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Posted 16 Nov 2014 by • 4 answers
Posted 6 Jan 2011 by • 1 answer
I'm a 74 year old man who had a slipped epiphysis of both hips in 1950. The left hip required a cup arthroplasty. Since then I have had three hip replacements on the left side. I used aspirin in fairly high quantities to control pain from 1950 until about 8 years ago when an ulcer was ...
Posted 1 Apr 2010 by • 2 answers
I am soon to have Hip replacement surgery I have been instructed to stop all medications that are blood thinners 10 days prior to surgery. I take one Naproxen daily. Do I need to stop?
Posted 7 Jul 2013 by • 2 answers
Having hip replacement surgery on the 16th. When should I stop taking my Meloxicam?
Posted 7 Sep 2014 by • 2 answers
When I go to bed my affected side of a total hip replacement causes me severe knee pain
Posted 19 Jan 2018 by • 2 answers
I have been prescribed 50 mg tramadol for my pain. Can I give that to my dog for his pain. He is about 60 pounds so I believe I would give him half 25 mg?
Posted 20 Mar 2013 by • 5 answers
My now 20 year old has AVN of both hips since the age of 14. The left hip has been replaced and the right has collapsed. Today the Doctor told her that did not want to do the right hip replacement. My daughter is in excrutiating pain and he will not do it? I am completely confused!
Posted 13 Sep 2014 by • 3 answers
Hip replacement early Feb this year due to fall. Have had about 3 seizures requiring hospitalization since that time. Was on gabapentin, not working too well for the terrible pain and recently started the Lyrica. Took lyrica very successfully about 10 years ago for anklosing spondylitis. Make ...
Posted 1 Feb 2011 by • 1 answer
In 1998 I began taking pred. for asthma. I was on high doses and for weeks at a time. In 2003 I was diagnosed with bad hip joints.(avascular-necrosis) I had my first hip replacement. I was 45. My next hip replacement was 2006. I had back surgery in 2008... all due to steroid use. I went from 123 ...
Posted 29 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
I am 48 and had a full hip replacement on Dec 27,2017 as an outpatient procedure. The success has been remarkable. I was able to walk without any support about a week after surgery. I did physical therapy for four weeks after and even my therapist said I was healing very quickly and my progress was ...
Posted 1 Jul 2012 by • 3 answers
Posted 11 Feb 2013 by • 3 answers
Surgery was three weeks ago, and I'm beginning to experience some sleeplessness, not due to pain.
Posted 2 Aug 2013 by • 1 answer
I have been taking Xarelto following hip replacement surgery but the paracetamol and codeine prescribed for pain have not been effective so I want to move to Ibuprofen or Naproxen when the 30 day course of Xarelto comes to an end
Posted 12 Apr 2017 by • 4 answers
I have been on prednisone for almost a year having started at 20mg. for Polymyalgia rhumatica. During this time I have had 2 hip replacements and have managed to reduce the prednisone as of a week and a half ago to 5mg. Its been a very slow reduction. This is the first time I have experienced this ...
I had my hip replacement surgery on10th April 2017,left the 19th but still having pains on my thigh?
Posted 22 Apr 2017 by • 2 answers
I can not really move the nees i always have pains on my thigh.