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Posted 30 Nov 2014 • 5 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 29 Oct 2012 • 5 answers
Surgery is inevitable but the pain is unbearable. I've tried Motrin and others but no relief. Should I try norco for pain?
Posted 18 Nov 2018 • 2 answers
I’m 24 and i was just told after 7 months since the pain started that i have a bulging disk in my spine that causes sciatica pain. I’ve been to the er at least 4 times they always said its just musclar pain and gave me ibuprofen. I take 600mg of gabapentin x3s a day and if I’m in ...
Posted 16 Jan 2013 • 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 4 May 2012 • 6 answers
Today I was prescribed Lasix to help with my carpal tunnel syndrome, has anyone ever heard of that?
Posted 28 Apr 2015 • 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 15 Sep 2017 • 1 answer
I had Carpal Tunnel/Ulnar Nerve Decompression release surgery last week, 09/07/17. It has been one week and I am still having pain, especially in the elbow, shoulder area. My arm is bruised from the elbow down to the wrist. I have an incision on the palm of my hand as well as on the elbow. I work ...
Posted 29 Apr 2013 • 4 answers
to ware a brace at night. Anyone have this problem? I donot know what to use that will stop the pain. Kaiser is no help they just want to do surgery,their answer to everything. Keep pawning it off on everyone else.
Posted 26 Dec 2013 • 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 ...
Posted 20 Jun 2015 • 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 19 Jan 2013 • 1 answer
As of yesterday I'm now taking 900 mg of Gabapentin 3 times a day for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. I was also taking 750 mg Nabumetone twice a day for pain from OA (which is in the thumb on the same hand and other parts of my body). I was told I can't take Nabumetone 7 days prior to the ...
Posted 17 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
taking Norco for pain from carpal tunnel and trigger finger release procedures on 02/13. called advice nurse last night regarding refill since I am going out of town today (no refills on script). she thinks I should be decreasing the dosage. the pain has gotten worse since 2/15. am I being a wimp ...
Posted 1 Mar 2014 • 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
Posted 13 Dec 2014 • 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 11 Jun 2015 • 2 answers
I am currently 15 weeks pregnant with my very first child. I take two tremadol 50 mg a day and 1 gabapentin at bedtime for severe carpal tunnel syndrome. I have been trying to taper off before getting pregnant I went from 4 a day down to two and now I am having some trouble. Can someone please help ...