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1 0 3 days ago
I have a dull pain in the base of my head in the back on the right side. I also can t stop falling asleep. I will be sitting at my desk and my head just drops or someone will be talking to me and I just fall asleep, I do have a cough so I may have a slight touch of the flu that has been traveling...
2 1 Mon, 5 Feb 2018
My problem is sleep related. I m a 66 yo active, healthy male with a recent decrease in my sleep quality. I have no problem falling asleep but consistently awaken @ 1:30 to 2:00 & then again @ 4:00 to 4:30am. I go to sleep around 11:30pm & have difficulty returning to sleep each time I awaken....
6 1 Thu, 1 Feb 2018
im 45 5,2 and 16stone female i had a back op on my spine for prolapsed disc 3yrs ago now and ever since then i have the urge to keep pleasuring myself 2 or 3 times a night 7 nights a week and afterwards i cant sleep and instead of being relaxed im pacing up and down at all hours ive spoken to my...
2 1 Thu, 18 Jan 2018
I am feeling fungal inflection like patches on my thighs and some as looking like jock itch.. I was using itraconazole for some times for some some days gap.. But after a use of one or two weeks continuously I fed up and stop tacking it, but after three days infection again start, now I have bad...
2 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
I have a friend who is 62 years old, female and has been confused and dazed today. She has been falling asleep during the day and dozing a lot. Her mother did have Alzheimer s. She has been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and takes medicine for that. From time to time she has mixed up her medications...
2 1 Tue, 16 Jan 2018
This past week I ve been getting moments where I feel nauseous for about 30 seconds then it goes away, I also am having trouble falling asleep at night even when I feel exhausted, I m having lower back pains, bloated stomach, changes in appetite, fatigue and increased discharge. I m very scared...
2 1 Thu, 11 Jan 2018
I currently take bupropion and pristiq for depression. I asked my MD for something to help me sleep. She prescribed trazadone. I wasn t aware that trazadone is also an antidepressant. Is it safe to take all 3 medications? If not, what would you suggest for sleep? Thank you.
2 1 Thu, 11 Jan 2018
Hello, My elderly mom who has Dimentia, was prescribed Seraquel, for sleep, and for the first week it seemed to work well, but the second week we noticed my mom seemed really out of it and disoriented, so we stopped using it. Is there another medicine that will help her sleep without the strong...
2 1 Tue, 9 Jan 2018
My hubby, who recently retired, is suffering from headaches for the past three months. They normally come mid day, either in the back of his neck or towards the top side. He has gone to our primary doctor who had an MRI done but nothing showed to be wrong. She prescribed him Flexeril. He is...
2 1 Tue, 9 Jan 2018
I am 40 yrs old. I have severe sleep apnea that has been treated for 15 months with success. I have experienced 2 instances of missing time in the last week. 3-4 hrs worth while I am at work. I work alone in an office with very few passers thru. Any ideas?
33 1 Mon, 8 Jan 2018
I am taking mexacline right now but doesn t help, just makes me sleepy. they say I have positional vertigo. have went to physical therapy for exercises but nothing is stopping these dizzy spells, what can I do now to help get over this. been going on for 3 months now.
1 0 Fri, 5 Jan 2018
I have chronic anxiety, it is much worse than my spinal stenosis, I have had 15 years of relief after my anterior lamenectomy, this is a chronic condition that Ican deal with. I am on 30 mg. Morphine 2x daily. I have both knees that are both treated with orthovisc which is a dream, relieving all...
1 0 Fri, 29 Dec 2017
I recently just tried meth. Yesterday, I did around 6 points, or 60 $ worth and didnt sleep all night. I tried drinking water and eating although I found that hard to do. I was puking up yellow fluids and dry heaving, after I took a few bites of food I stopped. This would be considered day 2 and...
11 1 Fri, 29 Dec 2017
As of recent I have had a significant sleep disorder(central sleep apnea) that has caused a significant vertical line in my forehead. It seems when I actually sleep it starts to subside, however is concerning nonetheless. Is there anything that can be done in the interim to relieve this?
2 1 Fri, 29 Dec 2017
I taken NyQuil around four hours ago and still cant sleep. They gave me a steroid shot to help relieve some symptoms of my cold so that may be the reason. I also have taken a half milligram of kolonopin would it be safe to try ten milligrams of melatonin on top of that?
2 1 Wed, 27 Dec 2017
Hello, I may have bipolar I but have not actually been diagnosed for it. I am about to get a pychiatric evaluation. I don t have mood swings am not permiscuous, or go on spending sprees. I have lived with people who know I am happy 98 percent of the time. My problem is sometimes I don t sleep and...
1 0 Tue, 26 Dec 2017
thank you for making yourself available. I am flying to China next week. The flight is 15 hours long. I want to sleep 8-10 of those hours to help with jet lag. I have heard that ambient is an excellent sleep aid but I don t have a prescription. I recently moved to this area and have an...
2 1 Fri, 22 Dec 2017
can you suggest a safe sleeping pill in sri lanka over the counter. I am struggling with anxiety on an off and unable to sleep well. I wake up around 2 am and unable to get back to sleep. it gets into a pattern until i break the pattern. please assist
6 1 Thu, 21 Dec 2017
i have been waking up every morning feeling dizzy, my eyes are puffy. i go to bed between 9:00 - 10:00 and get up at 6:00 . i feel like i havent slept at all. as the days goes by I start feeling better until i get home. I start feeling tired and have no energy until i go to bed. i wake up in the...
1 0 Wed, 20 Dec 2017
I can t sleep more than a few hours at a time at night. I am usually nauseous when I wake up in the morning. I can t think straight anymore. All this has been going on in the last couple of years. 10 months ago I fell on ice and broke some ribs at elbow length in the back and lately it has been...
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