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Had hip replacement 2009 now pain is unbearable popping grinding aching constantly. My cobalt and?

... chromium levels are up my doctor acts like its not that big of a deal. I have a biomet magnum m2a device which is metal on metal. Has anyone else received negative reactions from surgeon who did ...

Posted 25 Mar 2014 1 answer

I have a question regarding the near end tapering of Oxycontin?

I have chronic nerve pain from 4 known and one unknown source: painful peripheral neuropathy, chronic sciatica, lumbar stenosis, and a total left hip replacement that (IMHO) impinged at least one ...

Posted 24 Feb 2014 4 answers

I had a hip replacement in January of 2013. I now experience an ongoing nagging what I can describe?

... as muscle pain or stiffness chronically. It is mostly in the front of my leg just as it connects to my crotch area. The back of my leg is often sensitive too. I have been taking glucosamine ...

Posted 3 Mar 2014 1 answer

Hip Replacement - I am one week post op from bilateral hip surgery. Numbness is on the site and down

... one keg. Hard to roll on side. No pain meds at all from surgery just Tylenol. And Celebrex. Very tough time want to cry. Very active x ray tech and realtor. How fast of a recovery this is tough

Posted 24 Dec 2013 3 answers

Adrenal Gland Disorders - why can I not gain weight and am nt interested in eating ?

I hate eating nothing is appealing and I am 25 pounds underweight after a hip replacement 6 months ago

Posted 21 Dec 2013 1 answer

Having serious muscle problems with lipitor and simvastating? doc is Statin crazy! any thing else?

Taking low dose of statins my cholesterol is low ok, triglycerides high. but undergoing rehab for partial hip replacement and restricted by severe muscle cardio only seems to know statins. ...

Posted 1 Dec 2013 3 answers

Voltaren Gel - is it safe to use after a hip replacement on that area and on the healed wound?

my hip is sore around the area where the socket is. no pain where the ball is . the wound is healed so can i use the gel safely.

Posted 9 Nov 2013 1 answer

I have been told that total hip replacement lasts from 15 to 20 yrs and that the age you have the?

... procedure is sometimes relevant. True or False? I am 66 yrs of age and will have to have hip replacement surgery in my future.

Posted 28 Oct 2013 1 answer

What are the latest advancements in full hip replacement?

Specifically the device, ceramic or stainless, and the procedure the best type of incision, I have heard there are 3 types of incisions, which is the best?

Posted 28 Oct 2013 1 answer

Do any of you that have a hip replacement fet a pain in?

Your thigh? Every once in a while I get a pain in my mid thigh on the outside. The pain is a deep muscle pain that occurs when I walk. Is it because of the new hip? Also when I rub that area it seems ...

Posted 28 Sep 2013 2 answers

Carbamazepine - Has this drug been proven to be effective for arthritis in joints?

I have been suffering from back pain and hip pain and may have to have a hip replacement. Just waiting for a scan but will have to wait for this for 20 weeks so need help with pain relief. Have tried ...

Posted 23 Sep 2013 2 answers

Why was I told to avoid a tooth extraction last week because I had aclasta infusion in 2009?

Had rheumatoid arthritis since 1973(21yrs of age). I've had both hips and knees replaced and also my right elbow. My left hip replacement first done in 1977 was revised in 1987. In 1997 I also ...

Posted 4 Oct 2013 1 answer

When to stop Meloxicam before surgery?

Having hip replacement surgery on the 16th. When should I stop taking my Meloxicam?

Posted 7 Jul 2013 2 answers

How long after completing a course of Xarelto should I wait before taking anti-inflammatory drugs?

I have been taking Xarelto following hip replacement surgery but the paracetamol and codeine prescribed for pain have not been effective so I want to move to Ibuprofen or Naproxen when the 30 day ...

Posted 2 Aug 2013 1 answer

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