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We found 26 questions associated with the 'Spinal Cord Trauma' topic.
Posted 18 May 2010 by • 4 answers
I have a painful condition call sacrioiliitis and I am in constant pain. I don't take any type of narcotic for it. The pain is getting worse and my legs get so weak, I walk with a slight limp most of the time. My mom sometimes gives me an oxycodone 15mg, maybe once or twice a month. It ...
Posted 19 Apr 2010 by • 6 answers
Posted 28 Jun 2010 by • 5 answers
Some days I dont do anything except sit on my couch constantly turning every few minutes to find that sweet spot where it hurts less. I know I could be taking stronger meds and have used some fentanyl patch for awhile but the Pain Dr I am with now is an ijection specialist and I can't stand ...
Posted 27 Mar 2016 by • 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 ...
Spinal Cord Trauma - In 2007 I had neck surgery & the dr hit my spinal cord resulting in spinal cord
Posted 30 Oct 2011 by • 4 answers
... injury.I was totally paralyzed from the neck down. Thank God & rehab I was finally able to walk again. Just not as well as before.The past yr I have had the muscles in my leg tighten, they don't release at all now. Extremely painful.My toes stay curled, I am now pretty much stuck ...
Posted 13 days ago by • 0 answers
Suddenly my new General Practitioner is concerned, after my previous doctor retired. I’m finally stable. I have no side effects. I simply have sanity and a happy productive life as possible. I also have systemic lupus, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis and possibly myosthemia gravis and ...
Posted 19 Nov 2009 by • 4 answers
... high. I do; however, take serious pain medication due to a spinal cord injury I got while boxing last January. I take my meds as prescribed and work with my AA sponsor closely. So here is my question today folks. Since my bowel does not work (flaccid bowel due to SCI) I take some stuff to help ...
Posted 24 Feb 2012 by • 3 answers
Posted 30 Aug 2015 by • 3 answers
my cord was not severed
Posted 16 Feb 2010 by • 3 answers
... endured the first of three last week.I had them several years ago and then the pain management Dr had me under anesthetic and I noticed only a slight improvement on my pain levels. This recent series which started last week the Dr had me do it awake. It was horrible. My right arm went totaly ...
Nitrofurantoin - I'm a 72 year old paraplegic & am taking microbid daily now for 2 month's. How long
Posted 23 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
... can I expect
Posted 16 Aug 2010 by • 1 answer
I am experiencing increasing pain in my right arm some when I move my arm. I had the procedure in my neck on the right side to reduce the pain from my neck down my arm to my right hand from an auto accident. Its been all most a month since the procedure. Im on oxycodone 10/325 soma 350 2x a day and ...
Posted 5 May 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 19 Apr 2016 by • 1 answer
... pain meds are there? I've been a paraplegic for 9 years and have horrible neuropathy. I've been on MS and OxyContin and they've both worked. I don't know of any other long acting.
Posted 18 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer
Muscle relaxing drugs are adminstered to a patien during major surgery. Research two drugs commonly used in general major surgery give their common and chemical names.