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Reply: Pain management with Gastric Bypass
Sadly, many of the medications that actually work well have less than desirable side effects, and doctors...More
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Reply: Update On Me and My Hips
Go, Dave! Congrats on your weight loss, I am so proud of you and your wife. Take care, AnnetteMore
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Reply: Multiple Sources Causing Chronic Pain
I have cervical spine issues that cause pain and neuropathy in my arms, hands, my orthopedist said even my legs,...More
Posted by finn2
Reply: methadone and what it does to a marriage?
Hi brew_fool, I also was on long acting morphine before the long acting oxycontn, I fought constipation daily, no...More
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Reply: Epidural Steroid Shutting Down Adrenals?
Since it has been so long, I truly hope you have found the answers and care you need. I have found that many of...More
Posted by lahiat
I was in a car accident about 2 yrs ago I had a cervical sprang and strain. I went to physical therapy and to...More
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Transvaginal mesh victim in need of the names of e...
I have had about 20 surgeries since may 2010. I am in the most horrible pain you could imagine. My PCP...More
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Reply: Neuropathy
Hydrocodone is an opiate, Lyrics is an anti-seizure med that is commonly used for pain control. If like you...More
Posted by annette030
Reply: Fracture and percocet use!!
That is all they gave me for a hip replacement, Ibuprofen 800. Morphine while I was in the hospital. No...More
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Reply: Fentanyl patches not showing on urine test
I'm having this same issue and am really frustrated by it. can drinking a lot of tea and pop cause this to...More
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Reply: narcotics in cough syrup
Are you still having these symptoms? If so, it would be a good idea to see your doctor for diagnosis. It's...More
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Could Taking Acetaminophen Dull Your Happiness?
" Acetaminophen, the painkiller best known to Americans as Tylenol, may do more than simply dull pain -- it...More
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Reply: neck and back and arm
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Reply: hit 50 and fell to bits
Hello. I fully understand. The year I turned 40 my body started falling apart. I will never do that again!...More
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Reply: Can you be dismissed as a patient if:
My PMP has no issues with my PCP prescribing ativan for me. My contract only states opioid medications must...More
Posted by brew_fool
hit 50 and fell to bits
really don't no how i managed when i hit 50 , my body almost gave up on me first was diagnosed with cancer...More
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Reply: can you transfer your pain management contract to ...
No, pain contracts Cannot be transferred. I apologize for the typo.
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Reply: Attempted codeine overdose
Please post this in the correct forum. Please run to an ER for an emergency psych exam. It is against the...More
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Reply: narcotics in cough syrup
Although itching is a common side effect of opiates, call your doctor, he/she may ask you to stop taking it....More
Posted by annette030
Plantar Fasciitis and Manual transmission
I'm just curious if this is a common or known problem: A few years ago I was running and developed severe...More
Posted by mumblyjoe
Spinal Implant
I had a trial and got the most amazing results. Very little pain. Opted to get the surgery and my hell...More
Posted by missmira
Reply: I'm Feeling a bit Discouraged !
Please keep us up to date on what is going on. The most important thing is for you to really like and...More
Posted by annette030
Reply: Hey, Everyone
I am taking 2.5 mg. of methadone in the early AM and 3.75 mg. 12 hours later. Still only two doses of BT...More
Posted by annette030
Reply: Pain in left leg and foot while standing.
I'm glad there wasn't any sign of a blood clot on your scan. The lower back is probably the most...More
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Reply: Medication not showing in urine
It's not like I want to. The money I'd get if I sold my house wouldn't even buy a smaller equivalent. Maybe a...More
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Reply: So confused
Most of us here are not medical professionals. We are also not allowed to diagnose or give any type of...More
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Reply: what's wrong with me???
You required a different antibiotic not a stronger one. Take care, AnnetteMore
Posted by annette030
Happy Easter Dave ! More
Posted by blessedladyptl
Everyone needs to read the following article, "Complexities of Opioid-induced Hyperalgesia is Poorly...More
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