Note: This blog post is targeted to those who may be interested in using D-Ribose for fibromyalgia or ME/CFS, but anyone suffering from general fatigue might find D-Ribose to be helpful.
I was scrolling through my Facebook feed a few days ago, and I noticed a post from a woman on one of the fibromyalgia/ME/CFS support groups, asking fellow members if they’d ever used prescription stimulants to relieve fatigue . Over the past couple of years, I’ve seen this same question asked a number of times, and every time, it makes me feel worried and sad for the person who is posting it. I’ve never used prescription stimulants myself, and I do not judge people who do, but my gut tells me that adding stimulants to a person who is already experiencing sleep disturbances may not be a good mix . My prediction is that she’ll end up on a rollercoaster of taking stimulants to get through the day and then tranquilizers at night in order to bring herself down so she can sleep. That can’t be a good combo. When I saw her comment, I made sure to share with her a new supplement that I added to […]