever had pain feeling like it's clawing...

    Have you ever had pain feeling like it's clawing you from the inside out? Can't figure out what it is. Feels like it's in my back rib, second time lately I've had it. First time, it went away after...
  11. Thread: the tiredness

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    Pain can cause that as well. It's not a form of...

    Pain can cause that as well. It's not a form of fatigue if you don't feel tired.
  12. Thread: the tiredness

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    I saw that video about the spoon therory just...

    I saw that video about the spoon therory just recently. If a normal person has 10, then I have about 4 with my medications, I'd have 0-1 without taking anything. The disease is so exhausting and...
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    Sometimes I tingle, then feel the heart beat...

    Sometimes I tingle, then feel the heart beat pulsate, and then tingling again over it, or it all occurs at the same time. I have it everywhere. It's been really bad for about a month now. I have...
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    No I just saw my doctor. He's taking care of it....

    No I just saw my doctor. He's taking care of it. CNS, no.. I thought it was neuropathy but when I feel my heart beat pulsating that strong and feel the tingling over top of that, I know better. No...
  15. Thread: the tiredness

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    Plaquenil helps but I had to resort to the use of...

    Plaquenil helps but I had to resort to the use of caffeine pills yesterday, that helps as well. I can concentrate easier when I am studying, exercise. Trying to make some positive changes vs the...
  16. Thread: the tiredness

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    the tiredness

    Can anyone share their own experience with me on what it is like to deal with this illness on a day to day basis, if you have limitations on what you can get done, if you are able to work, how tired...
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    weird heart related symtoms

    My heart rhythym is a bit crazy. It's regular except for PVC's, but the forcefullness of my pulse has been causing me problems; jerking, twitching, tingling, sharp pains. I also have chest tightness...
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