How does this drug help sciatica and how does it help the sciatic nerve.
Im looking for additional suggestions for non medicinal treatments for lower back pain/sciatica with bulging l5/s1, DDD, and stenosis diagnosis. I am taking osteo biflex and ibuprofen as needed along with yoga. I still have flare ups and it makes it difficult to do anything even sitting is painful.
Aqua therapy I swear by it...afterwords tens and a bag of ice(great combo).
i was in a car accident in 2013 which brought to light a disk degenerative disease, Due to the accident i have an exploded disk, 2 slipped disks, slipped lumbars, stretched nerves, trapped nerve root.
my medication seems to be causing bloating just under my ribs and i can feel bubbling which is quite uncomfortable. i have always had a flat toned stomach i wouldnt say a six pack but my 4 top muscles always showed now i look like homer simpson my lower part of my stomach is still… read more
Even sciatic nerve thats like a heartbeat....had so many mri's and still the same
What can you do for a tailbone that has arthritis? I've got cortisone shots but I need them every month and they won't give them that often. The pain when I sit and then try to stand is unbearable.
Hello, I have had 5 previous back surgeries with fusions. I recently got a knee replacement 12/18/17. I am now having terrible back muscle spasms and sciatic nerve pain. I know it takes some getting used to but this is bad, Its hindering my recovery. I had to lie all day Monday because of this. Now coming up the steps it screamed at me. Its makes me yell out so much zinging pain.
Hi Ive just made the BIG mistake of insisting on going to what we have in Scotland called a Pain Management clinic
On my first visit I was basically made to feel like a fake and in less pain than I actually am . I will not go into that side of it too much .
My question to those with back pain and perhaps trapped sciatic nerves |> Do you or have you used the likes of a Morphine based Drug to help with said Back pain and did it work for you .
This "Doctor" informed me that I am mistaken… read more
An mri will tell you more tthan xray.
I had to have a spinal laminectomy, but after I woke up from the surgery, I was able to walk to the bathroom all by myself, with NO pain!
My pain doc wants me to try a nerve block on my back. I'm willing to try anything at this point. If you've had it done, is it painful? Does it hurt? I have DDD, stenosis,and L-4 and L-5 are herniated. Any feedback is greatly appreciated!
My hip, butt and leg have been hurting now for three years. Have had 3 epidural and don't want another. Just want something that will.make me feel normal again. Doctor have recommend that I have a fourth epidural. It doesn't appeal to me. So now I just want some ointment and pain pillows. So other then this what is out there beside surgery?
I suffer from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia, amongst other things, but I'm in the process of changing over from an antidepressant that I've been taking for 27 years, for anxiety and depression. Im changing from Clomipramine to Duloxetine because Duloxetine, as well as being an antidepressant, apparently helps with chronic pain. I wondered if anyone on here has experience of either, changing over, and/or taking Duloxetine? I'd appreciate any information you can give me. Thank you.
I was on it for 5 years but unfortunate side effect was 10 kidney stones😩