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Prescription drugs (68) Tried it?How effective?
Oxycodone (Oxycontin) Y | N Rating Saved
Progesterone Y | N Rating Saved
Guaifenesin Y | N Rating Saved
Nerve blocks Y | N Rating Saved
Duloxetine (Cymbalta) Y | N Rating Saved
Pregabalin (Lyrica) Y | N Rating Saved
Beta ointment Y | N Rating Saved
Antibiotics Y | N Rating Saved
Fenanyl Patch Y | N Rating Saved
B-12 Injections Y | N Rating Saved
Codeine Y | N Rating Saved
Zolpidem (Ambien/Stillnox) Y | N Rating Saved
Gabapentin (Neurontin) Y | N Rating Saved
Elavil (Amitriptyline) Y | N Rating Saved
Celebrex Y | N Rating Saved
Milnacipran (Savella) Y | N Rating Saved
Adderall Y | N Rating Saved
Xanax Y | N Rating Saved
Testosterone Injections (Men) Y | N Rating Saved
Provigil Y | N Rating Saved
Ultram Er Tabs Y | N Rating Saved
Hydrocortisone tabs Y | N Rating Saved
Wellbutrin XL Y | N Rating Saved
Effexor XR Y | N Rating Saved
Low-Dose Naltrexone (LDN) Y | N Rating Saved
Clonazepam Y | N Rating Saved
Amrix Y | N Rating Saved
Zanaflex Y | N Rating Saved
Xyrem/GHB Y | N Rating Saved
Vicodin (hydrocodone) Y | N Rating Saved
Elatrolet Y | N Rating Saved
Ultracet (Tramadol/acetaminophen) Y | N Rating Saved
Tramadol (Ultram) Y | N Rating Saved
Ryzolt Y | N Rating Saved
Fluoxetine (Prozac) Y | N Rating Saved
AMP injections Y | N Rating Saved
Flexaril Y | N Rating Saved
Strattera Y | N Rating Saved
Doxepin Y | N Rating Saved
Lovenox Y | N Rating Saved
Low-dose Seroplex Y | N Rating Saved
T3 Y | N Rating Saved
Nortriptyline Y | N Rating Saved
Thyroid hormone Y | N Rating Saved
Topical testosterone Y | N Rating Saved
Diflucan antifungal Y | N Rating Saved
HCG injections Y | N Rating Saved
Gamma Globulin injections Y | N Rating Saved
Morphine sulfate ER Y | N Rating Saved
Trazadone Y | N Rating Saved
Valtrex Y | N Rating Saved
Carisoprodol Y | N Rating Saved
valium (diazepam) Y | N Rating Saved
Pramipexole (Mirapex) Y | N Rating Saved
valcyte Y | N Rating Saved
Baclofen Y | N Rating Saved
Doxycycline monohydrate for lyme (NOT generic doxy hyclate) Y | N Rating Saved
Treat hidden dental/jaw & systemic infections Y | N Rating Saved
Ketamine Perfusion Y | N Rating Saved
Pristiq Y | N Rating Saved
Botox Y | N Rating Saved
Methadone Y | N Rating Saved
Mannitol Treatments Y | N Rating Saved
Lorazepam Y | N Rating Saved
Citalopram Y | N Rating Saved
Paxil Y | N Rating Saved
flector (diclofenac 1.3%) patches Y | N Rating Saved
diclofenac sodium topical gel 1% Y | N Rating Saved
Over-the-counter medications and supplements (37) Tried it?How effective?
Magnesium Y | N Rating Saved
Alkalizing powder Y | N Rating Saved
Glucosamine Y | N Rating Saved
Chondroitin Y | N Rating Saved
5 HTP Y | N Rating Saved
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) Y | N Rating Saved
Mentholeum rub/ointment Y | N Rating Saved
Reishi mushrooms Y | N Rating Saved
Naproxen Sodium (Aleve) Y | N Rating Saved
Coenzyme Q10 Y | N Rating Saved
SAM-E Y | N Rating Saved
Vitamin D Y | N Rating Saved
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Y | N Rating Saved
Vit B complex Y | N Rating Saved
Horlicks Y | N Rating Saved
Iron tablets Y | N Rating Saved
Folic acid Y | N Rating Saved
Aspirin Y | N Rating Saved
Rhodiola rosea Y | N Rating Saved
Melatonin Y | N Rating Saved
TMG (tri-methyl glycine) Y | N Rating Saved
Paracetamol Y | N Rating Saved
Revitalizing Sleep Formula Y | N Rating Saved
Ribose/corvalen Y | N Rating Saved
Energy Revitalization System vitamin powder Y | N Rating Saved
End Pain herbal mix Y | N Rating Saved
Curamin herbal pain mix Y | N Rating Saved
MSM Y | N Rating Saved
Functional medicine Dx and Nutriceuticals Y | N Rating Saved
Arnica and homeopathic remedies Y | N Rating Saved
Selenium Y | N Rating Saved
Nutri Thyroid Y | N Rating Saved
Adrenal Extract Y | N Rating Saved
Omega 3 Y | N Rating Saved
Heat rub without Methyl Salicylate (e.g. Tiber Balm) Y | N Rating Saved
Armour Thyroid Y | N Rating Saved
garlic supplements Y | N Rating Saved
Lifestyle / dietary changes and home remedies (44) Tried it?How effective?
