ginsa's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/897400 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Postscript to LDN use It's been almost 2 years since I stopped using LDN. I went through extensive testing to see if I had ginsa Sun, 03 Jul 2011 08:23:24 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/299955/Postscript-to-LDN-use https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/299955/Postscript-to-LDN-use I'm a Nana! My daughter delivered via caesarian Tuesday morning. She was sent to the hospital after her prenatal ginsa Sun, 29 Nov 2009 09:02:55 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/140416/Im-a-Nana https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/140416/Im-a-Nana Screwed UP I really messed up. I'd had a headache since Sunday night that just wouldn't respond to ETPS, zanafle ginsa Tue, 27 Oct 2009 14:42:38 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/132468/Screwed-UP https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/132468/Screwed-UP Day 8 VLDN....A Big DUH! Well....I took LDN again last night and after I went to bed I got to thinking. I realized that I have ginsa Fri, 23 Oct 2009 17:47:08 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/131539/Day-8-VLDNA-Big-DUH https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/131539/Day-8-VLDNA-Big-DUH Day 5 VLDN I took .25 again last night. I didn't fall asleep until around 3;30 am and woke up about 8am. I finis ginsa Wed, 21 Oct 2009 10:18:39 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130956/Day-5-VLDN https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130956/Day-5-VLDN Day 4 VLDN Another good morning just a little anxiety. It took a long time to fall asleep too. I only got 4 hour ginsa Mon, 19 Oct 2009 17:28:48 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130512/Day-4-VLDN https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130512/Day-4-VLDN Day 3 VLDN ( Very Low Dose Naltrexone ) I took .25mg again last night right before bed at 12:30. Set alarm for 7 am. I woke up feeling goo ginsa Sun, 18 Oct 2009 18:10:27 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130267/Day-3-VLDN--Very-Low-Dose-Naltrexone- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/130267/Day-3-VLDN--Very-Low-Dose-Naltrexone- Starting LDN Again I decided to give LDN another try. This time I'm starting at a much lower dose. I took .25-.3mg last ginsa Fri, 16 Oct 2009 11:13:44 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/129753/Starting-LDN-Again https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/129753/Starting-LDN-Again LDN 44 Days Later I took LDN for 33 days hoping it would help with depression after quitting chronic opiate use. It see ginsa Mon, 31 Aug 2009 18:08:28 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/117818/LDN-44-Days-Later https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/117818/LDN-44-Days-Later LDN Day 33 I went back to 2mg last night. I will not take it again until after I figure out how to cope with the ginsa Sun, 30 Aug 2009 04:09:43 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/117440/LDN-Day-33 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/117440/LDN-Day-33 Day 15 After the couple of days off LDN and the ensuing depression and extreme fatigue I resumed on 1.25mg. ginsa Thu, 02 Jul 2009 11:49:45 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/102743/Day-15 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/102743/Day-15 Day 10 This is the second day without LDN. I feel so tired... I slept most of the afternoon. It was really h ginsa Sat, 27 Jun 2009 21:42:55 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/101526/Day-10 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/101526/Day-10 Day 8 I slept well again, but I did have a lot of dreaming. More than in the past few days. I think the eff ginsa Thu, 25 Jun 2009 19:02:45 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/101043/Day-8 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/101043/Day-8 Day 7 Nothing much new to report today. I slept very well last night. That's funny because sleep disturbanc ginsa Wed, 24 Jun 2009 09:30:50 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100606/Day-7 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100606/Day-7 Day 6 I woke up early this morning from a sound sleep because I drank a lot of water before bed. I had sle ginsa Tue, 23 Jun 2009 10:30:10 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100329/Day-6 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100329/Day-6 Day 5 I lowered my dose to 1.5 last night to see if it would help with anxiety. I slept pretty well without ginsa Mon, 22 Jun 2009 11:15:20 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99984/Day-5 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99984/Day-5 Day 4 - evening I have had a little generalized anxiety today. I had energy, but I still felt fatigued. A friend cam ginsa Sun, 21 Jun 2009 18:01:29 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99822/Day-4----evening https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99822/Day-4----evening Day 4 Last night I took 2.5mg LDN at around 11:30. Also Trazodone for sleep. I slept soundly for about 4 ho ginsa Sun, 21 Jun 2009 11:40:08 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99764/Day-4 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99764/Day-4 What Is LDN LDN stands for Low Dose Naltrexone. Naltrexone is an opiate antagonist FDA approved for use in treati ginsa Sat, 20 Jun 2009 20:54:12 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99594/What-Is-LDN https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99594/What-Is-LDN Day 3 I increased my dose to 2.5mg last night and waited until 11pm to take it. I also took 100mg Trazodon ginsa Sat, 20 Jun 2009 15:48:50 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99523/Day-3 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/99523/Day-3