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2 1 7 hours ago
I have a history of suffering with endometriosis I have had two surgeries as a result of this disease. I had histerectomy in 1993 since that time I had a surgery in 2003 and 2016. It has been attached to my bladder, appendix, Colon. It caused my lung to collapse, removal of some of my colon,...
2 1 7 hours ago
I ve had an unusual pain in my right mid-lower back region that I attributed to a disc problem. The pain is more prevalent when I go to bed. I have much pain turning over in bed. The pain has not relented for the last 2 days, despite taking a celebrex and a muscle relaxer. Some occur to me today...
2 1 8 hours ago
I was prescribed Tramadol HCL 50 mg tablets for severe back and leg pain however, the pain did not go away. I also have 800 mg Ibupofin tabs and these helped more than the Tramadol, of which I only took one so far. Is it safe to go back to taking the Ibuprofin? SALLY
2 1 12 hours ago
last night while lying in bed I rolled over and there was a sharp pain in my back that went from my bottom rib next to my spine and out towards my left side. it hurt so bad it took my breath away. but breathing doesn t hurt it. neither does coughing. it feels like a bruised or cracked rib. but...
1 0 1 day ago
I am having pain in my lower back on right side. It has gotten worse over last three days . I have passed a kidney stone on my left side about one year and a half ago, but that pain was in my lower abdomen closer to my left hip. Don t know if this could just be muscle pain or something more...
2 1 1 day ago
I have lower sharp left back pain. Possible kidney stone? I had this pain one other time & was given a medication that took the pain completely away. That was 5+ years ago. I don t know what the medication was. I was only given one tablet at a surgery center.
2 1 1 day ago
my pain management dr that prescribes my pain meds and other meds don t show up at office the entire dr office was full today and by 8;30 they posted note that he would not b in today I drove 150 miles my meds were out on the 6th with the pain in my back I really don t need to drive 150 miles...
2 1 1 day ago
I have chronic back pain which is seriously affecting my quality of life. I have had 3 major surgeries. My entire spine has been fused. I have heard that NEURONTIN is beneficial with this type of pain. My PCP has never mentioned this to me. Would this be beneficial for my pain? Thank you! Judy...
1 0 2 days ago
Hi I m a 68 yr old female patient of Steven Hashiguchi, MD in Lake Oswego, Oregon. I was about to write a note to him tonight as I continue to have chronic back pain following 3 back surgeries over the past approx 10 years. I have been to pain management clinics and do all I can at home with...
2 1 2 days ago
for the past week i have been having severe lower back pain (buttock area) i can barely put on my socks,the pain is that severe. ive been doing stretches to relieve it but its not helping,also tylenol,aleve,or ibruprofen won t help. what can i do? i don t have insurance :(
1 0 4 days ago
Hi, I have been getting treatment (PT, chiro, cortisone and most recently PRP) for back pain that started in April of 2017. MRI showed disc degeneration and on the right side of my spine, along with more stenosis on the left side. I keep hearing this will ultimately bring me to surgery where they...
1 0 5 days ago
maybe, i have had digerrative disck disease, my wjole like, i fell off a 2 story building twice, plus multipul ectt.. u get the picture. lasyt year in dec i was worling full time had a great dr. and after he left the new guy wouldsnt talk to me, i went from 380mg ms contin and 10/325 3 times a...
1 0 5 days ago
I was told today that I have to have surgery done I do have spinal stenosis but there are a couple questions that I have that I am really concerned about one is will the pins and rods stay in Forever? And if I don t have the surgery what will happen if I don t have the surgery
1 0 6 days ago
Ok l have had a pain in my left lower back for over a year l have had a Ct scan, MRI a heart stress test blood work that came back that my tricirates was very high l am a cancer survivor and can t take hardly any drugs but now l am taking one to lower the HDL my doctor said l could get...
1 0 Wed, 14 Feb 2018
I am taking oxaprozin 600mg twice a day for back pain. I have some Meloxiaam tabs 7.5mg my previous Dr prescribed for back pain . I take the oxapeozin morning and night my question is could I take 1 meloxicam at noon also to speed the recovery of back pain?? Larry @ YYYY@YYYY
1 0 Tue, 13 Feb 2018
I went to the bathroom the other day and went to get up and my lower back was killing me. It got better with hear and ice. This morning, while getting out of bed, that same sharp pain came back. It is all across the lower back and radiates to the front. I have no bowel problems or anything and it...
1 0 Mon, 12 Feb 2018
Son was complaining of headache and backache and shivering - came home and gave him some iburofen with toast and his shivering went away and he settled down. Now awake and has same symptoms he is 16 and he does not have blood in urine or nausea so it is not his kidneys
2 1 Mon, 5 Feb 2018
I have been having pain in my lower back with some pain radiating to my front right. It has gotten worse over the past 2 months. It hurts when touched. I also have not been urinating as much as I think I should compared to my intake. When I do there is a very strong odor. I also have been...
3 2 Mon, 5 Feb 2018
Suddenly this morning I got really excruciating lower right back pain. I was standing in the kitchen and it came on suddenly. It s the lower right side. It does not go down in the my legs it s just isolated to my back. I have no nausea or no blood in my urine. Any idea on what it could be?
2 1 Fri, 2 Feb 2018
I have had two prior surgeries. the first in august 2009 and the second in march 2011. Li and l-2 in 2009 and l-3, l-4 amd l-5 in 2011. Back never recovered after 2nd surgery. As I stand up my back loclks up and feels like bone on bone scraping. The pain is intense and makes it hard too breathe....
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