A 23-year-old female asked:
i have tried gabapentin and pregabalin with no success. what else is recommended for severe muscle pain and fibromyalgia?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
Acupuncture can: Often be beneficial for treatment of fibromyalgia. It can be an effective adjunct to your standard medical treatment. Discuss with your physician.
Answered on Feb 5, 2014
Dr. Kevin Passer answered
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Fibromyalgia pain: I like to use nortriptyline and start with 10 mgs three times a day. I like Methocarbamol too, 750 mgs three times a day. I also like the Lidoderm patches. Good luck.
Answered on Jun 28, 2014
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