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Exercise and Fibro: It's More Than Just Not Wanting to Go to the Gym

Can exercise intolerance and fibromyalgia be treated? Well, one drug has serious promise for patients.

For someone who was once very active and diagnosed with fibromyalgia, it could be devastating to learn that they cannot tolerate any exercise. Currently, there are a few treatment options that can help, but one drug called Mestinon has some promise. Over the past three years, many patients reported that they have had a greater quality of life after taking this drug.