Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain disorder that presents with widespread pain, muscle stiffness and fatigue. Other disorders, such as depression, cognitive problems and insomnia commonly occur with fibromyalgia. Evidence shows that medication needs to be used in conjunction with other modalilities, most specifically gentle exercise. Opioid medications, with the exception of tramadol, are not effective treatments for fibromyalgia. Please contact us if you would like to make an appointment to discuss the treatment options that would suit you best.