Review: could Fibromyalgia cause Anorexia?
We study 17,191 people who have Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Among them, 47 have Anorexia. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Fibromyalgia (latest reports from 92,046 patients) is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Neurontin.
Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight) (latest reports from 152,763 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, pain, hepatitis c.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 17,174 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 47 (0.27%) have Anorexia. They amount to 0.03% of all the 152,751 people who have Anorexia on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Anorexia * :
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Anorexia * :
Severity of the symptom * :
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Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Hormone replacement therapy (9 people, 19.15%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (8 people, 17.02%)
- Anxiety (7 people, 14.89%)
- Neck pain (7 people, 14.89%)
- Hypersensitivity (6 people, 12.77%)
- Infection (6 people, 12.77%)
- Pain (6 people, 12.77%)
- Depression (5 people, 10.64%)
- Hypertension (5 people, 10.64%)
- Muscle spasms (5 people, 10.64%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Cymbalta (27 people, 57.45%)
- Fentanyl transdermal system (12 people, 25.53%)
- Lyrica (11 people, 23.40%)
- Soma (10 people, 21.28%)
- Synthroid (10 people, 21.28%)
- Estrace (7 people, 14.89%)
- Zyrtec (7 people, 14.89%)
- Premarin (7 people, 14.89%)
- Xanax (7 people, 14.89%)
- Norvasc (7 people, 14.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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