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What do I do for pain instead of tramadol?

Posted 6 Feb 2018 by Nodnab 1 answer

I started taking tramadol in 2010 for scoliosis pain, then retired at the end of the year. I stopped taking the 50 mg a day because being retired, I could rest my back whenever I needed to. Six months later when the summer weather meant lots of yard work, and more pain, I resumed it again. The 50 ...

Magnesium supplements to prevent muscle spasms post op?

Posted 10 Dec 2017 by Vfrogger 0 answers

I am currently recovering from two major spinal surgeries to straighten my scoliosis curvatures which came on rapidly after having a Medtronic neuro stimulator implant. The implant was removed less than a year after it was placed. Developed life threatening scoliosis, levoscoliosis , kyphosis and ...

Hello I have been taking Somas and clorazapam for 16yrs and my doctor said that I cant take them so?

Posted 29 Nov 2017 by Chosen123 0 answers

Anymore that I have to choose between one or the other I was taking Somas for muscle spasms and scoliosis of the spine and I take clorazapam for my epilepsy so why did they just take me off like that.?

Hi, Previously 73% Scoliosis, May2017 Anterior Lumbar Interbody Spinal Fusion + Posterior?

Posted 8 Oct 2017 by TitaniumRods 0 answers

... Spinal Fusion L4 to Sacrum. 2x45cm rods, 35 screws. Still on Tramadol, major setback, no sleep, reoccuring painful infections across/down back, will see a Dermatologist. Anyone similar surgery & are infections usual? Thanks

Contrave - I'm 45 menopausal and 20 lbs overweight , the script will cost me $75.00?

Posted 22 Sep 2017 by Sunshine 28 0 answers

Just concerned about paying $75 for something that could make me sick . I have too many kids that needs things . But I'm having such a rough time with the extra weight , I have scoliosis and it's rough on my back .

I need advice about taking lyrica vs gabapentin? Can I take gabapentin by day and lyrica at night?

Posted 8 Mar 2016 by Kokacola1 1 answer

I have taken Lyrica starting at 75mg and now up to 150mg twice a day for just over a year now. I decided to try find a less expensive alternative and Gabapentin was recommended by a pharmacist. I am not a diabetic, but I've had spinal fusion twice, 10 years and 1year ago. Now I suffer with ...

Spinal fusion healing process?

Posted 28 Jan 2017 by Eluena 1 answer

Aloha, I have scoliosis and just had the above surgery 17 days ago. I sure could use some support from others who have gone through this uber major surgery.

Has anyone had a fibromyalgia flare after having major surgery? I need to have scoliosis surgery and

Posted 26 Jul 2016 by DancnDar 5 answers

... my orthopedic, my rheumatologist and even my son's rheumatologist say I will definitely have a major fibromyalgia flare up from the surgery. I am so scared and have been holding off the surgery for a year now. My pain doctor has been doing minor procedures to try and help keep the pain ...

New info out about taking calcium alone. You must take it with magnesium says a new study!!?

Posted 7 Jul 2012 5 answers

ORANGE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The British Medical Journal recently published a large analysis based on the results of 5 clinical trials conducted in the U.S., Great Britain and New Zealand that involved more than 8,000 people. The analysis concluded that, "Calcium supplements ...

I have 3 prescribed medications and I don't know when to take each one?

Posted 20 Jul 2016 by donnayye 3 answers

I am prescribed with prednisone 20MG tabs, meloxicam 7.5mg tabs, and methocarbamol 500mg tabs. I was told to take the methocarbamol for my nerve pain due to my scoliosis and meloxicam for anti-inflammatory, but if i do take I don't know how much time I have to wait after taking the ...

Has anyone ever had a back surgery related to scoliosis? The reason I'm asking is because?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by Erinlia 2 answers

I'm in a lot of pain all the time and don't know what to do. Thank you.

Can anyone tell me what your life has been like after being fused T10-S1?

Posted 12 Jul 2016 by marnaL 0 answers

My spine is fused T10-L4 (scoliosis - very successful surgery) but now need fusion L4-S1. I lost some mobility after my first surgery, but want to know details about what I will and won't be able to do after this surgery.

What càusing that I am not àble to walk after three house takin my meds?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 by kylli 1 answer

My meds levodopa! Pramipeco─║e. I have also lumbar stenosis!scoliosis. Tramdol50mg×2,extra streñgh ty─║enol1-!2tbl×2-3/day?and beta blocker,çrestor and waterpill

Keppra XR - Can Keppra be used for severe back and sciatica pain ???

Posted 15 Aug 2015 by linda322 2 answers

I have been diagnosed with scoliosis and sciatica caused by arthritis, sometimes very severe pain. Would this medication be helpful for my pain???

Are epidurals and nerve blocks the same thing?

Posted 2 Mar 2014 by Amiyah 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 ...

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