Sensations of RLS
Discomfort from Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis-Ekbom disease) is usually felt deep inside the limbs, triggering strange sensations. These sensations can be difficult to describe, especially when you're trying to tell your doctor why you can't sleep, relax, or just sit still.
Philip M. Becker, MD, an RLS expert, talks about the sensation of RLS
Dr. Becker is Medical Director of Sleep Medicine Associates of Texas.
Dr. Becker is a paid consultant of UCB, Inc., manufacturer of NEUPRO® (rotigotine transdermal system).