publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016

Recent Drugs For The Management And Treatment Of Fibromyalgia

Abida*, Md. Tauqir Alam, Mohd. Imran, Said A.H. El-Feky, Mohamed A.M. Hagga;
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  • Published: 12 Dec 2016
  • Publisher: Zenodo
Abstract
Fibromyalgia is a disorder, which is characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, memory, mood, and sleep issues. Scientists believe that this condition may be due to injury, emotional distress, or viruses that change the way the brain perceives pain, but the exact cause is unclear. Generally, fibromyalgia is treated with antidepressants, pain relievers, and Anti-seizure drugs. There is not much specific treatment available for the treatment and management of fibromyalgia. Duloxetine hydrochloride (Cymbalta), milnacipran hydrochloride (Savella) and pregabalin (Lyrica) are the only drugs which have been officially approved by the US Fo...
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Medical Subject Headings: musculoskeletal diseaseshumanitiesnervous system diseases
free text keywords: Fibromyalgia, Duloxetine, Milnacipran, Pregabalin, Pipeline drugs
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