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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Lying down: As a rule no- if you have pyriformis syndrome as a cause of the sciatica then lying down and not stretching and having activity may make it worse.
Dr. Douglas Linville II
29 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Nope: Sciatic pain is typically relieved by lying down and worsens with sitting/bending/twisting. Sciatica is pain that radiates past the knee, and due to p ... Read More
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Sciatica: Curve is dependent on the cause. Large disc hernia tigon can be removed hence cured. The symptoms of sciatica can be treated. There are many different ... Read More
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Dr. Antoine Chami
32 years experience Pain Management
Absolutely maybe: The goal with any neuropathic pain, such as sciatica, would be to control the symptoms to a degree sufficient to allow you to resume function and exer ... Read More
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Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Cure, Unlikely...: Sciatica can be managed effectively and can be relieved in a vast majority of people, but it will always require diligence on your part for nsaids, ex ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
4-6 weeks: Initially the symptoms last 4-6 weeks and if your body heals like it supposed to then pain relief starts. However disc herniations which are the caus ... Read More
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Dr. Chaim Colen
18 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: It all depends if the cause remains inflaming the nerve. It can take weeks months to even years. Oral or injected steroids can help.
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Dr. David Dinhofer
40 years experience Radiology
Start simple: Sciatic/back pain has many possible causes. The most common is musle/joint related. So, it is good to stretch your back gently and exercise your bac ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Sciatica: It is a painful condition. You could take over the counter pain medication and if something stronger is needed then discuss the pain management goals ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mehul Desai
18 years experience Pain Management
Shooting pain: Typically shooting pain in the leg. Occasionally through the buttocks or radiating to the hip or lower leg. Can be accompanied by burning, tingling, o ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kornelis Poelstra
23 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Sciatica cure?: Depends on the source of your pain. If the pain comes from a compressed nerve root in the lower back, a simple decompression or even an injection can ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Choquette
34 years experience Pain Management
PT vs injections: True sciatica is a radicular low back pain that travels down your leg(s) caused by something in your back that irritates the nerves that go down your ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Elskens
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Sciatica treatment: 70%get better. Initially rest followed by graded stretching exercises, and once loosened up and pain reduced, strengthening exercises to prevent recur ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moshe Lewis
24 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Burning, sharp pain: Sciatica which is due to a pinched nerve usually feels electrical, sharp and burning in nature. However, some may experience numbness, hot pain in the ... Read More
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