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Who should take milnacipran?

You may be a candidate for treatment with milnacipran if you have fibromyalgia. People with this condition feel tired much of the time and have persistent pain and tenderness in their neck, shoulders, arms, legs and other body parts. Fibromyalgia is also linked to sleep problems, poor memory and other symptoms.

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