What is overall approach to treatment of fibromyalgia?

Updated: Apr 23, 2020
  • Author: Chad S Boomershine, MD, PhD, CPI, CPT; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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The treatment of fibromyalgia (FM) should always combine pharmacologic approaches with nonpharmacologic therapy, especially stress management, aerobic exercise, and, in some cases, psychological counseling. Aggressively treat comorbid depression and anxiety.


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