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Posted 21 Dec 2012 by • 3 answers
Had Total Knee Replacement about 8 weeks ago. Took this for the 1st 4 weeks, and just got a refill. I had trouble with too much activity & twisiting (snow shovelling) If the meloxicam doesn't take away the pain, what OTC can I take with it?
Posted 29 Aug 2012 by • 16 answers
I am on mscontin 30mg er and mscontin ir 15 mg one three times a day the other four times a day. still in lots of pain. having another t.k.r tomorrow on other knee. I hope someone can give me hope.
Posted 8 Dec 2011 by • 11 answers
I had knee replacement in Aug 2011. Dont have much motion and still in pain. So they r going to straiten knee all the way and bend knee all the way back break up scar tissue while im sleep. I had a very hard time w pain after first surgery because of tolerance to pain meds. I heard this was very ...
Posted 6 Oct 2010 by • 7 answers
My husband has been using tramadol after a total knee replacement (3 1/2 weeks ago). He has been having off and on sweating (usually at night) and is now also having off and on elevated temperature (above 100 degrees). He otherwise feels well. Can the tramadol be causing the elevated temperature ...
Posted 29 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
... 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 18 Nov 2017 by • 2 answers
I'm really scared that the pain is going to be so bad ..can someone put my mind at rest and tell me what to expect
Posted 9 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
I was prescribed this as a had a blood clot in my upper left leg which became extremely swollen. To my delight it worked and the clot cleared however shortly afterward I had a knee replacement on the same leg which worked fine but on the advice from my GP after dealing with a haematologist (who ...
Posted 28 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
... rubbed bio freeze, not on but around the area, now I find it almost impossible to straighten my knee out. Do you think it's the ointment? Help
Posted 17 Jul 2017 • 1 answer
... is better. I just want my life back. I also had a bad fall due to my knee and I am 3 weeks post op complete rotator cuff repair. Of course no more pain meds , just ice and prayer. Any suggestions on long term exercises that would help. What about using a TENS unit?
I had total knee replacement 18 weeks ago and I can't stand the pain still. I can't sleep at night.?
Posted 19 Feb 2015 by • 4 answers
... I am in such pain that I cry from around 3:00 A.M. on till after day light. I took 6 weeks of PT and the range of motion was right on the mark but the pain was still there. After a PT session I hurt so bad that night and the whole next day that medication wouldn't stop it. I take 5 mg of ...
Knee Joint Replacement - Hi, I had my first TKR at 46 years, that was replaced again at 58 years, I?
Posted 17 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
... am now 66 years can I have it changed again? Thank you
Posted 3 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
... anymore like I use to, I don't take any pain medicine, I can walk and ride my stationary bike, 5 miles atleast 3 x / week., I did the surgery so I can run around with my 2 yr old grandson, and to be able to dance at my daughters wedding in Oct. but I do still have numbness on one side of ...
Posted 9 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
... after 2 knee replacements. 60mg. Almost as soon as I started it I had most of the side effects but the pain went so gutted them out and after 2 weeks they diminished and went. Then 8/9 really good months before the nightmares and night sweats started. So my Doc took me off them over 2 weeks one ...
Posted 5 Apr 2017 by • 3 answers
Had total knee replacement. Most day are not bad. But I do have miserable days. I have a prescription over a year old. Not sure of it's effectiveness. Wonder if it is to old?
Posted 12 May 2017 by • 1 answer
I had a tkr on 7.2.17 I now have a knee that is like cement and is really swollen. It still has a lot of heat in it as well. I have had 2 mua,s and my doctor wants to do another next week. My straighten is - 20 and my straighten is 50-60 I now have a wheelie walker to walk with as I just can't ...