whilst obviously there is cause for concern we can worry to much and too often about things, if she stopped the pain meds would you find something else to worry about?
zoloft sometimes never works, but needs to be tried for about 6 weeks to see wheher it will work for you
if the pain is psychological maybe the gf should see the shrink also
sometimes fake placebo pain meds are used for people like her, they cant tell the difference
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