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Posted 30 Nov 2014 by • 4 answers
The literature I have read does not mention gabapentin as beneficial for relieving pain and numbness in thumb and fingers associated with carpal syndrome. I need relief for this pain. What should I take that targets the problem directly?
Posted 2 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
I began experiencing peripheral neuropathy a few years ago at pre-diabetic sugar levels (toes and patches on the leg). About 8 months ago, after gripping the steering wheel intensely on a long trip, I experienced much more alarming numbness (seemingly permanent) in the fingers in my right hand. ...
Posted 26 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... small screws holding me together. I am learning how to walk with a walker. I'm having issues with it because I have carpal tunnel in my right hand. I have had to go back to using my brace on my hand do to pain and weakness. I was suppose to have surgery about 7 weeks ago but I fell and ...
Posted 24 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 10 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I am taking Arcoxia on and off for carpal tunnel syndrome and arthrithis in my wrists and thumbs (been a beauty therapist for 14 years). I am 42 years old female. I experience now hormonal imbalances, weight gain (more than 10kg in last year), acute swelling in my feet and around ankles and hands, ...
Posted 8 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
... months she is complaining of tingling in both her hands and says they don't feel like they belong to her. Could this be a side effect of the medication? The GP mentioned it could be carpal tunnel but as it came on in both hands simultaneously and with a fairly rapid onset is this likely? ...
Posted 19 May 2016 by • 2 answers
I had carpal tunnel surgery February1st of this year that sugeon ruined my hand now i have completely different pain areas swollen wrist at the incision site and nerve damage im with a different surgeon now and currently in physical therapy my new surgeon wants me to go to a pain management dr. The ...
Posted 12 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
I was prescribed Prednison for carpal tunnel. 60mg for 5 days, 40mg. for 5 days and then 20 mg for 5 days. After reading the horror stories, I want to stop. I have taken only one dose, yesterday, at 10:30 AM EST (60mg). Is it safe to stop without tampering after just one dose?
Posted 28 Apr 2015 by • 2 answers
I have read all.of the reviews for this medicine and came across one review that stated the patient was taking this medicine for carpal tunnel as well as anxiety. I suffer from both conditions, (carpal tunnel has not yet been diagnosed, so I'm self diagnosing for this question). Does this ...
Posted 16 Jan 2013 by • 5 answers
I just learned from an ortho surgeon that in addition to having carpal tunnel syndrome in my left hand, I also have trigger finger (middle finger) and osteoarthritis (thumb). Lovely. Nikki
Posted 10 Sep 2015 by • 0 answers
Right leg. It is also difficult to walk. What do you think is wrong with me?
Posted 20 Jun 2015 by • 3 answers
I've had wrist pain on and off for about a year and a half now. I thought it was carpal tunnel from using a device at work... Imagine holding a cell phone in your right hand for eight hours and pushing a button on the right side with your thumb. My wrist would ache for days after a shift. I ...
Posted 6 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 13 Dec 2014 by • 2 answers
for many years. For several years I have also taken 2 tabs of "Tylenol ES 8hr" 3/day. This past year I have added Flexeril 5mg nightly. Also as needed for spasms, I increase the Flexeril to 10mg 3/day. I want to stop the Motrin and change to a NSAID patch. The only one I found online is a ...
Posted 31 Dec 2014 by • 3 answers
I've sought physical therapy, worn an assortment of braces, "rested", and I've been dealing with this painful problem for two years. I've been diagnosed with arthritis, carpal tunnel, but only to have the diagnosis considered false with my last appointment with a ...