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diclofenac back pain

A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
No: Voltaren (diclofenac) is a Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to treat pain and inflammation. It is useful in both your situations with simila ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
No: You can not use indomethacin for long duration because of the side effects.
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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Pain killer: Yes,diclofenac is an effective pain killer
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Imaging needed : The symptoms sound severe enough to warrant a visit to your doctor. You want to make certain that it is not something that needs surgery. Then your p ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
See your PCP: You need a thorough evaluation by your primary care provider and probably some i, aging studies and perhaps a referral to a specialist for a consultat ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Injury: Could be from overuse of your lower body, also could be a spinal disc problem or an inflammatory condition such as on of the arthritis types such as a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Back pain & sciatica: The pain from "sciatica" can be due to a problem in the back (lumbosacral spine) or due to problems outside of the back. One can have back pain withou ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
11 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
These can be related: The heel pain and improper support or gait can be contributing to your low back pain. Try changing to more supportive footwear. Also start a light str ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Variable: what is the cause? Trauma? Strain Congenital issue.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Nelson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, but....: Toradol can help pain but can't be taken regularly. It is very damaging to your kidneys. It is better to find out what the underlying problem is and ... Read More
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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain: It could be many things. We dont know anything about you, not even your age let alone your medical history, any medications or how long the symptoms h ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Then see a doctor asap. If symptoms are severe go to ER.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Have you been: Evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon? That may be a good place to start (especially if a specialist has ruled out renal cysts as being a causative fact ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
May be spondylitis.: See a rheumatologist first for labs and X-rays.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Hecht
43 years experience Podiatry
Referred back pain: Unfortunately, back pain all too often does cause foot and leg pain if it is caused by nerve problems."sciatica" is a painful nerve condition that is ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Much: too vague Ask again with more details Dr Z
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Not common: To have low back pain with abdominal pain. Sure it happens, but when it occurs, it helps diagnose the cause. Usually though, back pain remains in you ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
It sound like: you may have a PINCHED NERVE in your SPINE between the Lumbar 4th and 5th Vertebrae. The knee/leg pain may be "referred pain" actually due to the nerv ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
An ulcer, gastritis,: There are several possibilities including disorders of the GI system, kidney or renal system, cardiovascular system & the reproductive system - ulcers ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Not simple: Assuming no direct trauma to the bones or chest wall, can be arthritis, gall bladder disease, or even an odd chest tumor.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Get examined: This site is for specific problems or questions. Close your computer and get examined and tested.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
A lot of things: Pain in this area can be caused by many things. You will need to see your doctor. He/she will take a good history of your pain, ie its location, is it ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
32 years experience Neurosurgery
Disc Herniation?: While sciatica is most commonly a result of a lumbar disc herniation directly pressing on the nerve, any cause of irritation or inflammation of the sc ... Read More

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