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Does Restleness Go Away Eventually?

albie

albie

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Both my meds cause weight gain. I've tried drugs that cause restlessness and found it horrible. One guy told me the restlessness goes away eventually?

True?
 
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I have insomnia along with other mental disorders. I am very restless-nonstop. It use to be just in the daytime-moving around constantly. Now my nights our horrible. Up down and up
down .......! My doctor wants to put me on sleep medications, but I do not breathe right all the time always grasping for air-so I am not going on them.

SO, my advice if your restlessness does stop within a month or so it will probably not get better due to medications. Most all anti psychotic meds will make you restless. Not sure what meds you are on.

Oh and I also know when something is bothering me I am up most of the night. Which has nothing to do with the meds.

This is my side of the story with Restlessness
 
Bizzarebitrary

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Restless means a lot of things to me. I suffered RLS for a while and eventually it went away seemingly on it's own. Another type of restlessness was aggressive and I asked to be taken off the medication I was on because it endangered me and others.
 
albie

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I did not make myself clear. I am not restless as of now. I meant to ask if the side effect of restleness from some meds goes away.

Sorry.
 
Bizzarebitrary

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In most cases in my experience it does. So I think it's okay to give it time without wondering if you suffer needlessly.
 
albie

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It's just so horrible, restlessness. I've taken meds that cause it before. Truly awful. But I think my current meds aren't working.