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I had 1 level acdf surgery July 16 and have been having terrible pain. I was given norco 10/325?

... every six hours which helped with making pain more tolerable. I went to my PC dr 3 wks post op cuz surgeon said he'd see me in October... PC made me feel like a drug seeker and cut my pain ...

Posted 21 Aug 2013 3 answers

Herniated disc - Hello everyone, I'm 25 years old. I've had a large ruptured l5 s1 disc for about?

... 8 months. I've done the conservative treatment approach and it hasn't helped. I talked to my neurosurgeon and I've decided to have a microdiscectomy two weeks from today on March ...

Posted 18 Feb 2014 1 answer

What med can I take that last longer than 2/3 hours?

I have bulged and herniated discs and pain management put me on soma and lortab 7.5 4× daily. now Doc retired.. now new one changed me to norco 7.5/325. They suck. What can I take that lasts ...

Posted 29 Nov 2013 2 answers

Wondering if anyone else feels worthless due to lack of quality of life due to chronic pain?

I'm new here, just joined today... I've been dealing with chronic pain for the last three years due to DDD, bulging/herniated discs, spinal stenosis, sciatica and severe nerve pain. ...

Posted 9 Nov 2012 32 answers

I have a herniated disc and severe sciatica I was prescribed nucynta 100 mg and 50 mg?

what is this medication comparative too? taking pain medications scare me when there is not enough information.

Posted 5 Nov 2013 1 answer

MRI shows herniated C6. Dr wants me to see surgeon since I may have nerve damage, pain is minimal?

should I be concerned about nerve damage? I don't want surgery. No idea why I have the herniated disc other than my age - in my 40's but I'm somewhat phycially active - exercise 2-3x ...

Posted 22 Oct 2013 4 answers

Tips needed for not to gain weight using Lyrica?

I have fibromyalgia and degenerated+herniated disc

Posted 3 Nov 2013 1 answer

Back Pain - Hi everyone. I am currently taking oxy 5-325 for 4 herniated discs 2/day. I have been?

... needing to take between 3 and 4 lately because 2 is just not cutting it. I am nervous to ask my PM doctor for either an increase to oxy 10mg or an increase the dosage to oxy 5-325 4/ day. With ...

Posted 7 Oct 2013 4 answers

Hello all... I have been taking 2 to 4 50mg Tramadol capsules for about a year for herniated discs?

... Now I would like to change to something perhaps a little stronger but with less side effects. Does anyone know of an alternative? Also has anyone out there ever experienced muscle twitching ...

Posted 17 Aug 2013 4 answers

Herniated disc - Anyone know how to get my husband to care that I am in pain. We have 4 kids and I?

... stay home with them and love every minute of it. I am very tired and in lots of pain from a c6c7 herniated disk I was just told I have. When I told him he said well I am really worried about my ...

Posted 10 Jul 2013 5 answers

I had a lumbar epi 3 days ago (HD L4,5,S1). Should the pain decrease immediately? (Mine hasn't.)?

I had a lumbar epidural 3 days ago (from a respected pain management doc) for pain associated with my herniated discs-L4,5,S1/sciatica. My pain increased for two days & still has not subsided ...

Posted 30 Jul 2013 6 answers


What opiod works best for herniated discs?

I have had numerous steroid shots which did not work, a course of facet shots which didd not work and after a few years of being prescribed various pain meds I can't find a drug that works well ...

Posted 27 Sep 2013 2 answers

I am on my first day without pain meds. The last one I took was yesterday around 2:30, I took half?

... of a Vicodin. I have been on Percocet and vicodin for the past two years. The Percocet I got from my pain management doctor that I went to for two herniated discs in my neck. The first few times ...

Posted 23 Nov 2011 4 answers

Has any one had thoracotomy surgery?did it help? t7-t8 herniation pressing on cord?

have lg herniated disc compressing cord at t7-t8 for close to 2 yrs. beento pain clinicsthey all suck as far as i can tell. if inj dont work they dont want to help you. ready to have big surgery if i ...

Posted 13 Apr 2013 3 answers

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