Hi fredstan , I am sorry to hear that you are sufferidng so much and I wish I could help but I have not experienced the same thing nor do I know anyone who has !But ,I do suffer with Chronic neck and back pain ,so I know how you feel about chronic pain and being frustrated ! Hope you start to feel a bit better , Take care 77graceView Thread
Hi , I also take generic Methadone for the long acting med and then diluad for break through ! It has helped for over 11 years ! Best of luck ! I think it is very hard to tell the Dr. what you think you want to try ! 77graceView Thread
Hi and Welcome , I can empathize with you and not only your pain but the whole surgery thing !!! I have had 2 neck surgeries and you reminded me that it did not help the pain that much ! I agree you need another opinion and also I was wondering what is your spinal problem and is surgery something that they think you must have or is it elective ?? Anyway ,I hope you feel better and like you say if the medication helps and you lead a enjoyable life ,I think that 's the answer !Don't fix it ,if It is not broken ! Blessings 77graceView Thread
Hi and Welcome ! I am sorry to hear that you are having so much pain ! I also suffer from scoliosis amoumg other back problems so I can relate !!I would maybe see a nuerologist or back specialist and also ask about pain medication to help you !!!!How old are you now ??? There are also pain rubs that help some !Salon paz is one that is very good !Try it ! Let me know ! Best of luck , 77graceView Thread
Hi There and Welcome , I feel bad for you because I also suffer with neck and back pain pain but I am fortunate to have a choice of dr.s and medication !Hopefully you can or have seen this Dr. !Just explain that you still have terrible pain !Best of luck and God Bless you , 77graceView Thread
Hi Kim , It's really nice to hear from you again ,I just wish it was a different situation ! Sorry that you have to have a surgery like that and I hope all thing go good for you !I will pray for you too! Take care 77graceView Thread
Hi anjile , Welcome ! I do not suffer from the same thing but I do have terrible pain !How long have you been on the Demerol? I have been taking Methadone for several years aqnd it seems to help a lot !More at first because of tolerance things have changed !It doesn't give me a lot of bad side effects and I don't feel high or any of that !!There are a lot of meds but I am not a Dr. and cannot tell you much more on that ! Good luck,let us know 77graceView Thread
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