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Does Baclofen alter GUT ecology?

Discussion in 'The Gut: De Meirleir & Maes; H2S; Leaky Gut' started by Sammy, Jul 25, 2011.

  1. Sammy

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    About to do some Bioscreen Fecal testing(again) and am anout to start baclofen because it may aid sleep(almost impossible without 150mgs endep each night)

    Any thoughts on its(baclofen) effects on GI ecology?
     
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    ukxmrv Senior Member

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    Haven't noticed any changes during my time taking Baclofen.
     
  3. Sammy

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    Hi ukxmrv

    why do u take the drug... how does it help u?
     
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    ukxmrv Senior Member

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    Hi Sammy,

    My legs were jerking really badly at night and I had a lot of pain (this was after a road traffic accident). Baclofen helps with this.
     
  5. Sammy

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    Thank you. I guess the muscle relaxent properties are notable.

    I'm hope-ing it helps sleep via drowsiness it causes.
     
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    I've take baclofen for muscle cramping/pain for about 2 and a half months. I haven't noticed any impact on my GI health, but admittedly it wasn't particularly good before I started the baclofen.
     
  7. Sammy

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    Hi Penny

    thnx 4 ur input !
     

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