10 yr old daughter has ehlers-danlos, pots and dyautonomiaany suggestions on pain mgmt other than narcotic meds?
24/7 headache tried EVERYTHING even non med remidies prescription meds scan showed brain tumor but it was cortical dysplasia recommendations.
39/y male, hypogonadal 150 ng/dl. prescription 2mg androgel patches. Now have severe hand & feet swelling. Emergency? Remedy for instant relief?
42m had an ischemetric stroke 5 years ago and another 2 weeks ago. No cause. Has always taken his medicine and does his rehab. Could he have another?
58 yr. old-chronic, constant belching(since 2012). No apparent determinable digestive or other physical cause. Deemed Psychological. Rx'd Xanax (alprazolam). Other Treatment options? Nothing so far has worked.
A 42yr female,posted for TAH,received IV dopamine200mg accidentally in OT,but managed successfully.What are effects & management of dopamine toxicity?
A chiropractor diagnosed me with scoliosis which was obvious in X-ray. He prescribed adjustment and acupuncture 3 times/week for 1 mo. Is this right?
After a quad bypass and numerous meds my cardiologist never put me on coq10. My body aches .I don't have medical insurance. Should I take it?
After coping with fibromyalgia for years, the pain level has gotten to be difficult to live with. Would like treatment options.
After six years of painful mtss i'm thinking about having shockwave therapy. Is this a good way to treat mtss?
Age 44, experiencing perimen. Misery & looking for symptom relief. Didn't tolerate low dose bcp (migraines/ bp) in 20s. Any other options?
Although impossible to say. If my pain has no identifiable cause, should it one day go away ? I'm using a multi approach. Meds, meditation, massage.
Anxiety regarding going under the knife. Heart surgery sched. at the end of this month. What kind of mental therapy is avail. in a hospital?
Any dr.'s in my area that use methadone in tx of chronic pain.My options for prescription limited by gastric bypass & min. Help by oct/ other narcotic rx?
Are doctors ok w/patients asking for a different med? Or is that a no-no? I'd like a different heart rate med; anything but the one i'm on now :(
Are loop duiretics directly tied to tinnitus? What are my options with diuretics since i already have the t. Diagnosis?
Are physiatrists the only doctors who do trigger point injections (i live in pa)?
Are there any effect from the compined therapy thats include indometacin 25mg *2 pc. And diclofenac 50mg *3 pc.
Are there any studies re efficacy of Accupuncture for chronic osteo arthritic pain?
A local acupuncturist graduated from Shandong medical university
Are there drugs that vascular eds patients should avoid? What is the best pain reliever for kids?
Asking for general knowledge: can chronic pain that doesn't respond well to conservative tx result in increased blood pressure? TY
Ate there any other alternatives to epidural during labor. .I have a fear of needles but that one especially. ..
Because of a screw up between my neuro and my pharmacy, i'll be off tecfidera for four days. it's my 2nd month on it, will this cause any problems?
Besides surgery is there any other way to manage bunion pain that is an easy 7 or 8 on a scale from 1 to 10.?
Can a patient moderately drink brandy (alcohol) who has gone through radio therapy due to plasmacytoma in the lower vertebra L3 ?
Can a respiratory therapist start ivs or give any sort of injection?
Can a tranquilliser be administered ahead of a lumbar puncture to reduce anxiety and keep a patient still?
Can low dose naltrexone help in fibromyalgia? My pain specialist can arrange it through a pharma company. She has had positive results in a clinical trial for diabetic neuropathy.
Can mirena (levonorgestrel) be used to treat menorrhagia in patient with history of DVT? Provided that no pathology found and patient didn't respond to nin hormonal R/
Can someone help please? My uncle is an outpatient in methadone treatment. But acting very hyper and running around a lot. Is this normal?
Can the few people who have white coat syndrome (hbp) in a medical office be given an epidural injection for back pain at the doctors?
Can u guys prescribe oxycodone if patient has history of chronic pain and a recent Mri?
Can you give me a recommendation for treating gout of the shoulder? My grandma is 98 years old and in otherwise great condition but this is sopainful.
Can you use an empi select pain control system while on lithium. :) just curious. Cause pain n nerve stimulation while on nervousness meds lithium :?
Cancer: If a person is still independent and needs pain medication, what can that person take when there is strong nausea after trying various Rx's?
CERVICAL VERTIGO & tinnitus. Began since chiropractor treatment with impulse instrument. What treatment to make it stop Ice/Aleve/Further adjustment?
Chronic foot pain. Have an implanted neurostim and opana not working . Would amputation be helpful. I am pretty much bed bound. 45 and i was active.
Computer work causing muscle inflammation. Physical therapy & Naproxen just ordered. Considering stopping all supplements. Thoughts?
Constant mild headache 7 mos. In the temples. Mri normal. Medications & physical therapy ineffective.
Constant shoulder dislocation e.R. Dr think i'm drug seeking what do I do?
CPAP required or recommended with AHI of 5 + 19 "other events" per hour? Getting treatment for TMJ & allergies.
CRPS from foot ORIF- dr says mild, suggests nerve blocks, ketamine infusion, scs- useful? Also high BP (from CRPS?)- will treating pain help this?
CRPS in left foot- on various meds, unable to exercise, weight gain horrible. SCS a good option? Be able to come off all meds eventually with SCS?
CRPS L foot- physio, meds, some relief but side effects. PM dr- scs. Nervous, seems drastic, life-changing. Good idea? Trial first? (CRPS mild?)
CRPS L foot. PM dr mentioned spinal column stimulator to ease pain. My CRPS is mild- mod, and controlled in part by meds. Is SCS good option?
CRPS- L foot, mild-mod., many treatments, pain being managed meds, GMI, ADO leg brace. Pain spec. says scs- trial first Is this necessary, useful?
CRPS- L foot. On meds, physio- working in part, PM dr- spinal cord stimulation might work. Mild CRPS, but meds side effects horrible. SCS- good idea?
Daily headaches 11+yrs.Tried many meds & drs(pt ENT nuero eye)considering botox. I don't want to be on medications forever, trial&error is frustrating?
Daughter is "guarding" her jaw due to earlier dislocation. Surgery, Botox already tried. Cognitive behavioral therapy next? Any ideas appreciated!
Dentist said i can't be sick w/i 2wks of surgery. Does that include colds? Having IV conscious session.