fibromyalgia pain

  1. M

    Dr. in DFW area

    Do any of you know a good pain management doctor in the DFW area (specifically McKinney, Plano, Allen would be great, but I'm willing to travel further into Dallas)? My doctor has been great until recently. He has been weaning me off of my hydrocodone that I have been on for a bulging disc in...
  2. Devilstompa

    Fibromyalgia Pain & Jobs

    This year I had to quit my job due to extreme pain. I couldn't keep up with the day to day work. Would have to call in sick just to recover from the day before. What happens when you unable to keep up in life due to fibromyalgia? Its like no one gets it leaves me very angry and depressed It...
  3. Devilstompa


    Hello. I have been on tramadol for 4 years and it has helped some for my fibromyalgia pain but I feel if I got more pain relief I would be able to function more and be more productive in life. Is there any pain meds that have worked better than tramadol that's not a opiate?
  4. Devilstompa

    Fibromyalgia Pain

    Hello, I am new to this forum I am 25 years old, I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia almost 6 years ago. My symptoms are severe everyday seems like my pain meds help a little but not enough for me to be able to live my life. I have worked jobs before and would eventually have to quit due to my...
  5. E

    Living in pain with no help

    Hello my name is erin . i have fibromyalgia pain chronic pain from having many surgeries in the past few years arthritis in my low spine and have been un able to find doctors to help they say im to young! Im 33 i wasnt to young for the twelve sugeries i have had in recent years.:-x
  6. L

    Is it possible for the pain to go away for years and then come back?

    Hello, I'm new to the forum.. I have an appointment with my Doctor soon.. I'm a little nervous about bringing up the possibility of having fibromyalgia..because I have been going to her for over a year and never mentioned it, because if I;m not in pain I dont think about it,, A little history...
  7. R

    Hi, new to the group, member from afar!

    Hi everyone, I've just joined this group. I'm an American who used to live in Sydney, now based in Bangkok as of early 2014. I decided to go into business for myself as a child protection/safeguarding consultant working with non-profit agencies and international schools helping them develop...
  8. M

    Newby from Michigan

    Hello I am new to this website. I have fibromyalgia pain and have had it for awhile. This week in particular has been pretty bad for me with pain. I had to do a lot of ice treatments while at work and home and stop typing with my left hand so I could relieve some pressure from my neck and...
  9. C

    Constant fibromyalgia pain n a doc who won't help!

    I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in early 2004 when I was 18. I am now 29 n have been dealing with chronic pain with little help from doctors. I feel like every single doc I've tried acts more concerned about addiction then they do about the fact that I'm in moderate to severe pain CONSTANTLY...
  10. B

    What helps you to sleep and manage your pain?

    Hello, I am new to this forum. I have had fibromyalgia for over 15 years and have dealt with it by trying various sleeping medications, low dose antidepressants to help my chronic insomnia. I am 47 now and have finally hit a point where nothing seems to be working to help me to sleep. I am...