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muscle twitches

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i am 74 years-female have quadruparesis can not walk can not sit up have to be bodily lifted up
cervical cord compression for 3 years
of  late my rt leg muscles r causing random contractions jerks
dont allow me to sleep
rt side yppper mpootor neurone s pasticity with hyperreflexia
how to treat what is the cause of this
i am on gabapentine--pregabline with methyl cobalamine
will some one explain this
advice treatment???please any of u pl help





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having fistory of MM was investigated further immuno fixation studies
which shows monoclonal band a sign of nultipple myeloma
this whole thing rigidity spasticity could be dur to mm activity
treatment by laningio and steroid will be started soon
dr manoj vaidya M D
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we did extensive tests for multiple myeloma it tuned out to be reactivation of multiple myeloma
by immunofixation tests
any comment ??
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we start  nultiple myeloma treatment lanilomide 25 mg  for 21 days in a month such 4 months with dexa methasione 25 mg once a week for 4 months
inj zodinet 4mg iv such 4 every monh
do control studies  of wbc esr serum proteins myeloma profik les
and control the trament
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laningio 25mg cap is quite expensive it costs 13000 rs for 30 caps
inj zoldanet 4mg  100cc costing 1200 cc for one vial
can u beat that
the results  hope they work w3ell
gor neurology  interested doctors patients
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muscle twitches r caused by impulses passing through the cortx to ant horn cells culminating into a involuntary contractionpurposeless contacrion'
cause irrirtation ofspopina l cord because of compressionincresd on that particular tract likely
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Dear Drvaidya,
Sorry no one has responded to your questions, could be the subject is not as familiar to some people here as the other stuff.

I have some websites you can go to, that will explain what is going on.  Your multiple myeloma apparently originated in the marrow of your spine and the disease is breaking your bones down, which is making it hard for you to move around, so the treatment you're receiving is supposed to slow its progression.  Yes, health care and medications are expensive, but you can try to get assistance through various government programs, perhaps your county health clinic can begin to help guide you through all this.

On this first website I'm giving you, read the article there, and then notice at the very bottom of it, it says, "Read more at..." and it gives you another link.  So, go to that website, too, because it has a bunch more info on your condition.  Here is the original website you should read:

www.mayoclinic.org/multiple-myeloma/


I really hope you get the answers you need and the support, too, because you have been through a lot and life is rather tough for you these days, but you are not alone, as the above websites will tell you, and I hope you get to feeling better soon.
GG
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