Eliminate sugar Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid alcohol Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid caffeine Y | N Rating Saved
Heating pads/packs Y | N Rating Saved
Hot showers/baths Y | N Rating Saved
Rest Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid gluten Y | N Rating Saved
Increase fiber/dark green veggies Y | N Rating Saved
Exercise Y | N Rating Saved
Increase foods high in EFAs (essential fatty acids) Y | N Rating Saved
EFT Emotional Freedom Therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Avoid MSG Y | N Rating Saved
Reduce stress Y | N Rating Saved
Get enough sleep Y | N Rating Saved
Stretching and relaxation exercises Y | N Rating Saved
Limit caffeine Y | N Rating Saved
Low oxalate diet Y | N Rating Saved
Limit carbonated drinks Y | N Rating Saved
Electrolyte mix for water Y | N Rating Saved
Maintain hydration Y | N Rating Saved
Add salt to diet (orthostatic) Y | N Rating Saved
Compression garments (orthostatic intolerance) Y | N Rating Saved
Drink at least a glass of water before getting out of bed in AM (Orthostatic intolerance) Y | N Rating Saved
Lemon water Y | N Rating Saved
chia seeds Y | N Rating Saved
flax seed Y | N Rating Saved
hemp seeds Y | N Rating Saved
green tea Y | N Rating Saved
ginger Y | N Rating Saved
Turmeric Y | N Rating Saved
cinnamen Y | N Rating Saved
Tempurpedic bed Y | N Rating Saved
Hot Tub Y | N Rating Saved
Yoga then Hot Tub Y | N Rating Saved
Diet restrictions due to allergies from mercury toxicity from amalgams Y | N Rating Saved
Supportive/good quality footwear Y | N Rating Saved
Increase sunlight time Y | N Rating Saved
Spend time in low-stimulation environment Y | N Rating Saved
Sauna Y | N Rating Saved
ice baths Y | N Rating Saved
eliminated toxins in my home ie no plastic Y | N Rating Saved
eliminated toxins and preservatives in my food Y | N Rating Saved
eliminated sugar substitues Y | N Rating Saved
eliminated plastic in microwave Y | N Rating Saved
Alternative / other treatments (48) Tried it?How effective?
Acupuncture Y | N Rating Saved
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Trigger point injections Y | N Rating Saved
Massage Y | N Rating Saved
Biofeedback Y | N Rating Saved
Reflexology Y | N Rating Saved
Physical Therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Chiropractor Y | N Rating Saved
Tai Chi Y | N Rating Saved
Relaxation DVD Y | N Rating Saved
Ice Y | N Rating Saved
Qigong Y | N Rating Saved
Herbal anti-inflammatories Y | N Rating Saved
Reiki Y | N Rating Saved
Atlasprofilax Y | N Rating Saved
Osteopathy Y | N Rating Saved
Crainial-Sacral Therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Yoga Y | N Rating Saved
Amygdala Retraining Y | N Rating Saved
Lightning Process Y | N Rating Saved
Marijuana Y | N Rating Saved
Meditation Y | N Rating Saved
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Supersalve Y | N Rating Saved
Deep breathing exercises Y | N Rating Saved
Hydrotherapy Y | N Rating Saved
Alexander Technique Y | N Rating Saved
Kneeling chair Y | N Rating Saved
Dr. Teitelbaum SHINE Protocol Y | N Rating Saved
NAET for sensitivities Y | N Rating Saved
Vitamin/Mineral IV Y | N Rating Saved
Compassionate Mind Training (CMT) Y | N Rating Saved
B12 injections Y | N Rating Saved
Isolation tank/Sensory deprivation Y | N Rating Saved
Cold packs Y | N Rating Saved
Oil pulling in morning Y | N Rating Saved
Chinese Patent medicatin Y | N Rating Saved
Remove dental amalgam mercury fillings Y | N Rating Saved
Detoxification Y | N Rating Saved
ionized foot detox Y | N Rating Saved
NADH Y | N Rating Saved
ozone therapy Y | N Rating Saved
Infrared sauna Y | N Rating Saved
Bowen Technique Y | N Rating Saved
Gunn IMS Y | N Rating Saved
burdock root extract Y | N Rating Saved
frankincense oil Y | N Rating Saved
burdock root extract for frequent urination Y | N Rating Saved
Surgical (5) Tried it?How effective?
lignocaine infusion Y | N Rating Saved
laminectomy Y | N Rating Saved
Hysterectomy Y | N Rating Saved
breast reduction Y | N Rating Saved
Endometrial ablation Y | N Rating Saved

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