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for the women with fibro

Do you notice that yours flares up really bad around the time for your period? It seems like I have he most aches and pains when it is getting near that time of the month.
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662361 tn?1225338107
Yes...
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Definitely.
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ok, good I am not going crazy then. lol I am very very irregular so sometimes I swear I can tell that I am about to start spotting or something when all my aches and pains become much much worse.
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OH HECK YES!!!
I swear my legs and back hurt so bad, the week before my period almost brings me to tears, I hate taking meds but I would try almost anything that week.
bdm92
606078 tn?1247268153
Although I do't have periods any longer, every month at about the time I would be starting, I flare with a vengence. And my head feels like it is going to fall off. My internist gace me imitrex yesterday for the migraines, but I'm allowed only 10 a month. I'll tell you right now that pill knocked that headache fast.

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Angel
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trust me you're not alone and my, I'm glad I'm not imagining. Yes, my symptoms are much worse during that time and the pain and fatigue sometimes multiply by ten. I wish it's the same as flu symptoms but it's not because no matter how much rest I get, I just don't seem to recover!
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