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by ectobia
Tue Feb 19, 2008 1:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insomnia, Elavil, reduced sex drive (Garyf's Case)
Replies: 68
Views: 801

Re: Cannot sleep

"Thin-layer chromatography of random urine specimens over five months showed that 34% of the patients had a positive result for amitriptyline at least once during this time." That sounds like a lot to me. Anyways I know a few friends who prefer to abuse it over the more common drugs with abuse poten...
by ectobia
Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insomnia, Elavil, reduced sex drive (Garyf's Case)
Replies: 68
Views: 801

Re: Cannot sleep

didn't do anythin for me except get me really high and make me not be able to pee
by ectobia
Tue Feb 12, 2008 7:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insomnia, Elavil, reduced sex drive (Garyf's Case)
Replies: 68
Views: 801

Re: Cannot sleep

I took 30mgs for 3 days. Zolpidem (Ambien) is a hypnotic agent with a chemical structure unrelated to benzodiazepines, barbiturates, or other drugs with known hypnotic properties Abuse of anticholinergic antidepressants Tricyclic antidepressants have anticholinergic properties. There have been occas...
by ectobia
Mon Feb 11, 2008 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insomnia, Elavil, reduced sex drive (Garyf's Case)
Replies: 68
Views: 801

Re: Cannot sleep

Everyone's body chemistry is different, I was on ambien twice a night for 6 months and had no problem coming off it cold turkey, but had a really bad withdrawal from Elavil. I've tried every herbal remedy, and here's what did something for me, Chamomile made me sleepy, if I took a Huge amount. but I...
by ectobia
Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recent update, What has helped and what hasn't
Replies: 0
Views: 199

Recent update, What has helped and what hasn't

I have found that light even localized Trigger point therapy makes my symptoms worse after Sitting for too long. Resting it is the only thing that helps. Trigger point therapy after over-masturbation makes it much better. Sitting on the tailbone will let me sit with less pain for longer, but will ma...
by ectobia
Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insomnia, Elavil, reduced sex drive (Garyf's Case)
Replies: 68
Views: 801

Re: Cannot sleep

Have you tried cognitive therapy? It was as effective for me as Ambien, which I read a study showed to be the most effective medicine.

Also Ambien is not addictive like Xanax nor Elavil with less side effects.
by ectobia
Sun Feb 10, 2008 9:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Feeling Crappy and need perspective (Elitynski's Case)
Replies: 258
Views: 8157

Re: Does anyone suffer from Sleep apnea

Yes I have sleep apnea, and at its worst, I would wake up 20 to 30 times a night, only a few of those times was related to urination from CPPS someone else I knew, also with sleep apnea had a study done and was waking up 80-90 times a night with no CPPS. Ambien is the best medication for it with the...
by ectobia
Thu Jan 24, 2008 7:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal
Replies: 8
Views: 389

Re: Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal

Yeah, I'm just still not sure if its caused by trigger points, its been so long since I had to search for new ones, Its hard for me to tell if its a trigger point or just a point where I push that hurts. The last three points I thought I found weren't anything, I've found three more and I'm pretty s...
by ectobia
Tue Jan 22, 2008 4:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal
Replies: 8
Views: 389

Re: Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal

Thanks for the replies carld and sleeper service.

Could sitting posture be a primary cause for testicle pain?

thanks -Drew :?:
by ectobia
Mon Jan 21, 2008 8:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal
Replies: 8
Views: 389

Testicle pain, Urinalysis normal

:( Well I've been diagnosed with epididymitis twice, been on all the antibiotics for a month, and still I've got the pain in my testicle after masturbation Just got the UA results back and its normal. What a bummer. Just as I was getting really better its coming back :cry: I was really 90% better, o...
by ectobia
Sun Nov 18, 2007 9:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle retraction and pain
Replies: 8
Views: 384

OK I filled out my signature. Help me pls Its not getting any better, so I try to push the spots on my left side and they just hurt were I thought there were trigger points. I was just pushing on spots were the nerve hurt . There's not any trigger point correlation to the pain. Its been 2 weeks now ...
by ectobia
Wed Nov 14, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle retraction and pain
Replies: 8
Views: 384

:(

i've figured out the cause. I have three trigger point in my lower abdominals right side. Its because I sit at a computer desk that divides at the right at an angle with a divider in way of my leg. So I'm sitting twisted for long periods of time..beside causing a lot of pain in my genitals I have lo...
by ectobia
Thu Nov 01, 2007 1:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle retraction and pain
Replies: 8
Views: 384

Its normal to have pain in the back of testicle after hard sex?
by ectobia
Wed Oct 31, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle retraction and pain
Replies: 8
Views: 384

Ok, I'm just worried because I haven't had a flareup from sex in 6 months, after 1 1/2 years of trigger point therapy I only have 4 trigger points left out of about 30. the pain decreased today but after I had sex again it flared back up :( . I dont think its trigger point related because all of the...
by ectobia
Wed Oct 31, 2007 4:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Testicle retraction and pain
Replies: 8
Views: 384

Testicle retraction and pain

:?:
Last night during pre-ejaculation. my right testicle ascended up into my body. it came back down and most of the pain was gone after an hour. But today there is still a dull ache. Is it normal for the pain to go on for this long ?

thanks