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Britt4668

758d

What other treatments are there for these conditions?

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    • MsDaisyMae

      758d

      @Britt4668 Maybe a muscle relaxer may help along with it.

    • CoffeeAndDogs

      758d

      Muscle relaxers, antidepressants (yes for pain), NSAIDs, topicals such as lidocaine, heat, ice, massage, chiropractic, acupuncture, physical therapy, epidural steroid injections, trigger point injections, dietary changes, dietary supplements (antioxidants, amino acids, electrolytes), stretching and exercise, psychological therapy, support groups.

    • Michaelar1

      758d

      I'm on lyrica which only helps with pin prick nerve pain. I also see a physiatrist and a physical therapist. If I can ever afford a chiropractor again or a massage therapist, I'm hitting that up. If medical marijuana is legal in your area, I've found that it really helps with the FM pain. You don't even need to take enough to get a buzz and you're low-pain for about 3 days.

      • Tina_

        758d

        @Michaelar1 I wish it worked that well for me lol, what kind of strains do you use?

        • CoffeeAndDogs

          758d

          @Tina_ I find strains with Afghani parentage of particular use to me. Some of these strains include Afghani, Northern Lights, Ingrid, Blueberry, and Blackberry.

      • Britt4668

        758d

        @Michaelar1 unfortunately, medical marijuana is still very illegal in my state, or i would do that. Its helped family and friends in legal states.

    • MsDaisyMae

      758d

      Nerve pain meds.

      • Britt4668

        758d

        @MsDaisyMae Yea, I'm on some meds for it, but it only seems to help my neuropathy.

        • MsDaisyMae

          758d

          @Britt4668 Maybe a muscle relaxer may help along with it.

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