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Posted 5 Feb 2013 by • 2 answers
i have broken my ankle, i was given naproxen at the hospital, but i am still in pain, i am taking 250 mg x2 tablets twice a day and also paraectamol x2 four times a day. my doctor had prescribed me now codeine, do i need to stop taking the paracetamol and naproxen?
Posted 23 Jan 2014 by • 11 answers
Yesterday I dropped a heavy bowl on the joint at the base of my big toe. I think I probably fractured something, but can anything even be done for a fracture at that joint? I know "buddy taping" it won't do much since it is at the joint where my toes bend to walk. I feel like an ...
Posted 9 Nov 2016 by • 3 answers
I went to the doctor the day after and they determined I didn't need an x-ray cos there's no fractures. I feel somewhat stoned since it happened. My neck had been stiff and recently it feels like I've been chewing on gum for so long that my jaw and temples ache. There's ...
Posted 17 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
A friend had a compound fracture of his tibia and fibula one year ago. The fracture has healed, but he still has inflammation and superficial and deep bone pain. How deep is Voltaren gel absorbed
Posted 2 Mar 2014 by • 1 answer
I NEED HELP? I have a plethora of back and neck problems! I have three herniated disc in my neck, two bulging disc in Lumbar, two fractures in the thoracic (The curvature in this area caused scoliosis), spinal stenosis, cord compression, pinched nerves, damage nerves, et al. I receive injections in ...
Posted 29 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
... and caused my bone to fracture. I recently had a TKR and am doing good. I have RA, also. I have pain and tightness behind my knee. The pain radiates down my leg. Any thoughts what this may be? Thank you, Lynn
Posted 2 Dec 2014 by • 3 answers
My back pain is still persistent while taking skelaxin. Could this mean that the muscles aren't the cause of my back pain and that I may have a problem with a ligament, herniated disk or a fracture.
Posted 9 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
Hello, I had hip surgery on September 10th, not sure of what the proper term to my surgery is but...
Posted 23 Sep 2018 by • 1 answer
... I had a fracture left hip and according to the doctor he placed some screws to help the hip heal. Two and a half weeks in a feel better but I still get pain in the hip are a and now my knee is providing me with pain as well. I just wanted to information in regards how long until I heal, go back ...
Depo-Provera - I was on depo for 15 years. I stopped seven years ago. Since then I have been plagued
Posted 28 May 2014 by • 2 answers
... buy a wide variety of the bone and joint issues. I've had 5 fractures. And most recently found out that I fractured my hip. There's a possibility other hip is also fractured. & I have done nothing to fracture hip. I have geriatric osteoarthritis, and I cannot find a doctor ...
Posted 15 Jun 2014 by • 2 answers
I broke my wrist on April 6th. I was in a cast for 1 month and it was then determined that I needed surgery. I had a plate, screws, and pins implanted. I have an external fixation with 6 pins. I am currently prescribed Oxycodone 15mgs every 4 hours and MS Contin 10 mgs every 8 hours. I am due to ...
Posted 3 Oct 2014 by • 3 answers
... Trying to stay away from hydocodone except to sleep. Anyone have experience in finding a comfortable position for sitting, sleeping. Also anyone used a back brace?
Posted 21 Oct 2014 by • 1 answer
No misalignment. Odontoid fracture at C2, surgery apparently not required, just a hard collar, of the Vista/Aspen type for 6-8 weeks. It seems that an erect posture would be best, but I sometimes want to recline in a position that most recliners offer. Is this a bad idea? With the hard collar, am ...
Posted 2 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I have pain management for 2 compression fractures in my spine along with a permanent broken bone in my hand. I am prescribed 2-3 10mg Percocet a day. I recently just broke my thumb and I had to take extra the last few days for obvious reasons, they will not give an early refill (only a few days) ...