Review: Fibromyalgia and Hot flashes
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 27, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.6/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Hot flashes by studying 16,876 people who have Fibromyalgia. We analyze the Fibromyalgia patients by their gender and age, the severity of Hot flashes, drugs used, and common conditions other than Fibromyalgia. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Fibromyalgia is typically treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Flexeril.
Hot flashes has been reported by people with vitamin supplementation, healthy living.
On Nov, 27, 2013: 16,852 people who have fibromyalgia are studied. Among them, 8 (0.05%) have Hot Flashes.
Gender of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Hot flashes * :
|Hot flashes||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have fibromyalgia and experienced Hot flashes * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||37.50%||12.50%||12.50%||25.00%||12.50% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||50.00%||37.50%||12.50% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Fibromyalgia (8 people, 100.00%)
- Plaque psoriasis (1 people, 12.50%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 12.50%)
- Pain (1 people, 12.50%)
- Depression (1 people, 12.50%)
- High blood pressure (1 people, 12.50%)
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (1 people, 12.50%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 12.50%)
- Menopause (1 people, 12.50%)
- Birth control (1 people, 12.50%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Lyrica (2 people, 25.00%)
- Savella (2 people, 25.00%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 25.00%)
- Zaleplon (1 people, 12.50%)
- Tizanidine hydrochloride (1 people, 12.50%)
- Tramadol hydrochloride (1 people, 12.50%)
- Fentanyl-50 (1 people, 12.50%)
- Benicar (1 people, 12.50%)
- Gabapentin (1 people, 12.50%)
- Trazodone hydrochloride (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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(Number of patients like Starwriter: 1,802)
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(Number of patients like Tilly: 4,917)
- By Vivacia: Does anyone else suffer sleep hyperhidrosis during rem sleep?
(for a 45 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia Syndrome, and takes Cymbalta)
I have terrible night sweats only during REM sleep. Never any other time, just during REM sleep. This is keeping me from getting any decent sleep at all.
(Number of patients like Vivacia: 2,430)
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