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Stiff/sore neck, very hard time looking up and down? Won't go away?

Posted 9 Mar 2015 4 answers

Yesterday in the middle of the day I noticed my neck was stiff and very sore. Especially the very back of the neck, from the base of my skull all the way down to my shoulder. It's very hard to touch my chin to my chest, I can feel my muscle straining and it feels painful. It also hurts to look ...

Can you take care of trazodone every night and does it make you gain weight?

Posted 2 Nov 2016 10 answers

I have spondylosis and fibromyalgia can I take trazodone every night and will it make me gain weight? Does it affect my arthritis on my spine lower lumbar

I have been prescribed naproxen 500mg and paracetamol 500mg and codeine 15mg together is it safe?

Posted 21 Oct 2017 1 answer

i take these for my back pains after i broke 4 bones off my spine years ago

Does gabapentin change anyone elses mood?

Posted 18 Nov 2018 2 answers

I’m 24 and i was just told after 7 months since the pain started that i have a bulging disk in my spine that causes sciatica pain. I’ve been to the er at least 4 times they always said its just musclar pain and gave me ibuprofen. I take 600mg of gabapentin x3s a day and if I’m in ...

What is the best time to take Lyrica so one can sleep with bulging discs in lower spine?

Posted 12 Mar 2017 1 answer

I would prefer to only take this medication at night, as it makes mevery drowsy during the day and i am on targin 30 in am 40 in pm and panamax 2 x 4 a day. Bulging disc started suddenly and I have two, L2/:L3, L4/L5, and this pain is worse then 3 lot sof pancreatitis and a whipple procedure for ...

For pain management I am given Sovenor 10mg patches with Oxyctin slow release 10mg and OxyNorm 5mg?

Posted 17 May 2014 1 answer

and OxyNorm. Why and is it safe to take Oxycotin 10 mg slow release and the OxyNorm 5mg with Sovenor 10mg patch and Vimovo 500mg daily. I have severe osteoarthritis of the whole spine, hips and knees and muscular pain as well.

How to relieve upper back pain after a spine surgery?

Posted 28 Jun 2014 4 answers

Hi! I was diagnosed with scoliosis when I was 8 (now I'm 16) and at the age of 13 I had a surgery. It was a success and everything was fine. I did exercises for about a year, then I stopped. I felt no pain at all until 4-5 months ago. That's when I started getting this pain in my upper ...

Voltaren gel not covered for spine with the insurance provider?

Posted 16 Aug 2016 3 answers

I had used Voltarten gel some time ago for my elbow, worked great. Recently I went to the spine doctor as I have spinal stenosis in L4 L5 of the spine. Over time, arthritis has built up and I have much inflammation. My spine doctor wrote me a script for Voltaren gel. Under the BCBS Utilization ...

Is Prolia going to make my Polymyalgia Rheumatica worse?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 3 answers

Have been on Prednisone for 1 1/2 years for PMR, a painful autoimmune disease. My recent bone scan showed severe osteoporosis with T scores as low as -4.7 and -3.3 in my spine and hip. I am 63 and I don't dare not to take Prolia. I found a few programs online with natural supplements with ...

Chronic Pain- Severe Sciatica and no answers yet?

Posted 30 Aug 2015 4 answers

I have severe Sciatica on rt side of body from lumbar area to foot. Doctors have done an MRI which showed several problems with discs on left side of spine which leaves the severe pain with no answer. I had 1 epidural pain injection last week with no change. Does anyone have any possible answers? I ...

Is gabapentin an arthritis medicine?

Posted 19 Apr 2017 1 answer

My doctor told me to take gabapentin for arthritis in my cervical spine. Is this a recognized use for this medicine?

What is the best sitting, sleeping posture for a C1 c2 spine fracture?

Posted 21 Oct 2014 1 answer

No misalignment. Odontoid fracture at C2, surgery apparently not required, just a hard collar, of the Vista/Aspen type for 6-8 weeks. It seems that an erect posture would be best, but I sometimes want to recline in a position that most recliners offer. Is this a bad idea? With the hard collar, am ...

I've got a burning pain in my spine just at the nape of my neck it travels down my arm?

Posted 3 Mar 2015 3 answers

Car accident 2001 had whip lash now have burning pain in same place can you tell me what it could be.

I appreciate everyone's feedback. My dog is 9 pounds. Usually 10. We picked him up from boarding?

Posted 5 Jul 2016 3 answers

... him for four days and found he was really injured. We don't know what happened. He has a horrible bruise along his spine. The vet prescribed tramadol. Quarter of a tablet. I was very nervous to give this. I followed a vets intrusctuons re: medication for my cat and the medication was ...

Klonopin can u use it for sever pain?

Posted 20 Jan 2015 3 answers

I have server pain spine back neck hip pain can klonopin help

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