What are Flares?

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by mindbender, Dec 29, 2006.

  1. mindbender

    mindbender New Member

    My pain is constant.

  2. mindbender

    mindbender New Member

    U're an idiot
  3. paulmack

    paulmack New Member

    Hi Dan,like you my pains are pretty much constant,never get a spell when my pains go away,it's so frustrating.But my pains definitely get worse if I get no sleep of an evening,which is about once or twice a week.,

    PS Were flares not theee fashion accessory of the 70's.
    I was only a kid in the 70's so don't really know????LOL.
  4. sfrazier

    sfrazier New Member

    I think those are like break through pain. I asked my doctor that last time I was there because I was always in pain. They changed my pills again. It's worked a little better but know I know what break through pain is......SueS
  5. Suzan

    Suzan New Member

    I think I feel like you...I seem to have the same level of pain daily. What I call a flare is when my normal aches and pains amplify a bit..AND it is coupled with the flu like symptoms, chills, great fatigue. The "flare" part for me is what changes, I can have a flare for a day or two...OR I can have it for a week or more.But EVERY DAY I have pain at some level, and I wear out much faster than I used to.

    I hope you can find some help for how you are feeling!

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