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Back pain. Allergic to opiates, rashes, swelling, heart palpitation. Medication? Undergo the surgery?

Thank you for making yourselves available. I am in Australia and have back pain . I am allergic to opiates and their derivatives..badly.. rash , swelling , heart palpitations etc. I have tried a few non opiates eg baclofen 10mg, norgesic 35/50mg and these have had no affect at all. I am due to have major surgery on my back in 2013 but unless I can find a pain med that works, this will have to be delayed indefinitely and with pain now in my right leg and hip etc I really want this surgery. I am looking for sugestions on meds to try. My GP is not that much help really and neurosurgeons are a little expensive to keep going back to try new meds regulary. Appreciate your suggestions. Thank you. Helen
Asked On : Mon, 17 Dec 2012
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please reply back with for what purpose are you going to have major surgery in 2013 and how the pain started aggravating releaving factors for pain and is the pain electric shock like shooting pain
Answered: Tue, 18 Dec 2012
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