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Fibromyalgia - struggling with muscle pain (twitching, spasms, mind & body weak from fighting)?

Posted 13 Jan 2014 by 1fibronut 9 answers

had... inj.'s, pain meds that worked only for short time? Well, I could write the book!I'm certain Dr.s thought I just wanted pain meds. I became pro-active, basically diagnosing myself. I took all the info to new Dr.I finally started on Lyrica,tai chi ex., better diet.Am on 75 mg 4 a ...

Fibromyalgia - What do you believe caused your fibromyalgia?

Posted 1 Aug 2013 by MacIntosh12 17 answers

Bodily trauma or a virus or anything else? There is so much info on this subject that I'd love to hear what all of you think about these theories. Viral or trauma, or is it congenital? What say all of you? Any ideas, theories, anything you'd like to say about the cause, or about ...

Has anyone tried Acupuncture for anxiety and depression?

Posted 4 Oct 2013 by Beverleya 3 answers

I have been on the forum discussing Prozac. Last nite a friend suggested I try acupuncture. I'm wondering if anyone has tried it and did it work? Thaks in advance for any response I may get. I am so desperate ...

Has anyone had pain in both thighs and lower back?

Posted 30 Dec 2013 by Kittenliz 6 answers

Has anyone tried acupuncture for pain in thighs and lower back that might com from fibromyalgia? I have learned that I have arthritis in the right hip that causes pain in the right thigh but I also have had pain in both thighs that I thought I had these from new fibro pain. Doctor has given me pain ...

I have been on prednisone for over 30 years, since age 16, for severe asthma. I usually am able to?

Posted 15 Jun 2014 by melaniez 3 answers

... get down to 20 mgs alternate days but am finding it harder now that i am in my late 40's. i take theophylline, ventolin, formoterol, omeprazole, flucticasone inhalers everyday, and do acupuncture regularly. are there any new drugs to help me so i don't have to keep on taking the ...

Botox - Any dangers? Having procedure soon?

Posted 26 Jun 2015 by Drucy 4 answers

Tried two medications with no success. Also a procedure similar to acupuncture in my ankles. With limited success. My doctor is trying Botox soon. Are there any serious side effects?

I have been prescribed Vicodin 10/325 have taken it for several years for chronic back pain and?

Posted 16 Aug 2016 by Cat-Lady-88 2 answers

He just wants me to to strengthening exercise and acupuncture,and supplements to help with the osteoporosis, I have been very conservative with this medication however my system is dependent, so I have been doing a slow tapper off now taking one half am and one half pm , I cant afford to see the ...

Burning Mouth Syndrome - My solution is Traditional Chinese Medicine?

Posted 26 Mar 2016 by janeink 1 answer

I found practioners with 5 years of training in China who use acupuncture and herbology. Started salivaing in the middle of the first treatment. Pain has dimished from 8 to about 2 on 10 point scale. Root cause is heat in left kidney. Has anyone else had any results form this? (My MD Korean trained ...

Burning Mouth Syndrome - Patty C.I have had bms for 25 yrs.I have tried acupuncture, pain mgmt and?

Posted 21 Mar 2016 by nanapatty3 1 answer

... received shots in my head and face.Each area was at least 25 shots.I have been to many hospitals in Boston.Tufts cranial facial clinic.Brigham and women's clinic,and Beth Isreal in Boston.Lahey Clinic.I have used cymbalta,clonazepam,amatriptoline.I am currently on Oxycodine.A small dose.I ...

Burning Mouth Syndrome - I have had bms for 4 years, since chemo and radiation from breast cancer.?

Posted 14 Mar 2015 by Clue 1 answer

... I have tried every drug, natural remedy, even acupuncture. I have terrible quality of life. BMS is much worse than anything l suffered with from cancer. I am going through terrible withdrawal from an antidepressant that was suppose to help. I feel like there is no hope. Has anyone ever been ...

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