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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

Tips needed for not to gain weight using Lyrica?

I have fibromyalgia and degenerated+herniated disc

Posted 3 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

How do I get percocets for my back when my doctor won't prescribe me anymore?

I have a herniated disc in my lower back. I was in a car accident about 2 years ago and have had to jump from doctor to doctor to get the needed medicine it takes for me to get through the day. I ...

Posted 4 Jun 2011 5 answers

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


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

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

Herniated disc - I need herbal remedies for my pain. Sick and tired of drs putting me on and then?

... taking away meds.I will no longer be a guinea pig. 15 yrs. Is enough

Posted 21 Jun 2013 1 answer

Herniated disc - I just got my first steroid shots done Wed, first of all local and sudation doesn't

... work for me. Does anyone else have this problem? I was feeling better this morning until I had to take care of my 20 month old who I was picking up and normal care giving (while my hudband sat ...

Posted 20 Jul 2013 1 answer

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

Lyrica for nerve and muscle pain does it work?

given for herniated disc t7-t8

Posted 26 Feb 2013 3 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

Is a dosage of 2400mg of neurotin daily in 3 doses to treat pain from herniated discs correct?

My 38 year old daughter has 2 herniated discs in her back and her doctor has prescribed neurotin in 3 daily doses of 800 mg. This seems excessive to me and she is experiencing muscle twitches, as ...

Posted 7 Mar 2013 3 answers

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