Fibromyalgia??

josigirl_wiSeptember 3, 2003

Does anyone know if alcohol use can be associated with triggering Fibromyalgia symptoms?

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lazy_gardens

Alcohol lowers tolerance to pain, and is a depressant.

    Bookmark   September 6, 2003 at 10:07AM
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NancyB007

I don't know. I have it but am not a drinker. There should be tons of info on the web if you do a search there.

    Bookmark   October 23, 2003 at 11:34PM
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gandbb

I have maybe one drink a year and it always makes me hurt worse.

    Bookmark   November 14, 2003 at 7:44PM
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gandbb

this is an old thread, but I thought I would answer anyway. My doctor told me to have a drink before bed to aid my heart. The resulting pain put me on the floor. My muscles knotted up like nothing I had experienced before. This was one of the beer-based sweet drinks. I may try again with wine - though I will have to work up the courage first.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2004 at 2:24AM
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