Effects of Acupuncture Treatment on Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Serotonin, and Substance P Levels: A Randomized Sham and Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial
PAIN MEDICINE, vol.19, no.3, pp.615-628, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Fibromyalgia, Treatment, Acupuncture, Serotonin, Substance P, Pain, ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE, TURKISH VERSION, PAIN, ELECTROACUPUNCTURE, COMPLEMENTARY, TRYPTOPHAN, THERAPY, SERUM, NEUROENDOCRINE, MECHANISMS
Objective. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of acupuncture treatment on serum levels of serotonin and substance P (SP) as well as on clinical parameters in patients with fibromyalgia (FM).