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Substitute for ibuprofen that doesn't cause inflammation in stomach?

Posted 6 Jan 2011 by hl4913 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 ...

Hip Replacement - Has anyone here had a hip revision because of the Stryker hip recall?

Posted 18 Sep 2017 by sspix 0 answers

I'm concerned because I've been told it's a much more difficult devise to remove than other hips. It was designed to stay in place better than other devices, so that makes it much harder to get out. My doctor admitted to me that he's had two failures (meaning wheelchairs for ...

I had my hip replacement surgery on10th April 2017,left the 19th but still having pains on my thigh?

Posted 22 Apr 2017 by Raymond 22 1 answer

I can not really move the nees i always have pains on my thigh.

Bouts of shivering (15 min) I am reducing prednisone?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 by rigsue 1 answer

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 ...

Knee pain after total hip replacement?

Posted 7 Sep 2014 by scott1213 2 answers

When I go to bed my affected side of a total hip replacement causes me severe knee pain

Please give me some opinions on whether or not to get a hip replacement?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by Starr0525 0 answers

am 20 years old I done a very stupid thing at 17 that resulted in breaking the femural neck in my hip. Now the ball of my hip is pretty much dead not exactly sure what the doctors are gonna do yet go back Tuesday. I honestly want a hip replacement. But I'm stunned and confused I'm not ...

What kind of medical conditions cause OS to refuse to perform hip replacement?

Posted 28 Jan 2017 by laughingranny 0 answers

For example…. narrowing of the arteries?

Just started taking sertraline yesterday evening. Is it better to take in am or pm?

Posted 11 Oct 2016 by Marci46 1 answer

I am new to this type of medication. My bp was extremely high, have pain associated with a hip replacement, and a torn meniscus. I started feeling like it wasn't worth it to get out of bed. I just do not feel well most of the time.

Orthopedic Surgery - I had total hip replacement (right only) 3 years ago in May and I am still?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 by Joanne Brooking 1 answer

... experiencing pain and discomfort. I don't know what is causing this. Any opinions please. thank you I have been to physio, osteopathic, chiropractic, massage therapy, naturopath. I have been trying to do strength training. movement, of course, makes it worse. It almost feels like it is ...

Levaquin pain vs Fibromyalgia pain... Hard to decipher?

Posted 11 Jun 2016 by Levaquin cripple 1 answer

Previously struggled with 15 years of Fibro and recently have undergone 10 hip surgeries with multiple infections. I've been taking Levaquin 500 mg once a day for 60 days and have complained to my surgeon over the past 2 weeks of crippling pain. He has advised me to continue until today when I ...

I had emergency hip replacement surgery after shattering the head of my femer, never felt right then

Posted 13 Jun 2016 by AnneDuncan 0 answers

... 9 months later I severely dislocated it now I am having panic attacks and nervousness that it's going to happen again! I'm 52 and extremely active or was until the fear takes over!

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