Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
- Digestive problems that may cause cramping, heartburn , or irritable bowel syndrome
- Chronic headaches and jaw pain
- Temporomandibular disorder (TMD)
- Psychiatric conditions, such as depression , anxiety , and nervousness
- Pelvic/urinary discomfort, which may be experienced as pelvic pain, frequent urination, painful menstrual periods, or painful sexual intercourse
- Bright lights
- Certain foods
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- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 09/2014 -
- Update Date: 09/17/2014 -
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