Leg Cramps, Neuropathy, and Back Pain Updates – November 8 2012

Slept in my usual 2 hour spurts, but I have NOT had a single leg cramp since I started wearing the dorsiflexion (toes toward head) boots at night. Note that I only use a loose upper strap and a loose one over the top of my foot – I’m not using the middle strap at all and have it velcro-ed to the back of the boot. I’m so thankful to be rid of the leg and arch of my foot cramps!
The neuropathy in my left foot and leg seems much improved since I stopped Velcade (last dose on 23 Oct 2012) and started Carfilzomib (1st dose 30 Oct 2012). I know the numbness in my fingertips is improved for sure.

I had to wait at home all morning for the FedEx guy to deliver my Fragmin pre-filled syringes (30 day supply of 7,500 units and a 30 day supply of 15,000