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Mst morphine sulfrate tabltes 10mg + severdol 10mg has anyone tried these wondering if they helped them

I ve been on these for about three months now but they dont seem to be easing the pain .uch has anyone else tried them ?

tags: Mst 10mg any good

posted about 5 hours ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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Ty was on the patches but my skin itched like mad swllen an red allergic

posted about 2 hours ago

Weight gain from Neurontin( gabapentin )

Have any of you experienced weight gain from neurontin? I have been on it for 1 1/2 years now and as they raised the dose I noticed I started going weight. I now take 800mgs a day. Since April I have gone from 140 lbs to 180. I am not happy at this weight but the drug does help a lot..though I still have the neuropathy all over my body, including my face. I am not eating more. The dr would like to raise it more but I don't want to be obese along with my other problems.
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tags: Gabapentin (Neurontin)

posted about 5 hours ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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I've been on neuronton before. I was on 1800 mgs daily. I didn't notice weight gain, but the help it provided was minimal.

posted about 2 hours ago

Weight gain from Neurontin( gabapentin )

Have any of you experienced weight gain from neurontin? I have been on it for 1 1/2 years now and as they raised the dose I noticed I started going weight. I now take 800mgs a day. Since April I have gone from 140 lbs to 180. I am not happy at this weight but the drug does help a lot..though I still have the neuropathy all over my body, including my face. I am not eating more. The dr would like to raise it more but I don't want to be obese along with my other problems.
I… read more

tags: Gabapentin (Neurontin)

posted about 6 hours ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User

I took Gabapentin years ago for my seizures...n it really didn't help with the pain so i was put on another seizure med ...

posted about 6 hours ago

forgetfullness

Who else, besides me, forgets sometimes all your symptoms or issues when you go to the ER or a specialist and need to write them down in a pocket book to refer to? What other things do you do to remember?

posted 1 day ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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I'm the say I started to write things down then i lost the note book.Now I have bits of paper everywhere I'm 62 but its the medication .

posted 20 minutes ago

Inversion table

I’m wondering if anyone has tried the use of an inversion table for back pain. I’m looking into buying one.

posted 2 days ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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OMG no...i actually felt worse n i was unable to drive...

posted about 3 hours ago

Has anyone else used Botox for nerve pain?

The pain specialist is now recommending botox injections for my headaches. Is there anyone who has had experience with it?

posted 3 days ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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My niece did this..it did help..I certainly would give it a try.

posted about 6 hours ago

Does anyone have home remedies to reduce swelling in lymph nodes and general edema ?

posted 4 days ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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Nettles are a natural anti-inflammatory. I drink a tea with nettles in it to help with my pain at times

posted 1 day ago

How many people still suffer with pain even when taking pain like your're supposed to?

Seems most of us have pain meds but they only take the "EDGE" off and that's if we"re lucky. How do you deal daily with the overwhelming pain that almost renders us helpless on most days?

tags: #edgeofpain#norelief#helplessinpain

posted 5 days ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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You're very smart to keep at it like you are or when it's hard to ask for help. I had a knee replacement done almost two years ago. My knee healed… read more

posted 2 days ago

Need Advise...

For those with extreme hip pain..how do you sleep?
I am finding it extremely difficult to sleep....Sleeping on my left side, or right side is impossible...sleeping on my back gives me lower back pain....is it easier if I put a pillow under my knees?
What over the counter pain relieving gel works for you? I have tried salonpas and Biofreeze with no luck.
What kind of mattress do you have? Firm, Extra Firm? Does it help you? What name brand do you suggest? Right now my bed is too… read more

tags: Hip pain joint pain bone pain

posted 6 days ago by A MyChronicPainTeam User
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For hip pain, lay on side with pillow between knees to keep them parallel as possible.

posted 5 days ago
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