The only way to know for sure what is causing your pain is to discuss all your symptoms with your doctor. If your pain is increasing, you need to tell that to your doctor and see what they can do for you. Has your ob/gyn been involved in your treatment for this injury? If not, it would be wise to bring them into the process.
Hello. I am sorry you are in so much pain. I fully understand.
The ER may be able to help you short-term but IMHO you need a different doctor. Find a good spinal orthopedic surgeon or spinal neurosurgeon in your area to get a good diagnosis and accurate treatment plan. Then find a good pain management specialist who is a physiatrist. This type of pm dr practices various types of pain management treatments and does not soley rely on prescription medications.
Do your research. There are many websites that have good information regarding spinal problems and treatments. Here are links to a few:
You would both strengthen your arguments if you could post links to articles that substantiate your claims.
Chiropracty has long been debated in this WebMD Pain Management Community. I am a proponent as many members of my family benefit greatly from a regular chiropractic adjustment. Others have not had as positive experience nor have a positive opinion.
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You can talk to your doctor about Lyrica and Neurontin. These are two similar medications commonly prescribed for neuropathy. Lyrica has no generic form yet so it is expensive, while Neurontin does have a generic form called Gabapentin.
Is your Diabetes now in control? That would be another item to discuss with your doctor.