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
Old 05-23-2007, 01:50 PM   #1
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: n.ireland
Posts: 10
moorcroft88 HB User
Question time of month

dose anyone feel that there fib gets worse when its that time of the month/ i have noticed that i get more tired and my pains or worse .

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 05-25-2007, 11:33 AM   #2
Facilitator
(female)
 
bluelakelady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: blue lakes, northern california
Posts: 5,500
bluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB Userbluelakelady HB User
Re: time of month

sorry to take so long. welcome to the boards.
it makes perfect sense that you would experience more intense pain sensations during your cycle. fibro likes to mimic/intensify real pain. in that it will seek out and find any weakness in our bodies and choose to raise hell there. keeps us guessing since some of our pain is from old surgeries or current conditions other than fibro.
talk with your doctor if the problem is too difficult. it has been many, many years since i had a cycle, however both my daughters and granddaughters cycle so i know there are newer meds available. as always weigh the pain against the possible side affects of any med and choose for yourself.
i have no reproductive organs, ha, tell fibro that! even tho they were removed 23 years ago i guess fibro hears the echo of all that pain and shares it with me. also does this on every site i have injured or had surgery on. even my eyes. there is no place it cannot visit.
i hope you feel better soon. heating pad is still my best friend.
peace,
bluelakelady

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 05-26-2007, 07:32 AM   #3
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 158
Frozen HB User
Re: time of month

Mine flares during the two weeks between ovulation and my period. And the pain is mostly in my legs, not cramp pain. Strange, huh?

 
Old 05-26-2007, 03:01 PM   #4
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: arkansas
Posts: 16
natesmommie HB User
Re: time of month

I get that way to

 
Old 06-04-2007, 03:19 AM   #5
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: n.ireland
Posts: 10
moorcroft88 HB User
Re: time of month

yeah thats were most of my pain always is. thank u for ur input

 
Old 06-04-2007, 06:33 AM   #6
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Roanoke, VA, USA
Posts: 156
tweiler HB User
Re: time of month

I too had severe pain that time of the month. But after my 2nd child was born, I was dxed w/ endometriosis. So I started on depo shots in 1992. I went off a short time in 1998 and it was supposed to try a different med but I got preggo. So after my daughter was born in 1999 I went back on the depo and have stayed on it since then. I'm one of the people who don't have periods on the depo shots. For me, the weight gain and difficulty losing weight is a fair trade off for not being curled up in bed crying from the pain.

 
Old 06-06-2007, 02:45 PM   #7
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: YORKVILLE
Posts: 61
gunner00 HB User
Re: time of month

I have noticed a pattern with my periods also. My mood swings intensify, I fatigue much easier, and my aches are more intense.
I mentioned it to my doctor and he said it makes sense due to the hormone levels changing but didn't give me any specifics.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
should i get tested one more time? scaredscared HIV Prevention 5 04-21-2010 12:30 PM
can you still collect medicaid and disability the same time? NY 1009 Disabilities 8 04-24-2008 06:31 PM
100 posts...time for an introduction !! mano2008 Addiction & Recovery 8 01-21-2008 12:24 PM
Time to Get REAL....Serious! shay4bliss Addiction & Recovery 22 06-13-2007 07:31 PM
Safest Time on the Pill Pesh Birth Control 7 11-26-2006 08:03 PM




Thread Tools

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 02:27 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!