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    09-18-2017, 02:17 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    I think I misunderstood your question before-my spasms in my hands/legs I can feel, w/no pain, and sometimes I feel a kind of (painless) twinge or...
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    09-11-2017, 09:14 AM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    gabapentin, baclofen, nortryptline, zoloft, pericolasce. here's the looong story about me and anticholinergic medications... at one point,...
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    09-10-2017, 08:17 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    this was my first time to take this drug, so I started w/a month supply. My dr. told me to double my dose if I didn?t see a change after about a...
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    09-10-2017, 07:57 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    I'm on 20 mg. of baclofen, 3x a day. when I have spasms that I'm aware of there's no pain.
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    09-09-2017, 08:29 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    so, there are three different possible causes of pain/discomfort...if I can remove all 3 then maybe I wouldn't need medication to prevent the spasms!...
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    09-09-2017, 08:11 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    good idea, and thanks for mentioning this product to me! will report back...
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    09-08-2017, 03:32 PM
    anyone out there w/experience with the stoma plugs mentioned above in the comments of Poiesis Medical?? are they used only when changing a catheter...
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    09-08-2017, 02:55 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    I've asked for a sample! hopefully it will help. what a great idea for an improved catheter. a concern I have that I'd like to address before I...
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    09-08-2017, 02:40 PM
    jennypenny replied to a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    so, it's possible that the dysreflexia could be caused by- the catheter itself, or the bladder spasms, or the tissue around the urethra that is...
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    09-07-2017, 03:39 PM
    who is "they?" the duette maker or a different company?
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    09-07-2017, 02:34 PM
    I understand the way it drains now but would still like to know the extent of your leakage, Scott..and do you have a SP?
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    09-07-2017, 02:29 PM
    was the leakage substantial? was it enough to make the catheter fall out? I'm a 20 and want to try this catheter too. also, what path does the...
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    09-06-2017, 06:29 PM
    jennypenny started a thread causes of disreflexia in Care
    I?m a C5/6, 17 years out, who is incontinent. I have a superpubic catheter, so the assumption is that the leakage is caused by spasms.I wear a thick...
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