Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) is a neurological disorder that is characterized by an uncomfortable feeling and compulsion to move the limbs. RLS often affects the legs, but may also spread to the torso or arms. Temporary relief occurs when patients with RLS move or jerk the affected part of the body.
Symptoms of Restless Legs Syndrome
Odd, Unpleasant, or Uncomfortable Sensations in the Legs, Arms, Torso, or Phantom Limbs
Relief of Symptoms when Moving
Onset of Symptoms during Relaxation or Inactivity
Worsening of Symptoms at Night and during the Evening