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3 yrs- no diagnosis

Posted In: Nerve conditions 5 Replies
  • Posted By: bfish01
  • March 28, 2009
  • 00:42 PM

Trouble started with dragging of left leg and weakness in left hand. MRI did not show stroke. CAT scan ,EKG, blood work all normal. Difficulty in speaking; slurred, breathless speech. Inappropriate laughter-uncontrolable. Loss of balance, falling. Choking and difficulty swallowing. Fatigue after the smallest exertion. Bounced from dr to dr no one has answer.

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  • What if any medications are you on?
    benzofree2002 11 Replies Flag this Response
  • Trouble started with dragging of left leg and weakness in left hand. MRI did not show stroke. CAT scan ,EKG, blood work all normal. Difficulty in speaking; slurred, breathless speech. Inappropriate laughter-uncontrolable. Loss of balance, falling. Choking and difficulty swallowing. Fatigue after the smallest exertion. Bounced from dr to dr no one has answer. I am on 20 mg of citalophram for depression. Nothing else.
    bfish01 3 Replies Flag this Response
  • OK, i was suspecting tolerance withdrawal to benzodiazepines. Have you taken a quinolone antibiotic in the last 3 months?
    benzofree2002 11 Replies Flag this Response
  • No, I wasn't on anything else.
    bfish01 3 Replies Flag this Response
  • Blaze- I looked at both sites you offered. I just got a computer. Have min use of cell phone, live in small town with few cell towers, no florescent lights in house or at work. Can't think this is it.
    bfish01 3 Replies Flag this Response
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