MEDICATIONS

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by kittycamcj, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. kittycamcj

    kittycamcj New Member

    PLEASE LET ME KNOW WHAT MEDICATIONS HELP YOU WITH FIBROMYALGIA.
  2. Achyten

    Achyten New Member

    Have you ever tried Neurontin (Gabapentin) generic name.
    Since I"ve been on it, I have been able to cut back on pain pills.
    I've been on it for over month,,but it took at least 3 weeks to really notice how it helped.
    I"m only on 300 mgs ,,, take 100 mgs 3xday. I may be asking my dr. if we can up it ,with hopes
    of even less pain pill.
    Another med I"ve tried, is an anti -depressant,called Tofranil,,, its an old one,,,but that really helped with the pain too,,,but, I had to quit it as I could not sleep with taking it,,but we all are very different, so maybe its worth a try for you.
    Seems the drs would rather give patients anti -depressants for fibro pain than,, pain pills.

    Good Luck,,, achyten
  3. 3gs

    3gs New Member

    I take lortab-vitd3-grapeseed extract-mucinex and other supps.also clonezpam

    It is so indiviual on what helps who. vitd3 really helped with brain fog,depression. b-12 is another one.
    [This Message was Edited on 01/08/2011]