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Help! SICK!!! Husband And Daughter Got Me Sick Feeling Like I Got Trampled On By 100 Bulls!
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Help me!!!! I have my first major sickness .... since fibro.
I feel like I've been trampled on. My nose is stuffed, the side of my throat hurts my body aches.... fibro thing is a lot more
What can I do cymbalta is what I'm on

A MyFibroTeam Member

Used heating pads, rest! Plenty of fluids

Does Anyone Else Have A Pain Pump For Fibro (Lupus) ?
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Seriously. 3 years ago?

Gabapentin
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How long does it take Gabapentin to start working?

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Mine took about a week, I've been taking 600 mg three times a day for over three years now, considering when I first started to where I am now yes it helps tremendously, but I'm still into much… read more

Is It My Mindset?
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I know that each of our journeys is different; not just for the fact that some have other ailments, but that fibromyalgia presents, seemingly, significantly different. I still, however, find myself asking how can they still do that. Some of my lovely fibro friends including my bestie who also suffers with lupus, continue to work full-time schedules. I know my bestie has bad days and we never compare who has more, but I do know that somehow she pushes through while I have gone to less than… read more

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I get my Norco from my GP also. I try to be very careful with how much I take so I don't end up addicted.

Does Anybody Use CBD Oil
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I've heard CBD oil works for fibromyalgia and I bought it today... has anybody else tried it and is there a specific brand you would recommend I live in Nebraska so Medical marijuana isn't available

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I use Charlotte's Web Chocolate Mint. You can order it online.

Elavil
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My Fibro doctor prescribe Elavil to help me sleep, It caused me nightmares so bad that I still remember a couple of them to this day. Prior to taking Elavil, I was NOT having nightmares.

A large number of people I talked to with Fibromyalgia said Elavil gave them nightmares also. Nightmares mean that you're definitely not getting a good night's sleep.

Q: Why do so many Doctors continue to prescribe Elavil for people with Fibro, when we have such a harmful reaction to this medication?

A MyFibroTeam Member

I tried that I lay awake waiting for results it never comes

Elavil
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I commenced this evil drug 3 weeks ago.I have bi polar,major depression. Specialist just said take this,blah blah.5 days later suicidal thoughts everyday,tears,bi polar out of control with mania.It just clicked over the weekend this drug is the culprit.I had been doing quite well for many months until I commenced this drug! Anyone else bi polar,been on this and had bad reaction?

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I also have Bipolar Affective Disorder as well as fibro, migraines and osteoarthritis everywhere due to 20 fractures. I take 20mg of Prozac for OCD and depression but I also take a low dose of… read more

Amitriptyline
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Has any one tried amitriptyline (low dose 5mg)? I am only 2 days in as I am trying to give it a go. I feel like everything is in slow motion, so tired and my heart races or palpation? Is this normal?

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Yes, I'm currently taking Amitriptyline 75mg. I only take 50mg at bedtime. This medication will make you very drowsy. If you're taking this during the day with other meds you will be in slow motion… read more

Elavil
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does elavil work well for anyone with fibro

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I’ve been taking amitriptyline for around 3 weeks and I do feel a lot better, although this 3rd week my fibro symptoms have flared up more again so I may ask my Doc if it can be upped slightly. It… read more

Has Anyone Tried Amitriptyline For Fibro Pain And Insomnia?
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Hi DeeRose
I've been taking endep for about 5 years and like you have dry mouth and drink a bottle of water during the night, its also destroying my teeth. I'll look into ambien, I've been wanting to… read more