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Related to restlessness: insomnia, Restless Leg Syndrome


an inability to achieve relaxation; a feeling of mild mental discomfort. Restlessness is frequently an early, subtle sign of a patient's deterioration.


a state manifested by increased motor activity, constant walking, vocalizing, lying down and getting up. May be caused by psychological factors, e.g. separation from young, or by pain, or deprivation of water.

Patient discussion about restlessness

Q. i have restless legs at night . could someone help me with what meds i should take

A. I suffered badly from RLS for several years. I then went to see a Neurologist about it. He prescribed a medication for the RLS, and within days the problem was gone. The sense of relief was amazing. However, one has to take the medicine all the time - if I forget to take mine, then the symptoms come back. Nevertheless, it is great to be completely free of the problem !

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But ere long the old restlessness returned upon me.
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There came a quickening of all his perceptions and a restlessness.
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Then half a dozen paper leaves adrift blow in and dance round summer sandalled feet, though brief, their restlessness another fleeting sign of imminent and massive shift.
The incident fomented restlessness among the citizens.
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Hyderabad As a strike by government employees and teachers in support of a separate Telangana state yesterday hit a month and with restlessness on the rise across the region, the region's Congress members of Lok Sabha have openly rebelled against the party leadership.
It's not great when that restlessness is around, but that's football and you have to deal with that.
It pulls at you throughout her 2007 album, "The Verdant Mile," a restlessness that flows from songs such as "The Dirty Little Town" to more upbeat songs such as "Wasn't Born to Follow.