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  • 1 month ago

    Lessons Learned about Fibro Pt. 1

    Hello Everyone, I am writing this post in order to help others who have been suffering with this diagnosis. I was diagnosed with this and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or CFS in 2012. At that time there was not a lot of information out there and even fewer doctors who had come across this. I was initially sent to a psychiatrist for "behavioral modification" in order to address this as it was much more commonly thought to be a psychiatric disorder instead of a neurological one. Thankfully the....
  • 2 months ago

    Flare Up

    Hi I’m new to this board but not to FM. I was diagnosed 19 years ago. I’m 70 years old. I’m experiencing the worst flare up ever, achiness, like the flu big time, no energy. It feels better for a few hours then bam it’s back. For 4-5 days now. I haven’t had one in months and months, not like this anyway. Change of seasons, stress related possible causes. I’ve never been on Rx for this. I’ve managed with OTC ibuprofen etc. These days I can’t take much of the ibuprofen due to constipation it causes....
  • 2 months ago

    Fibromyalgia medicine

    Hello everyone. I have Fibromyalgia and have had it just almost 5 yrs. And it is the worst feeling. But I need to ask all you Fibromyalgia kin. I have been on Lyrica and Cymbalta the whole time. Well my point is is have lost 2 pain management Doctors because they say I am failing the drug screening. Saying that I have meth in my system. Now anybody that is disabled and draw that little check and back at home with mom. Can not afford or try. But I have been told by more than one person that Lyrica....
  • 2 months ago

    my post is all about fibromyalgia

    i have had fibro for a long time. I take these medication: lyrica 3times a day. also blood pressure meds. thyriod meds and. Ambien for sleep. Norco prn. the norcor is my only help.however I have a stimulant medication that helps the most. still hurting but better than i used to be. jb
  • 3 months ago

    Please help...

    Hi there! I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia by my PCP. He prescribed cymbalta and it has helped with the aches and pains but not with my fatigue and brain fog. Let’s talk about brain fog a little...I am a professional who needs to work and keep my job. I can’t focus..can’t remember and get so anxious with loud noises or if there are numerous people talking at once. I have a hard time focusing on just one thing. I can’t get through the day without taking a nap for a couple of hours. I feel like....
  • 3 months ago

    Living and Dealing with Chronic Pain

    Hello everyone, I'm new here. I've been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and chronic back pain. I've been on so many different medications - from Cymbalta, to Lyrica, to Robaxin, to Gabapentin and so forth. Right now, I am on Klonopin (for anxiety), Prozac (OCD and Depression), Flexeril (muscle spasms), Ritalin (ADHD), and Tramadol (for as needed pain). I have flare ups a lot, sometimes to the point where hospitalization is needed. I have a few questions to ask regarding my condition and medications....
  • 5 months ago

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  • 7 months ago

    No, I am not crazy!

    I am finally able to start taking Lyrica. I'm anxious to know how it has helped anyone out there in fibramylsia land.
  • 8 months ago

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  • 8 months ago

    Flare up

    Woke up this morning with swollen hands, feet and hurting all over especially the joints in my hands and feet. I seem to be very sensitive to cold, if I get cold I hurt. And humidity is a huge factor.. And I've been fighting fatigue for years, I was given a so called diagnosis of Fibromyalgia about 10 years ago. But I can't afford to see doctors or anything. My husband is disabled and I'm the only one who can try to work for us.. Any suggestions for any help is greatly appreciated..