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Macywhoknits

763d

Hi! I've had fibromyalgia for a long time, and I was wondering what kinds of treatments have come along that I may have mìssed

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    • cardeg

      757d

      @OodlesOfNoodles I have been on Flexeril 10mg at night for 27 years. For me it doesn't do anything for my muscles. It helps my brain go into a stage four sleep. Something you're lacking with fibro...

    • KateyBear

      763d

      After I started on Cymbalta for depression, my fibro flare-ups drastically declined and pain was less pronounced.

    • Sheri232

      763d

      Try a good massage.

      • OodlesOfNoodles

        763d

        @Sheri232 I've tried that and it was just super painful 😭

        • Sheri232

          757d

          @OodlesOfNoodles give it another chance. I will hurt so bad if feels good after. I know sounds crazy.

        • DaisyLemon

          763d

          @OodlesOfNoodles yeah, I tried it and I was on tears!

    • OodlesOfNoodles

      763d

      I was just diagnosed and I was told the most important thing for treatment is good sleep. I'm getting prescribed a muscle relaxer that also helps me sleep at night. Is that what you've been told as well? I was also recommended water therapy

      • cardeg

        757d

        @OodlesOfNoodles I have been on Flexeril 10mg at night for 27 years. For me it doesn't do anything for my muscles. It helps my brain go into a stage four sleep. Something you're lacking with fibro...

      • DaisyLemon

        763d

        @OodlesOfNoodles I was told that as well.

    • DandelionFairy

      763d

      Have you tried trigger point injections?

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