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Baclofen dosage for spasticity

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causing my limp to become much more pronounced. I stretch on a daily basis but was curious if baclofen .... Is it possible for the baclofen to be administered directly into my calf (This is the part of my... View answer

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Dr. Suresh Heijebu MD

I am doing a f/u of a question I asked about spastic paraparesus and myelopathy - what ... in the last 5 years. He is treated at the Montreal Neurological Institute and takes baclofen plus physio ... View answer

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have spasticity from a stroke which makes it hard to sit more than a half hour and difficult ... already on 20 mg of baclofen 4 times per day. Also I m cold all the time, but sleep hot; wake up at night ... View answer

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Will LDopa help a person with Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia? I have a baclofen pump that helps me ... distance. My doctor said the baclofen would help me be able to walk but the disease will still... View answer

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Dr. Riazahmed MD FRCP DM MD

Double dosed our 5 yr old grandson who is diagnosed with spastic quad cp. He received 30mg baclofen ... should look for? He is 13.5 -13.8 kg in weight. We have had him on 40 mg of baclofen at night... View answer

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Dr.    Ivan R. Rommstein MD

, but not spastic. There is a a lot of spasticity in my neck however. After my stroke and before I had Botox injections in my neck, my chin (and my head) was always in my chest due to the spasticity of... View answer

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Dr. Naser Jani MD

I have started taking 10 milligrams of baclofen for ms spasticity 3 times a day. I have been on it for a week, the spasms have subsided but spasticity is still very intense. Should I be feeling relief... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Yes, Amitryptiline minimizes the jerkiness and Baclofen is a muscle relaxant.

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Please consult a neurologist. You might require tendon releasing surgery.

Dr. John Borowski MD

NO! You must gradually lower your dose while being followed up by your doctor. Stopping Baclofen all at once can cause hallucinations, seizures, severe spasticity, hyperthermia, muscle breakdown and kidney...