i have had tgus chronic pain in my lower lumbar for almost 20 years now an now my Dr has been treating it with hydrocodone an nurontin , its help some but the consistant pain is ALWAYS THEIR! my Dr is now reffering me to get steroidal injections , i have several family members that have told me to refuse this procedure as it has made their pain much worse after the fact. I am truly at a loss as to what to do , i sm currently u employed due to my inAbility to bend ir lift anything or to stay on my feet for any linger then 20-30 mins at a time due to the severe pain an the numbness down my right side . If anyone has any opinions or ideas as to hiw i should proceed with my situation PLEASE LET ME KNOW!!! Ty