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  1. Kelvin

    Do you experience a reset in activity tolerance??

    I was exercising, trying to get in shape months ago and had gradually built up a bit of strength, then I injured both my knees. I started physical therapy on them yesterday and did about a one hour workout and was pretty wiped out with headache, dizziness, fatigue, incoherence afterward. So yeah...
  2. Kelvin

    Male, 28 - chronic pain

    That's cool, let me know how it goes for you. For me, I told the doc I was doing alright on it so far so he upped the dose to 200 mg. The only side effect I've noticed so far is that it affects my taste buds/mouth sensitivity where spicy foods are painful and most foods just taste kind of bland...
  3. Kelvin

    Male, 28 - chronic pain

    Just got diagnosed with fibro and he prescribed 100mg gabapentin x3 daily. This is the first day of taking it -- I feel a bit fuzzy and my head hurts some but so far my arms do feel a little better than normal so fingers are crossed that this will work. Did you have any negative side effects...
  4. Kelvin

    Male, 28 - chronic pain

    It's good to hear that there are some meds working for you. Did it take a long time for you to feel any improvement from those, or was it pretty quick?
  5. Kelvin

    Male, 28 - chronic pain

    Thanks for the replies and the kind words, it means a lot to me. I really appreciate it. What other types of medical problems typically mimic fibro? I'm guessing that's part of why he ordered the MRI. I guess I will probably try to contact a rheumatologist on my own as soon as I can, rather...
  6. Kelvin

    Male, 28 - chronic pain

    Hi, new here. I've been dealing with chronic pain for several years now, being shuffled from doctor to doctor, trying to figure out what's wrong. I've been on psych disability for 6 or 7 years for severe depression, anxiety, and ptsd. I also suffered from chronic migraine. 2 years ago, I had...
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