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Homeopathy trials for fibromyalgia

Trial 1

Homeopathic drops, which were prescribed by a homeopath and given by mouth, were compared to oral placebo drops in 62 people with fibromyalgia for four weeks.

Participants who took the homeopathic remedy showed significantly greater improvement in the number of tender points, pain levels and quality of life compared to the placebo group.

Trial 2

Rhus toxicodendron given by mouth was compared to placebo tablets in 30 people for four weeks.

Participants assigned the homeopathic drops showed significantly greater improvement in number of tender points and quality of life compared to the placebo group.

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