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My 90 year old mother has been taking perindopril for a couple of years. In the last couple of?

Posted 8 Oct 2016 by Ali C 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? ...

Is gabapentin good for pain and numbness relief in carpal tennel syndrome?

Posted 30 Nov 2014 by Diane Stelly 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?

I had carpal tunnel surgery February1st that sugeon ruined my hand now I have completely different?

Posted 19 May 2016 by Heatherlehew 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 ...

I was prescribed Prednison for carpal tunnel. Is it OK to stop after just one dose of 60mg?

Posted 12 Dec 2015 by Lovecello 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?

Neurontin - Hand numbness/tingles & pain?

Posted 28 Apr 2015 by mocali86 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 ...

Neurontin - Does gabapentin help with pain from OA?

Posted 16 Jan 2013 by PWCTS 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

I have carpal tunnel in left hand, ulnar nerve palsy in right hand, pain in left knee and swollen?

Posted 10 Sep 2015 by mr11385 0 answers

Right leg. It is also difficult to walk. What do you think is wrong with me?

Do I have Carpal Tunnel?

Posted 20 Jun 2015 by leadtheway 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 ...

Naproxen for pain after carpal tunnel surgery?

Posted 6 Mar 2015 by millerj1 1 answer

Chronic Pain - I want to stop oral NSAID. I have been taking Motrin 800mg 3/day?

Posted 13 Dec 2014 by MsPeacock 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 ...

I have tendinitis in both my elbows and wrists, how do I treat it?

Posted 31 Dec 2014 by Hazel_J8 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 ...

Lyrica or Gabapentin?

Posted 9 Aug 2014 by Ibb1 1 answer

Have crps from carpal tunnel surgery 2 years ago. Had major complications resulting in 3 trips to hospital after collapsing. Was on both these drugs at time. Went off them both as would've lost license and had nerve blocks in neck instead which gave enough relief to cope. 3- 4 weeks ago had ...

Voltaren gel for use in treatment of scar tissue?

Posted 26 Dec 2013 by Theresa Rongholt 1 answer

I had carpal tunnel release surgery 3rd wk in Nov. 2013. I wanted to know if I can use the Voltaren gel at the surgery site (all healed) to help relieve discomfort and break down scar tissue under the skin. I was prescribed this gel to deeply massage into the scarred tissue on my other hand for the ...

Methylprednisolone - Have moderate Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, My Dr. perscribed the 4MG DosePK . took?

Posted 1 Mar 2014 by cjltrekker 1 answer

... the entire pack as directed, within a day my numb and tingly symptoms were back, Doctor perscribed another dosepk. Can hardly breath- it is a labor to take breaths, Could be a cold came on at the same time as the second dose pack, but in the second day and am afraid to take anymore

Pregnancy - My niece is pregnant and is experiencing the carpal tunnel syndrome that so many do. I?

Posted 9 May 2014 by bc moseley 1 answer

... had it, but that was 30 years ago and had to just deal with it. I have ordered her hand splints for sleeping and suggested vitamin B6 (she is calling her doctor to for approval to take that) and am hoping someone may have other ideas or help in easing her pain. Thanks so much!!!

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