Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
164 Doctors are Online

Bulging discs and herniated discs, legs locking up, shaky, difficult to walk. Treatment?

husband has buldging discs and herniated disc, leg like locks up and cant walk and has like leg spasms his leg will strart shaking like crazy and can not walk, if goes on long other leg will start and last time it traveled to his arms what could this be, doctors have no idea
Asked On : Sun, 25 Mar 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  355
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
this is a condition known as slipped disc syndrome which causes nerve root compression at that site mostly. so, go for further investigations like x-ray, MRI and CT scan of affected site and consult an orthopaedician. Take complete bed rest on firm bed for 1 month, hot fomentation to the site twice a day avoid bending and twisting and lifting weight and also sitting for long periods. Take tab ibuprofen+ paracetamol bd and tab pan 40 once every morning before meal.
hope this will help you, take care.
Answered: Tue, 25 Mar 2014
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor