What is Fibro Support Group?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Generic name: Peer Support Group

Participation in support groups can provide an opportunity to reach out to others who have had similar challenges and foster an improved understanding of lifestyle management with Fibromyalgia.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Fibromyalgia 3 1
Depressed mood 2 1
Pain 2 0
Mood elevated or improved 1 0
Support social interaction 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Fibro Support Group

Side effect Patients
Balance problems 1
Fatigue 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently participating in Fibro Support Group

Dosage Patients
2 hr monthly 1
30minutes as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Fibro Support Group

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped participating in Fibro Support Group

Duration

Currently participating in Fibro Support Group

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2

Stopped participating in Fibro Support Group

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Fibro Support Group.