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Severe scoliosis. Pain in arm, lethargic. Undergone kidney transplant. Taking tacrolimus, prednisolne, mycrophenolate. Suggestions?

hi, im 28 with severe scoliosis . lately ive been getting terrible aches in my right arm. it feels like ive been hit on the forearm (i havent) my whole arm seems lethargic too. i also had a kidney transplant 18 months ago, im taking tacrolimus, prednisolne, mycrophenolate, amlodipine , asprin, any advice would be very welcomed please.
Asked On : Mon, 25 Mar 2013
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Nephrologist 's  Response
Hi ,
it seems that you are having pain in forearm with weakness .
This indicates neurological problem due the severe spinal problem.
so consult a Neurologist.
You may be required to do some imaging studies of spine.
Avoid over the counter painkillers .If req use mmedications safe for the kidney.
Take care
Answered: Wed, 3 Apr 2013
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