Fibromyalgia can occur as a primary syndrome characterized by muscular pain or as a secondary syndrome to other rheumatic diseases. It is possible to have fibromyalgia syndrome as well as another rheumatic disease. Patients with rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, or ankylosing spondylitis are at increased risk of also developing fibromyalgia syndrome.
How does Savella improve fibromyalgia symptoms? What side effects, warnings, and precautions are associated with the drug? Savella is the third drug to be approved for fibromyaglia -- Cymbalta and Lyrica are the other two. Savella is expected to be available in pharmacies by March 2009. You can learn more in Savella - What You Need to Know.
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