Category «CRPS Side Effects»

These are the side effects due to Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS medications.

Strange CRPS Stuff…

For this post, I would like to discuss the odd symptoms and oddities associated with CRPS or medications. I know I have some strange things going on, although they are normal for CRPS patients, it’s still strange as all heck. I really would like comments on this one, feel free below to leave a message, …

Weight Gain…

This may seem like an odd post, but it is something that has been bothering me for a while and it is that I have gained 35lbs since the start of my¬†CRPS. For as long as I can remember I have had a problem with my weight management, but nothing like this. It’s like I …

Intimacy, Sex and Libido…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS and the medications that go along with it have many side effects, including, but not limited to, intimacy, sexual intercourse, and libido for both men and women. Although they are somewhat interconnected I wanted to talk a little about each one individually. Let’s talk about both physical and intellectual …

Low Dose Naltrexone(LDN)…

Naltrexone is a medication primarily used for the treatment of alcoholism and opioid addiction. Low Dose Naltrexone or LDN refers to the ‘off-label’ use of the medication for the treatment of various diseases including Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS. It’s a fairly inexpensive medication and it has been found to be very helpful in the …

Another Sleepless Night…

I wrote this post at 3:30 am: It’s 3:30 am, I am awake and typing another post involving sleep. Nights are becoming my days, days becoming my nights. This is getting to be a real problem for me. I take Nortriptyline to help me sleep, but I no longer feel tired after taking it. My …

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