New Meds…

I’m on new pills for my chronic Fibromyalgia pain. It’s a very small dose of “Anti-Psychotic” drug. I’m on so low a dose as to not be for a brain issue, but this drug will help my muscles relax as they just don’t want to for long, and I’d just have pop muscle relaxers like candy.

I really hate starting a new drug. It just stinks big time. Today I was dopey and had a case of the dead stares. I had a heck of a time keeping my eyes open, today. Plus, I was so drowsy when I woke up, I not only had to take my “Wake me up” pill I also said a little prayer before driving so that I don’t kill someone on the way.

It stinks… but I’m not in much pain today. If the sucker works, I’ll figure out a way to live with the side effects. Most of the time, the side effects go away for me. So, I just have to tuff it out for another week. I’ll be ok.

I’m so glad that the Election is over and we’ve got a new President-Elect. I gotta say, by the time we were done, I didn’t care who won. I was tire of the adds. Locally, the adds were really bad, with lots of mud slinging.

I have an appointment with my nurse practitioner tomorrow. I need to get her up to speed on the Fibromyalgia thing and my medicines and make sure I’m human. I’ve got to keep an eye on my blood pressure so that I don’t have problems there. I have problems with both pressure and heart rate.

Nonetheless… I should be much better about the DR than I am. Women are typically like this and I am no exception. I”m not mortally wounded, I don’t need to go to a DR.

Catch you later, alligators! I got a catalog to browse… I saved the real goodies for last!



About Fizz

*I'm a Northern Girl livin' in the South. *I graduated with a BS in Geophysics from Michigan Technological University (MTU). *I have critters: 2 dogs & 1 cat. *I love thunder and rain days. Too much sunshine gets on my nerves. (How I survive in Texas I do not know!) *I'm trying to remove swearing from my vocabulary (Good Luck!). *I'm the last single in my group of friends. The rest of the turn coats got married. *Sadly, the above friends are now procreating. Now the world will have yet more strange and twisted individuals that will have to go to an Engineering School to survive. *Yoopers do exist. Look on a map. *Marvin the Martian and I have a lot in common. We're both cranky when crossed and generally like our own way. *I will never be a model! (Thank god, that starvation stuff has GOT to be painful!!!). *I am not Fat! (Even though that little voice behind my right ear might tell me that every single day). *I am normal. Whatever that means! *Yes, you can be smart and not be a geek. *I've been told I'm not boring. We'll see. *Much to my irritation, I have been described as Eccentric. *I cannot spell! *Being Single is a frame of mind. *Who said life was fair?
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8 Responses to New Meds…

  1. Beth says:

    I hope the drug works out!  I hate going to any doctor.


  2. Babblelot says:

    The tests turn out ok? I hope the Doctors can help you sweetie.Keep us updated. Have a good nights sleep and hope you arenot so drowsy tomorrow. Hugs!


  3. bamacatlover says:

    God bless you as you travel to work. Have a good night. xx Sidney


  4. Joe says:

    I hope that the meds end up doing the right things and give you a bit of painfree balance.  Safe travels my friend, both ways.


  5. andrew says:

    hope the meds work please be careful of the side effects ..drew


  6. Maro says:

          Hope the meds. help you and that they give you relieve from the pain and muscle contractions. You are in my prayers.
          I hope you are having a blessed week.~Hugs~Maro~


  7. Shelly says:

    hope you are feeling like your self minus the pain soon!  Take care!


  8. Leona says:

    Hey Fizz, I hope you feel better soon. Those side effects can be awful sometimes, almost makes you want to stop taking the meds just to get rid of them. Hopefully, things will level out in a few days and you’ll feel a lot better.
    Have a good weekend. See you around soon.


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