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Can serotonin metabolism cause fibromyalgia?

Jacob Teitelbaum
Integrative Medicine

Deficiencies of many neurotransmitters, including dopamine, serotonin, acetylcholine, and oxytocin have been documented in fibromyalgia. Because of this, treatments raising these neurotransmitters can be helpful. This is, however, one small piece of a much larger problem that needs to be addressed.

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