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Top 10 Search Results for "Low-dose Naltrexone"

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Has Any One Taken Nsltrexone

Has Any One Taken Nsltrexone

any one have good recelts with naltrexone

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I’m taking Gabapentin 100mg, 3 times a day. And I’m feeling much better but sometimes I forget to take it and it’s hard to keep up . So many people talk about Neltrexone and that you just have to take… read more

posted 4 months ago

Sleep Apnea, Seizures And Narcolepsy

Sleep Apnea, Seizures And Narcolepsy

Does anyone have sleep apnea and use either a cpap or bipap? I know when undiagnosed and left untreated you have headaches, possibly seizures, shortness of breath etc? Treatment for the severe sleep apnea has been started on me, which helped my headaches and a lil bit of the exhaustion which in turn helped my mood swings. The neurologist instructed me that he had to get the apnea under control then deal with the continued sleepiness and falling asleep without knowing, temporarily. So, now I'm a… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

@A MyFibroTeam Member i had the same issue and the on lab sleep study showed that i was having central apneas along with obstructive. Central means that your brain isn't telling your lungs to breathe… read more

posted over 6 years ago

Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana

How do I get that medical marijuana for mi fibromygia

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Laws differ from state to state, just google Marijuana plus your state name to see what procedure is in your state and if it's even legal. Here in Oklahoma, you have to have a Marijuana licensed… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Naltrexone?

Naltrexone?

My Pain Managment doctor wants me to try Naltrexone. I guess in low dosages it can help with pain? Anyone have experience with it?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I hope your doctor is starting you at a very low dose. Some doctors (most🙄) don’t know what the hell they are doing. Someone posted awhile back that their doctor prescribed Naltrexone 50mg for fibro… read more

posted almost 2 years ago

Hiatus Hernia And Fibromyalgia

Hiatus Hernia And Fibromyalgia

Does anyone have a Hiatus Hernia and got surgery to have it fixed with a mesh put over it, to prevent future tearing of muscle wall? I have this and it hurts a lot most days. I can't even have anyone or anything touching it at any time without out feeling extreme pain. My doctor informed me that it would be a bad idea for me to get surgery because the scare tissue that grows over the mesh causing nerve irritation. He knows one fibro patient that got it done and complains of worse pain the before… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Hiatal hernia make me feeling sick, bloating , some mornings not able to have a few sips of water , affect my breathing and pressure to heart.

posted over 2 years ago

Has Anyone Tried Or Heard Of This? SERRAPEPTASE.

Has Anyone Tried Or Heard Of This? SERRAPEPTASE.

Ive heard of it before, has anyone ele? Like your opinion.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

It sounds like it would work well as an anti inflammatory, the only drawback is that no one knows the side effects after long term use, i.e., after 4 weeks. With FM being chronic I could see it as… read more

posted about 6 years ago

Has Anyone Had Any Success With Doing Acupuncture?

Has Anyone Had Any Success With Doing Acupuncture?

Im so sick of this chronic pain,taking pills,etc-Im willing to try acupuncture ,has anyone had good results with this procedure?And how many times does one have to do it?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I tried it around the year 2000, and even then I liked it. I prefer it without the tens unit hooked up to the needles, but he insisted. One visit while I was nice and relaxed I received a JOLT AS… read more

posted over 5 years ago

About Medicine

About Medicine

I am wondering if anyone has tried low dose naltrexone? Thank you

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

No but love to know if it works for someone

posted 29 days ago

Type 3 Achalasia Has Anyone Had Treatment Using Botox And Was It Useful Or Make Things Worse

Type 3 Achalasia Has Anyone Had Treatment Using Botox And Was It Useful Or Make Things Worse

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I had what they baby botox between the eyes on forehead&a little above,, it stopped my migraines for 3mnths, thats about the time it lasts for,,after migraines started again,, but its not smething I… read more

posted about 6 years ago

Looking For A Doctor

Looking For A Doctor

Trying to find a understanding doctor that knows about fibromyalgia. I live in the Tawas area. Any suggestions?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Lyrica doesn't help my pain either.

posted over 6 years ago