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

Posted 9 Mar 2015 by nlawson567 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 by Marty77 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

What are some benefits of supplements?

Posted 24 Apr 2018 by Cynone73 0 answers

Hello. I am currently going through some problems. I may have a herniated disc and a muscle spasm. Seeing a chiropractor now about all of this. He prescribed omega 3 to help. Also saw a spine specialist too. He prescribed gabapentin 300 mg xs 3. Weaning off of this now tomorrow will be my last ...

Treatment for pinched nerve numb tingling arms and hands?

Posted 18 Mar 2018 by cedickson 0 answers

My ulnar nerves are impinged at the spine causing numb tingling hands and arms. What drugs may treat this condition?

Has anyone heard of The Laser Spine Institute?

Posted 8 Jan 2018 by OneFour 0 answers

I have been accepted as a candidate for Laser surgery for my lumbar spinal stenosis. I want to talk to anyone who has any knowledge about this orginazation before I commit to any procedures.

What causes acute (level 10) back pain in the mornig to completely go away in the afternoon?

Posted 29 Nov 2017 by packsback 0 answers

MRI says bone to bone between L3, L4, and L5. Pain is localized to a spot close to the lower spine and is completely debilitating. I must sit at least 2 hours without moving to avoid the stabbing pain. When it subsides I am able to function normally without any pain. I'v had this condition ...

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.?

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

Posted 12 Mar 2017 by bright55 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 ...

Is gabapentin an arthritis medicine?

Posted 19 Apr 2017 by Kathy Rocus 1 answer

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

How many years is it safe to have a Reclast infusion for osteoporosis?

Posted 11 May 2017 by Bwolf1974 0 answers

I've had 2 or 3 annual infusions with some improvement (8% in spine; 5% in hips) but Dr. has now recommended switching to Prolia or Forteo. No side effects on Reclast and would like to know if I can use it longer as side effects for other 2 alternatives may be unacceptable. Thanks for any ...

Robaxin - Does it help with just spasms in one foot?

Posted 29 Jun 2017 by Jayson70 0 answers

Two years ago I had a dermoid cyst removed from the base of my spine to relieve the pressure it was causing on my spinal nerve. However since my surgery I've been lefted with foit drop in just my left foot. Even though my foots completely numb I'm getting severe foot spasms which are ...

AVN diagnosed now in both hips and both knees. Where to from now??

Posted 11 Apr 2017 by hawkins54 2 answers

I've also got advanced osteoarthritis in cervical and lumber spine. Have seen many specialists and all agree I had a severe and very rare reaction to a four day course of prednisolone. I had no prior or under lying medical issues. I am having a medic alert bracelet made up as have been told ...

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