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queeneve
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Hi,

I've been diagnosed with fybromyalgia. It gets pretty bad, especially since I already have RA. But I've noticed that my muscle pain is almost non-existent while I'm menstruating. I was wondering, is there a excess of a hormone during that time that might be causing my pain relief? I mean, I assume estrogen is high at that time, but is there anything else?

I'd appreciate any advice!

Eveie

[ 02-25-2010, 11:35 PM: Message edited by: queeneve ]

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robot_on_fire
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I dont think we have any qualified doctors here.
I feel like your question is best addressed to a proper doctor.

sorry i cant be of more help

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