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Is There Anything To Help With Flare Ups Of My Fibromyalgia And Pain
Yes: Studies support the benefits of exercise in reducing pain from fibromyalgia. Other non medication options include but not limited to stress reduction, meditation, acupuncture. There are currently three drugs that are fda approved for the management of fibromyalgia: Pregabalin (lyrica), duloxetine (cymbalta), and milnacipran (savella). Other medications such as tramadol (ultram) may be helpful too. ...Read moreGet help now ›
3 months ago i stopped takin effexor&lyricaa 75mg due to fibromyalgia since i felt better.Now pain in the flesh of my whole back.I can't touch painful?
Re-start medications: You probably have a recurrence of symptoms. I would advise to re-start your meds, again titrating them from the lower doses. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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I am having heavy painful periods I have two use ultra tampons changeing every two hrs clots and headaches and fibromyalgia feel weak need help please?
naproxen sodium : Naproxen sodium (aleve) can help. If this is happening with every period please discuss with your gynecologist. There are multiple options that are prescription to help. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Are fibromyalgia tender points tender on everyone, but only actually painful on someone with the condition ?
Tenderness varies: Fibromyalgia is characterized by wide spread abnormal pain and tenderness. Individuals that do not have the condition will have little or no tenderness at these spots. Quantifying pain and tenderness is very difficult. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Diagnosed w fibromyalgia but having issues w joints. All joints pop & hurt, finger & toes feel jammed & painful. Low grade fever back. Is this fibro?
Not likely: Your symptoms are not primarily associated with fibromyalgia, which usually manifests as diffuse muscle-tendon pain with occassional burning and tingling of the hands and feet. Multiple joint pain should be evaluated by a rheumatologist. They can rule out lupus (sle), rheumatoid arthritis, mixed connective tissue disease, gout, and inflammatory spondyloarthropathies. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have fibromyalgia. Recently I have had short term memory loss, dizziness, slow painful moving, vomited, and looked intoxicated. What could this be?
Not fibro: Most of these symptoms are likely not related to fm. Consider a possible medication effect but speak with your rheumatologist or the doc who treates your fm. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Have been diagnosed w/ autoimmune disease & fibromyalgia have large non painful swelling in groin/thigh junction which has been getting larger ?
Inguinal hernia: The hernia by itself isn't a dangerous condition. It doesn't get better or go away on its own. However, if untreated it can lead to a serious complications. If hernia is enlarging or getting painful the surgery is warranted. Rec.: see your pcp for diagnosis and referral. Good luck. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Treat disease: Your best option is to treat the Fibromyalgia. The 3 meds used for symptom control are lyrics, cymbals and savella. Avoid pain meds they can make this disease worse over time. The primary treatment for fibromyalgia is following good sleep habits, medications like Elavil at bedtime and aerobic exercise. The Tx is not easy but it works. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I am having a fibromyalgia flare I usually take 2 Neurontin at night, but pain is severe can I take another Neurontin or what else can I do to help.
Several actions: 30's female w. fibromyalgia has pain in bed & neurontin ineffective; uses Vicodin. Savella, Cymbalta, & Lyrica approved for FM, which can be associated with Hypermobility Syndrome & pelvic ligament strain when reclined is common. Soft mattress, cannabis, yoga, & aquatherapy oft help FM patients. Opiates are discouraged. Muscle reconditioning paramount. Cannabis topical lotions useful for many. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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