It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Fibromyalgia Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-13-2004, 09:34 AM   #1
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 242
PapaRoux HB User
Arthritis with Fibromyalgia

I have arthritis in my feet, knees and spine. This only aggravates the fibromyalgia and I feel like I'm never out of pain. I was wondering:

Is it common for people with Fibromyalgia to also have some form of arthritis?


Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 07-13-2004, 01:30 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Lost Creek, WV
Posts: 42
snslilly HB User
Re: Arthritis with Fibromyalgia


I also have arthritis in my knees and hands. I agree that this only aggravates the fibro. My dr says it's not unusal to have both and for it to aggravate the fibro especially after our activity leaves decrease. She claims the celebrex should help but I'm not so sure that it does.


Old 07-13-2004, 04:52 PM   #3
Senior Veteran
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 1,070
apriltones HB User
Re: Arthritis with Fibromyalgia

hi steph, what is symptoms of arthiritis? i may have fibro, not been diagnozed yet. My fingers feel stiff on here or cramp up if im holding something, i also get shooting pains. Is this fibro or arthiritis? cold weather it feels worse. thanks, april x

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Arthritis - fibromyalgia - need help jenilee70 Arthritis 9 11-10-2008 09:23 AM
ARTHRITIS, Not my only pain Enchanted D Arthritis 4 12-28-2007 08:56 AM
Symptoms of Fibromyalgia vs Arthritis or just fatigue MaryG1959 Fibromyalgia 7 11-11-2006 04:43 AM
Is is Arthritis or Fibromyalgia? ScorpMom79 Arthritis 2 11-17-2005 08:09 PM
Odyssey to Relief by Maire Karnes, rosebuddy Fibromyalgia 0 03-05-2005 08:10 AM
But I'm too young to have Arthritis! Kissa Arthritis 0 01-08-2005 11:26 PM
Arthritis In Rotator Cuff MarianJ Shoulder / Rotator Cuff Problems 6 08-26-2004 06:35 PM
General Arthritis information Kissa Arthritis 3 07-29-2004 10:02 PM
arthritis lfoster21 Lupus 1 12-14-2003 11:08 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:27 PM.

Site owned and operated by™
Terms of Use © 1998-2015™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!