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What is the treatment for chronic pain?

I am 67 yo female with chronic pain} fractured L2/healed. various bad disks. inflamation is high. Bad pain on top of my hips, waist level bilateral. For 10 yrs. docs are treating with narcotics. I m on 37 mcg/hr fentanyl patchs with Dilaudid for break through pain. Docs say I m not a good surgery pt. as back surgery is so failed. Is there something better then just taking drugs, meditation & exercise?
Tue, 21 Jun 2016
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This treatment is being suggested on bases of the information provided.
I would like to examine & investigate you in detail.
Rule out Diabetes.
Any way it may be tried,
--. Dolokind Plus (Mankind) [Aceclofenac 100mg +Paracetamol 350mg] 1 tab. OD & SOS. X 5days.
--. Caldikind plus (Mankind) 1 tab OD x 10days.
(You may need help of your local doctor to get these medicines.)
--. Fomentation with warm water. Avoid direct flow of AC or Cooler.
--. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding.
--. Avoid painful acts & activities.
-- .Do mild exercises for Back.
--.(Take help of a physiotherapist or visit www.drncgupta.com).
--. Use no pillow under the head.
Do not ignore, let it not become beginning of a major problem.
Do ask for a detailed treatment plan.
If no relief in 2-3 days, contact me again. (phone.91 9810012688)
Kindly make sure, there is no allergy to any of these medicines. (Contact family doctor, if needed).
For emergency treatment visit nearest hospital.
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