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Herniated disc - I don't want surgery, but what other options do I have?!?

Posted 11 Jan 2013 by Krissy125 5 answers

I am 27 years old and a single mother of two. I also work in daycare full time. Needless to say my life is spent bending and lifting. Well, last year in October I was diagnosed with sciatica and the cause of it was a herniated disc. My right foot and leg are numb and my back has severe pain. I ...

Pain meds for Bulging disk c4-c5?

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Tlgoad4 3 answers

So my question is what is the normal medication for this I take ibuprofen and zanaflex but I will be going to a pm soon And how often is surgery?

Any side effects or even long term side effects by using cloxacillin for 6 weeks?

Posted 14 Nov 2016 by Wing Chi 1 answer

My 28 yrs old son has suffered severe pain due to herniated disc, but after MRI doctor said he has abdominal abscess in his lower spine between disc, they rejected to do biopsy to determine what type of bacteria it is as risk is too high than good. Now they treat him with cloxacillin for 6 weeks ...

My child is taking 300mg of gabapentin three times a day, for five wks but is sad, what do I do?

Posted 4 Oct 2016 by Motherstollings 2 answers

As a parent what can I give my child to help her feel normal while taking gabapentin for pain that is associated with her herniated disc? She is only seventeen and been on pills for over five weeks now.

Back Pain - Good morning! I've been going to a pain clinic for herniated discs...L4-5, L5-S1...as of

Posted 30 Aug 2016 by Jend1979 3 answers

L4-5, L5-S1, according to a two year old MRI. I've been feeling kind of put off by the doc. He has only spent 3-4 minutes with me, and in the meantime I'm suffering... I demanded another appointment, since my MRI and follow up are almost a month away, but my question is this... how do you ...

Methylprednisolone - By the 2nd day of a 6 day pack, should I be getting relief from sciatica?

Posted 12 Apr 2016 by Art4thesoul 1 answer

- herniated disc sciatica?I have a possible herniated disc and just had the x-rays and MRI today. My orthopaedic Surgeon said I would feel 18 again with this but I am still in constant pain, trying to carry on with normal activities, including driving, walking without a limp,working, cooking and ...

Why won't a FNP continue my muscle relaxer or 800mg Ibuprofen prescription?

Posted 22 Dec 2015 by markheavyd 0 answers

I was diagnosed with 2 herniated discs a couple of years ago, and was prescribed the generic form of Flexoril to use during the muscle spasms I sometimes get. I went to a FNP for the first time and was told that she would not continue this treatment. She prescribed Diclofenac Sodium DR 75 mg. Doesn ...

When stopping tramadol, will it cause you to have seizures? I take two 50 MG a day. some days I don?

Posted 18 Apr 2016 by Sedonasun 2 answers

I was told that tramadol is bad medicine . Causes you to have seizures after you quit taking it. I have a lot of pain from arthritis herniated disc gout in my ankles , pain in my hips, but I do not want to take this if it causes severe side effects .

MRI-Pinched Nerves through out my body?

Posted 11 Mar 2016 by Lake Norman 8767 3 answers

After years of going to specialist, and having 4 MRI's on my Neck, Shoulder, Lowerback, and UpperBack. All MRI's show Bulging disc's pinched nerves, degeneration disc disease, herniated disc's, osteoarthritis and Bone Spurs. Just went on Gabapintin. BUT here is my question 1. ...

Husband just started taking Gabapentin, this is day 2. Has anyone experienced quick short?

Posted 27 Apr 2016 by New Gabapentin user 2 answers

... breathing-like trying to catch your breath while they were sleeping? Has anyone else had this. Taking it for upper back pain that just staryed due to bulging/herniated disc.

I have a severe herniated disc. Is there a support group for this or other spinal problems?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by Profbev51 2 answers

I have a severely herniated disc in my spine, and I am in constant pain, which is getting harder to live with. Is there a support group for this or other spinal issues? The back support group at drugs.com is just too vague for me . I am really looking for a support group which really is more ...

Is surgery the best route for me?

Posted 29 Dec 2015 by meaganashworth72 3 answers

I hurt my back about 5 weeks ago after picking up on something. I've since had horrible back and leg pain. I've been told that it could be a herniated disc and that it could take week or years to heal. I cannot wait that long because I have a 2 year old and a 1 year old that depend on me ...

Are there any other treatment options for herniated discs?

Posted 26 Mar 2016 by Jesishur 1 answer

Im a 22 year old female. I first got pregnant November 2013. Early 2014 is when my disc originally became herniated. Leg pain, hip pain, and stuck in a "stoop" posture for long periods of time. After I had the baby in 8/2014, it eased up a little but I became pregnant again by the end of ...

Pain in upper left hand side of stomach?

Posted 7 Apr 2016 by NotSoFunnyGuy 1 answer

I have been having pain in the upper left hand side of my stomach and was wondering what this could be caused from. I have a herniated disc in my lower right back that causes chronic pain and was wondering if they are possibly related. Symptoms started about 3 days ago and continue to persist. I ...

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