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Related terms: Spinal Cord Injury, Paraplegia, Quadriplegia, Tetraplegia, Paraplegic


We found 26 questions associated with the 'Spinal Cord Trauma' topic.

Heterotopic Ossification - Spinal Cord Injury - best med to stop ho pain 32 hrs post?

Posted 14 Jan 2018 by TROYH 0 answers

c-5-6 quad had hip surgery to remove ho 25 yrs ago now its started to hurt severely

Gabapentin and its side effects?

Posted 1 Mar 2017 by hogvelvet 1 answer

I'm paraplegic in a wheelchair and I take Gabapentin 300mgs 3 times a day for the burning numb feeling in my lower legs and feet. I've been taking gabapentin for several years and gained about 20-25 lbs. I've tried to loose weigh and cant. Is there another medicine I can take besides ...

What is good for RLS?

Posted 27 Mar 2016 by allamoepie 5 answers

I have taken Gabapentin, Requip, Flexiril,Lyrics,and Elivil. None of these meds work for me. I have a spinal cord injury,I was paralized(temporarily) due to the spinal cord injury. I can't sleep and when I do finally fall asleep after 3 hours of tossing and turning, I'm woke back up on ...

Recently began taking Bystolic for hypertension. Red marks have appeared on feet. Is this normal?

Posted 18 Jan 2016 by Vppiloto 0 answers

I am a paraplegic with no sensation from waist down and no hardware.

Methylnaltrexone - Should this be taken if I have a spinal injury plus opioid constipation?

Posted 24 Sep 2015 by bluegrassadventure 0 answers

30% spinal cord tear, t-7,8,9. Paraplegia, mostly wheel chair bound, work out twice a week at gym plus 1/2 hour a week of maintenance physical therapy.

Spinal Cord Trauma - I have spinal cord injury? Upper back. From about my nipples now I am numb. I?

Posted 5 Jan 2015 by Steven Ashley 1 answer

... can still feel my privates somewhat, and feel when I have to go to restroom. Also, this is my concern. I can move most of my toes. With that, what chances do I have of walking again? And is continued therapy/exercise a requirement for hopes of at least getting on my feet again? Dr's, ...

I am having tiny stones passing thru my rectum. I am a paraplegic and I just wondered if I should be

Posted 1 Dec 2014 by tmeadows470 1 answer

... concerned. I am having trouble figuring out a bowel program and go quite frequent. I am 4 mths into my sci

My Back was fussed at age 15, from T2 to L4. W/Luqie Rods Cored down my spinal column. Soma 350?

Posted 6 Sep 2014 by Zipper15 2 answers

Always took the Pain away. I could take it as needed up to 3/4 a day. Usually, only took up to 1 or 2 a day. For Some Reason after taking it on & off as needed for approx. 15yrs., he is now completely against Soma. All he will say is it is a Very Bad Drug. WHY?? I'm now 50, No Drug or ...

How can I find a dr. for quadriplegic(spinal cord injury) man in st.paul mn?

Posted 22 May 2014 by sleuth330 1 answer

I'm a 48 year old quadriplegic man moving from a nursing home to an assisted living apartment in St.Paul,MN and I need to find my own doctor, preferably one who has experience with spinal cord injuries and/or issues such as pain,muscle spasms and autonomic dysreflexia. Where can I find such a ...

What complications might happen to a person who is paralyzed?

Posted 5 May 2013 by Chrisw1017 1 answer

My brother, age 62, who recently retired had a freak accident on January 19, 2013. He tripped, fell and did a face plant on the ground resulting in two crushed vertebrae and paralysis from the neck down. After surgery to remove fragments of vertebrae that were impinging on his spinal cord, he was ...

Has anyone with a spinal cord injury ever tried linzess?

Posted 6 Sep 2013 by jtp520 1 answer

I have a t12 spinal cord injury from 1995 I have only had sever problems for the last 3 years. Wow this really sucks. I would use stool softnern along with a laxitive stimulant. It use to work about every 3/4 day but after a bowl movement I would really hurt and would be sick. Now that sickness ...

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