... bulging and herniated discs degeneritive disc disease, arthritis, spondyliosis, neuropathy, and cervical stenosis. During therapy even light massage on my back mostly on the left side would cause the muscle in my back to contract and is extremely painful but would relax after 10 minutes. After a bad episode last week my pain doc gave me injections (trigger point) which helped somewhat but what causes them? With the other symptoms that I have the spasms for the most part were not a priorty. Now I notice that most large muscles have that. Has anybody found any particular medicine that works? Ive taken 3 different muscle relaxants methocarbomol, cyclobenziprine, and diazapam and the spasms continue. Is there any thing else that may help? Seems very light excercise and walking may even start the spasms. It seems to me that the Drs just dont know...