Fibromyalgia

Joseph Johnson, Samir J Sheth

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Abstract

Questions from patients about pain conditions and analgesic pharmacotherapy and responses from authors are presented to help educate patients and make them more effective self-advocates. In reply to a question about fibromyalgia, the authors discuss symptoms, the use of opioids and naltrexone, other medication and nonmedication options, and managing expectations for treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)233-234
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy
Volume30
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2 2016

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Fibromyalgia
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Keywords

  • anticonvulsants
  • antidepressants
  • fibromyalgia
  • naltrexone
  • opioids
  • tender points

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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Fibromyalgia. / Johnson, Joseph; Sheth, Samir J.

In: Journal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, Vol. 30, No. 3, 02.07.2016, p. 233-234.

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Johnson, Joseph ; Sheth, Samir J. / Fibromyalgia. In: Journal of Pain and Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy. 2016 ; Vol. 30, No. 3. pp. 233-234.
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