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Advil

Advil

How long should one person take advil?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Might want to check with your GP or even a Neuro. Please be careful of NSAID overuse headaches. I have chronic migraines and headaches and taking… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Advil

Advil

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I do and sometimes have to self catheterise as cannot go at all. My urologist was who diagnosed me way before anyone else x

posted about 4 years ago

Advil

Advil

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Very interesting! The ibuprofen did it to me, the kidney disease.

posted almost 2 years ago

Advil

Advil

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I do to my doc said it'd irritable bladder syndrome.... great I suppose it will keep my irritable bowl syndrome company lol xxxx

posted about 4 years ago

Advil If I Rest To Much Is That Going To Make Things Worse

Advil If I Rest To Much Is That Going To Make Things Worse

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Agreeing with Rosie72
but I find it's harder to do on some days than it is on others, though when u do actually get the strength to get up and get… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Medicines

Medicines

I am on cymbalta thats and advil thats it.... can someone list some good meds to try there has to be something else even if it is an opiod

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Hi; first off sorry you are having a rough time finding a good Dr. I go to a pain management dr & my family Doc both great, my family doc… read more

posted 3 months ago

Tail Bone Injury

Tail Bone Injury

I fell down 5 steps 2 weeks ago landing on my tail bone each step. My spine felt crushed and bum felt wet. I iced it and took tylenol advil for a week. Pain was getting worst so I got xray. It showed a small crack in the tail bone. Dr said take tylenol and advil. I stopped advil bc of high blood pressure. And constipated now from the tylenol. Today my spine still hurts my hands r going numb sometimes. My tail bone is extremely painful. There's numbness in my buttocks back of both legs to my… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Sending love and hugs hope you guys feel better

posted about 3 years ago

Does Taking Advil And Other Over The Counter Medicines Help Deal With Fibro?

Does Taking Advil And Other Over The Counter Medicines Help Deal With Fibro?

I have taken all over the counter meds and it doesn't even touch the pain. My doctor prescribed Cymbalta once. After experiencing chills, nausea, diarreah from taking the med. was worse then the fact I was able to get up out of bed and stand up without being in pain. I can't afford to feel like that and expect to work. I don't take anything, my doctor doesn't even disscuss it with me. Anyway, I thought Fibro was like overactive nerves… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

When I was first diagnosed with fibro my doctor gave me a prescription for Iberprofen, it was not yet sold over the counter in Canada. I took it for 4… read more

posted almost 2 years ago

Which Do You Prefer, A Rheumatologist, Or A Neurologist And Why? Please Excuse Me If I Have Misspelled Anything.

Which Do You Prefer, A Rheumatologist, Or A Neurologist And Why? Please Excuse Me If I Have Misspelled Anything.

I haven't been to a doctor for my fibro in many years. I have been managing with Cymbalta and Advil. Wondering what type of specialist is best to see.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

My pain specialist stopped taking my insurance and where I live, there are just not any within a reasonable distance. My primary care doctor suddenly… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Magnesium

Magnesium

So can i take magnesium with my other meds and how much. Since i was hit by car in 84, my pain has been manageable but with new diagnosis of fibromyalgia my meds are not cutting it. I take cymbalta, vicodin, gabapentin, flexerill, advil, requip and 50,000 iu of vit d.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thank you for your reply

posted over 1 year ago