Need medication for nerve pain & bruise on the lower back
39 year old female, 5 4 . Have fibromyalgia, hypothyroidism, and previously had the shingles. Currently suffering from nerve pain and on meds for all listed. Query: My skin is red, there are little red dots all over my body and I just noticed extreme bruising on my lower back. What could this possibly be? Gretchen
Am finishing a prednisone taper (15 days) tomorrow (1 pill today and 1 tomorrow). Can I start taking 600 mg. Ibuprofen today ? Probable nerve pain from back being referred to right knee and shin and would rather take medication I know how my body reacts to than the TRAMADOL I started yesterday, though nothing seems to help much.
I have just bent over, & have nerve pain down both legs & can bearly move. I have degenerate spine lower 1-5 lumber & believe I may have a prolapsed disc. In last week I ve had pain whilst sleeping & need to place a pillow under my knees to get any sleep. Should a get help straight away or just rest for a few days before consulting a doctor?
I had a back injury a year ago that has left me with nerve damage from lower back into groin, hips, and legs. I have not been able to do normal daily activitys for a year now due to severe nerve pain. My doctor put me on gabapentin 2 weeks ago Im on 1800 mgs. a day, but there is no change in pain level. Dose it just need more time to work, or is it just not going to work?
Hello, I wanted to know if I have infection. I had a foot injury about two weeks ago and I have swelling. Since yesterday I started having an itch and I wanted to know if this is infection. I have blisters on the top of my foot and I still have a lot of swelling and bruises.
there is pain on top of my right knee.this pain comes all of a sudden especially while going down the stairs.few days back a bruise appeared at the top of the knee with swelling without a reason.the pain is still there.what could be the cause and treatment.
I was in a head on collision Thursday night was taken to.the er in a ambulance. They said I have some back injuries and a mild concussion as well as a bruised collar bone from the seatbelt. Today I woke up w a bruise on my forehead and I have a fever of 100.6 that I cant get it to go away. Why would I have a fever
I have a bruise on the side of my left foot on the inner part near my arch. There are, what appears to be, air bubbles on each side of the bruise. It is very tender to the touch. When I squeeze the area, the air bubbles protrude and look like a small balloon. What is this?
Patient: Female, 73 years, 6 months old, 5'7" tall, 230 lbs., in generally good health. Hypertension well controlled with medication, lifelong history of recurring clinical depression . Currently takes medication for depression and hypertension,...
I had routine bloodwork done and all tests came back normal except for a raised ferratin 575. When tested again 6 weeks later it came back at another high value 445. No other tests for inflammation were done. CBC with differential all normal. I'm...
My 6 year old daughter has a bump on her forehead right below her hairline. It is about the size of a small pea. She says it is painful. It is non-movable. It has a bluish tint similar to a bruise but much lighter. It does not seem like a bump...