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3 2 Thu, 14 Nov 2019
Hello, my name is XXXX 20, I m having a lot of physical pain, back pain, leg - thigh, ankle,feet,swollen nerves . Everytime i woke up in the morning i feel so tired . My body hurts so much . Welcome to Ask a Doctor . Please type your question here...
2 1 Thu, 7 Nov 2019
I have been having serious lower back pain that started on the left side about 3 weeks ago and as time progressed it turned into the full lower back and my upper leg down to my knew. i ve taken 2 800mg Ibuprofen and some muscle relaxers the past 2 days and pain has subsided yet now the whole left...
3 2 Thu, 7 Nov 2019
I am having severe lower right sided back pain. It makes my right leg to my knee get numb and weak. Sometimes when walking its like my leg gives out and I have almost fallen several times. The back pain is constant now and has been gradually getting worse for about 5 weeks. It Is almost...
2 1 Mon, 19 Aug 2019
my son has a tarlov cyst in sacral canal measures 78mm x31mm x20mm, he is in constant pain in lower back and burning feeling and has horrible headaches, his doctor said nothing to worry about and no need for nuerologist to look at mri? what do you think?
2 1 Tue, 13 Aug 2019
4 months ago had an accident was hit on my back ..simce then i noticed a. Knot Past three weeks ..where tje knot is on my middle of my back by my spine i feel like tnere is pressure hurts when i walk or when i lay on my back ..plz help what cam i do
2 1 Fri, 9 Aug 2019
I have a bad back, so I need a firm mattress. But sleeping on it causes fairly severe pain in all the pressure points (ribs, shoulders, hips, back). I tried putting a softer mattress pad on top, but then it doesn t support my back properly. This has been a problem for years, and appears to be...
2 1 Fri, 19 Jul 2019
I am an 85 yr,old female with chronic back pain after 3 surgeries, why do I have so much trouble getting 5mg hydrocodone 3.25 acetaminaphine 3 pills a day amonth at a time. I used to be able to get 3 months and then a visit with my Dr. before renewing the 3 months. What could have changed?
2 1 Tue, 16 Jul 2019
Hi my name is XXXX and I m having problems with my back. On October the 2 I had fallen 20 stairs and hurt my tail bone .it has been 3 weeks and it still hasn t gotten better. I do work and I am on my feet alot. But my lower and uper part of my back is very pain full. What should I do . I wanna...
2 1 Mon, 15 Jul 2019
My friend was moving and lifted a box by herself and felt a burst of pain in her mid lower back, and now can hardly move.She has polycystic kidney disease she has taken Tylenol and applied heat the the area and it’s still persistent. What should we do?
3 2 Fri, 12 Jul 2019
Hi so I was deadlifting one day and at the end of a rep I felt my hip kinda slip on my right side and ever since there has been a pretty brutal pain on my tail bone above my right butt cheek it is extremely painful early on but now it is only painful when I go up stairs run and bend I am...
2 1 Thu, 11 Jul 2019
Hi I have what feels like a muscle pain near my left kidney. Yesterday it was around the right kidney and raidiate around to right side. It feels a bit like a side stitch tryout would get when running It is a sharp pain. Thank you. XXXX
3 2 Tue, 2 Jul 2019
I m a 19 yr old female and lately I ve experiencing terrible pain in my right hip. I have scoliosis so I thought it was just from that. But it will not go away. Its in between the joint of my hip pelvis top thigh area. i feel tingling aching and pinching. When i stand or walk it has to be slow...
2 1 Tue, 18 Jun 2019
I AM HAVING a pain on the right side of my back. The pain is not severe but more of a nagging. sometimes it goes under my right arm. like in the lymph nodes. My family has a history of cancer. I DONT FEEL a knot, just a nagging pain. I thought it may have been from exercising, but its been about...
2 1 Thu, 13 Jun 2019
I have always been a good sleeper. Never had any problem falling asleep or staying asleep. I take 5mg escitalopram & for the last 2 nights have had to take Advil PM to get me to sleep. But, both last night & tonight, I m waking up & can t fall back asleep. As well, my lower back is aching very...
3 2 Tue, 4 Jun 2019
I m 65 years old and have always worked pretty hard. The last few years I have experienced pretty chronic low-back pain. I imagine that it is activity related. This last few months though, I have experienced a clicking feeling in my lower back, particularly if I am doing something that involves...
2 1 Tue, 4 Jun 2019
Halted back mri twice - back spasmed too uch. GP gave me Xanax but said the lithium I take made him not want to Rx anything for the back pain. I also take risporil and am 42, and had a cervical discsurgery ten years ago. Can I not Take gabapentin, Fentanyl or something for my back with lithium?...
2 1 Mon, 3 Jun 2019
I have been having left side pain on the middle of my side but it can be in my back, chest and even my lower right side at times. No other symptoms at all. I had hernia repair with mesh 1 year ago. THe pain is tolerable just annoying. Should I be concerned?
2 1 Fri, 31 May 2019
i have a chronic back problem which is degenerative disc disease and curvature of the spine. My doctor has me on oxycodone 15mg up to 3 times a day and methadone 5mg 3 times a day. I have been on this same dosage for almost 4 years and it doesn t seem to work as well so she suggested gabapentin...
3 2 Fri, 31 May 2019
I have pain in lower back, down left leg sometime in my right leg to. I cannot bend over to put on my socks or cut my toe nails, and when in bed it hurt to move over and I cannot sleep on stomach. When I get up from sitting or sleeping it hurts me to walk. I have no swelling just pain
2 1 Tue, 28 May 2019
I have back pain for several years. just within last few months my back has been catching. For example: I was washing my hair, shaving my legs, cutting my toenails. It hurts to walk or bend over. I HAD FACET SHOTS FEW YEARS AGO, Helped for a few weeks. Is this a pinched nerve?