I'm still in flare mode, but it has helped me alot. Not only do they treat depression and some anxiety, they also often treat several fibromyalgia symptoms simultaneously.
Well now they have found out that my thryroid is not working and put me on mcg of levothyroxine and mgs of glucophage twice a day.
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No two people are exactly the same, nor do they share the same experiences. Both of my sisters are on it following hysterectomies and they've thrived with it.
Going thru the electrical zapping sensations and disconnected head feeling is very disturbing and best avoided. I wish you the best. Also, a few people have mentioned that they fear getting off of it because of withdrawal.
Hi, Just checking out this sight!!! With a diagnosis of fibromyalgia, I want to know what is the maximum dosage of Effxr possible that can be beneficial if already using mg? Could I stop effexor? I would like to add that venlafaxine is used as an off label indication for fibromyalgia. Common Questions and Answers about Effexor for fibromyalgia. I was going to try and go along with it-but now I'm pregnant.
Common Questions and Answers about Effexor for fibromyalgia
I felt ok the next morning. My doctor also had my try Cymbalta which at the time I was in such bad pain I was willing to try anything. Other than pain I have a variety of other symptoms, just none are mental health related. My pain has turned dull now instead of sharp and menacing like it's been for almost 5 yrs. Apparently, I was sent the generic form at the beginning of September, and have started a downward spiral since then.
All times are GMT She checked her palm pilot for side effects and said there was not data showing shortness of breath as a side effect and ended up sending me home with a prescription for Effexor XR mg.
I am on it for depression and have been for the last 2 years. All I can tell you that my Dr. I don't know how it works, but I wish I'd known about it years ago. Fibromyalgia And Plantar Fasciitis? Started on the 25mg Contacting Doctor about stopping.
He did only a blood test and nothing more. I took one dose, had horrible nightmares and quit. And what kind of dosages would be indicated for each?