Virginia 

Review for Fibromyalgia

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 200 lbs
  • 5' 8"
  • Medford, oregon
03
Mar2017
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Sometimes

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Walking/Hiking, Stress Management, Sleep Therapy, Antidepressants, Swimming, Supplements, Gabapentin, Acetaminophen, Chiropractor, Acupuncture, Cortisone Injection, Opioids

Can walk only 1/4 mile without stopping. Pain increases beyond walking or standing. Ride stationary bike 30 min @ 1 mph.
Also take duloxetine 60 mg daily
Gabapentin 900 mg. 3 x day
Morphine 15 mg 3 x day
Tried Lyrica no better than Gabapentin- too expensive not to help
Spine is deteriorating- 4 bulging discs
Cysts on spinal canal pushing on spinal cord.
I am 75 yrs old and have had fibro and neuropathy for 40 years


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