Fibromyalgia - When To Call a Doctor
WebMD helps you know when to call a fibromyalgia specialist or rheumatologist for fibromyalgia complications such as widespread muscle pain, stiffness, and trouble sleeping.
Serotonin and Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors (SNRIs) for Fibromyalgia
Drug details for Serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) for fibromyalgia.
Fibromyalgia - What Happens
For most people, fibromyalgia seems to involve a cycle of muscle pain, increased sensitivity to pain, and inactivity that may be made worse by sleep problems and fatigue. Increasing pain causes a person to be less physically active.
Fibromyalgia - Prevention
Currently, fibromyalgia can be neither prevented nor cured. But prompt treatment of your symptoms may help reduce the length of a flare-up.
Fibromyalgia - Symptoms
The variety and severity of symptoms caused by fibromyalgia vary from person to person.
Improving Sleep When You Have Chronic Pain - Topic Overview
If you have fibromyalgia,you may often wake up feeling tired and unrefreshed. Some experts believe poor sleep contributes to fatigue and muscle pain. Getting a good night's sleep may be a big step toward controlling your symptoms. Practice good sleeping habits. Go to bed only when you are sleepy,and get up at the same time each day,whether you are rested or not. Avoid alcohol,caffeine,...
Fibromyalgia - Other Treatment
A variety of alternative treatments have been used for conditions like fibromyalgia that cause chronic pain.
Fibromyalgia - Cause
Learn about fibromyalgia, a syndrome with a set of symptoms but no known cause.
Fibromyalgia - Topic Overview
Fibromyalgia causes pain in your muscles and joints, as well as tenderness when you press certain spots on your body.
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for Fibromyalgia
Drug details for Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for fibromyalgia.