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Does Everything I Post Go To Everyone Or Just A Friend I Am Talking To And How Does That Work

Does Everything I Post Go To Everyone Or Just A Friend I Am Talking To And How Does That Work

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Depending on which setting you have it on Morris, that category of audience will see it. I hope they instill a private messaging feature on this… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Motrin Platinum Muscle And Body?

Motrin Platinum Muscle And Body?

Hi has anyone taken Motrin Platinum muscle and body for Fibromyalgia pain? My doctor has me on Cymbalta and Amitriptyline but neither help with pain and he says I'm too young to be given pain medications cause my body will get used to them at such a young age.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I'm surprised that neither the cymbalta or amytriptyline help with your pain. I'm not against some pain meds although I do agree wit @A MyFibroTeam… read more

posted about 4 years ago

Pain Management

Pain Management

Just diagnosed and pain is pretty bad I tried Motrin and Tylenol but don't seem to help any suggestions would be appreciated

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I am taking 90 MGS of Cymbalta and that seems to work for me. Still have pain but not like I had before taking it. Good luck to you.

posted over 4 years ago

Aching Body

Aching Body

Everything is hurting.it feels like when I have the flu but just the aches and pains.. Just recently diagnosed Aleve or Motrin don't help is this common with fibromyalgia

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Omg I thought it was just me. These answers and stories make me cry because I'm not crazy it's real.

posted almost 2 years ago

Does Any Experience Motion Sickness, Dizziness And With It An Overall Feeling Of Being Off Balance On A Regular Basis?

Does Any Experience Motion Sickness, Dizziness And With It An Overall Feeling Of Being Off Balance On A Regular Basis?

Omg! I'm very motion sick! I find my myself getting motion sick more often than not. It happens at different times, but when it does I'm miserable and off balance. I'm not sure if I'm off balance because I'm motion sick or motion sick because I'm off balance?? During times like these I can not deal with any extra sensory stimuli. I'm making myself worse writing this but I just need/want to know if… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Oh dear that's isn't good. Sending hugs

posted over 4 years ago

Meds Or No

Meds Or No

Anyone gone med free with success? Any suggestions? I am tapering from zoloft which they gave to help with pain. I am ok with taking prn meds like motrin or aleve on occassion but wasnt sure if anyone else has tried to be med free and live and deal with fibro

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

@A MyFibroTeam Member no resemblance of normal days for me. I have given that thought up. However, I refuse to take pharmaceuticals.

posted almost 4 years ago

Morton,s Neuroma

Morton,s Neuroma

Hi would like to ask anyone who has something called Morton,s Neuroma I have fibromyalgia but have just been diagnosed with this other condition ,, i have in mt feet

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes!! I've had 3 neuromas. All 3 were surgically removed with the last one a couple weeks ago. If you ignore them the pain is horrible. Fells like the… read more

posted about 2 years ago

Getting Diagnosed

Getting Diagnosed

How do you get you dr to listen to you and stop blowing you off? My dr just keeps prescribing muscle relaxers and Motrin and PT saying its muscle strain or osteo arthritis... I am very sure with all my symptoms added together it's fibro but when I asked she blew me off... What do I do?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Educate yourself about your symptoms, take the information with you to your doctor & be your own best advocate. If your doctor blows you off, find a… read more

posted over 1 year ago

The Hummingbird Vital Motion

The Hummingbird Vital Motion

Has anyone heard of or tried the hummingbird vital motion? It is a device that you put your feet on and helps you with fibromyalgia

There is the hummingbird story on the web

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes I have one. It does seem
To help a little. Need to use regularly. Not a quick fix but helps with energy and legs cramps.

posted over 1 year ago