Would you have Lightheadedness when you have Fibromyalgia?


Lightheadedness is found among people with Fibromyalgia, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, take medication Lyrica and have Pain. We study 2,670 people who have Lightheadedness and Fibromyalgia from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.

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Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline hydrochloride (latest reports from 46,349 Fibromyalgia patients)


Lightheadedness (a common and often unpleasant sensation of dizziness and/or feeling that one may be about to faint) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 271,591 Lightheadedness patients).

On Oct, 19, 2016

2,670 people who have Fibromyalgia and Lightheadedness are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Would you have Lightheadedness when you have Fibromyalgia?

Gender of people who have Fibromyalgia and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • female: 92.08 %
  • male: 7.92 %

Age of people who have Fibromyalgia and experience Lightheadedness *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.05 %
  • 10-19: 0.19 %
  • 20-29: 3.55 %
  • 30-39: 11.28 %
  • 40-49: 19.6 %
  • 50-59: 33.27 %
  • 60+: 32.05 %

Severity of Lightheadedness *:

  • least: 12.2 %
  • moderate: 57.32 %
  • severe: 28.05 %
  • most severe: 2.44 %

Top co-existing conditions for these people *:

  • Pain (401 people, 15.02%)
  • Depression (218 people, 8.16%)
  • Hypertension (216 people, 8.09%)
  • Anxiety (181 people, 6.78%)
  • Arthritis (122 people, 4.57%)

Most common drugs for these people *:

  • Lyrica (1,388 people, 51.99%)
  • Cymbalta (760 people, 28.46%)
  • Synthroid (159 people, 5.96%)
  • Savella (158 people, 5.92%)
  • Neurontin (139 people, 5.21%)

Top symptoms for these people *:

  • Nausea (798 people, 29.89%)
  • Headache (551 people, 20.64%)
  • Fatigue (431 people, 16.14%)
  • Somnolence (420 people, 15.73%)
  • Feeling Abnormal (413 people, 15.47%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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