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Please, help. This condition is destroying me.

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • April 10, 2015
  • 01:50 AM

I've been suffering these symptoms since adolescence. It may have something to do with opiod use, I was an addict during that time but am now sober and have been for years.

Hot flashes - with no fever, extreme temperature sensitivity, muscle pain, extreme fatigue and weakness, memory problems, confusion..

My doctor is an overworked, judgmental family doctor who won't give me the time of day. I'm desperate for help. I can't work, I'm too exhausted. My life is fading away, please, help me.

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  • First off YOU NEED A NEW DOCTOR!! I would say that you may have developed a condition, neurological and Psychological in nature, most likely related to opiod use. DR. DREW PINSKY who's show is on HLN TV talked about this on an episode since opioid addiction is one of his specialties. I would also review any past accidents or injuries that you may have been prescibed opiods for (if applicable). Injuries such as whiplash can have post incident, delayed effects resulting in neurological disorders and possibly Fibromyalgia which has been shown to cause some of the symptoms you're having. I hope this information helps you if you haven't received any answers prior to this post.
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    • September 20, 2015
    • 04:00 AM
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