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Comorbidity, Pain Medication Burden Seen in Patients with Fibromyalgia Newly Prescribed Pregabalin or TCAs

Patients with fibromyalgia (FM) who were prescribed pregabalin and tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs) demonstrated a considerable comorbidity and pain medication burden, investigators reported during the American Pain Society’s 30th Annual Scientific Meeting. In fact, medication use and costs increased in the follow-up period for both cohorts.