Sleep hours?

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Re: Sleep hours?

Postby fairy dust » Sat Feb 27, 2010 9:38 am

hi - i am also on dompidone for sickness,etodolac,ranitidne for reflux,tramadol,paracetamol, and the ami and meptid,i have been on this mix for a long time now,esp the meptid and the docs show no signs of changing them,although i am waiting for a date to go into hosp for 3 wks so they can take me off all meds and start me again and help better to control my pain. xx
please bear with me - my brain works fine its the body that lets me down !
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Re: Sleep hours?

Postby LinzWorld » Sat Feb 27, 2010 10:09 am

Do you need to go into hospital to get off the meptid? That can be a real issue with the strong opioids.

When you do discuss future options with your doctors, remember that etodolac is an NSAID so not really for Fibro. Also domperidone may worsen Fibro because it works by blocking dopamine (which we're already low in).
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