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My question regards muscle fatigue. I find that my leg muscles are unnaturally fatigued after several minutes of exercise. I’ve always had exceptionally strong legs and now I cannot get my mail without them feeling like pudding . It is a common experience ?
You all have good ideas, I also have the neuropathy which gives me poor muscle strength. See a surgeon on Monday who does back and knees. They both my demon at present. And yes, the short nap is… read more
I was diagnosed in November 2019 with Parkinsonism. My question is after a day of activity I am so fatigued the next day, often sleeping later than I should considering my medication regime. Can anyone relate and if so, how do you handle it?
We are haeding out tomorrow to visit 5 of our 12 grandchildren; oh, and my son and daughter-in-law too! Their 7 hours from us. My wife will do the bulk of the driving because if I do it all, I'm… read more
I have been diagnosed with parkinson since 2007. I had mild case of parkinson. Recently Simnet does not work well. I have Anxiety out of nowhere and yes my personal life is not causing me Anxiety. I should as I am by profession psychologist. I have lot of fatigue and even though I continue to exercise I remained fatigue. any one can recommend what anti-anxiety med they take
Thank you everyone, and have a happy and healthy new year
Hi FinleyFox here. Talk with your neurologist to see if Rytary can help you. It is extended release Carbidopa/Levodopa, but absorbed differently. It has helped me, but the cost of it on Medicare… read more
The meds, if you are on them, can make you very fatigued. Sometimes I need rest more than exercise. Just have to listen to your body. Certain supplements can help fatigue like multi vitamins, a… read more
I just got diagnosed for PD and started taking Ropinirile at the lowest dose to start figuring out what dose will work. My most aggravating problem is the fatigue and shortness of breath I have been having for a year now. Been to GP, heart, and lung docs, they can't find anything wrong so must be the Parkinson's(?).
My husband sleeps a lot during the day gets up for about an hr in the morning then he sleeps agin for 2 to 3 hrs then he can stay awake for about 4 hrs and sleep maybe 1 hr I try to have him do things… read more
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