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pain in my foot just below my small toes

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
25 years experience Anesthesiology
You: Need to work up to the max dose over time as you probably know. Lyrica (pregabalin) is another option. See a pain specialist if you can't get relief, ... Read More
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Dr. Dale Vancil
36 years experience Podiatry
Better: 900mg. Of neurotin (gabapentin) is a good starting point. Doubling the dose can likely improve your symptoms. Millions of people are taking this very ... Read More
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Dr. Manoj Mittal
15 years experience Neurology
Gabapentin: It is hard to say if the higher dose will help or not. In general most patients who do get benefit with Gabapentin are usually taking a higher dose. G ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Sounds like you: might have Gout. Regardless you should seek medical attention. Make an appointment to see a health care professional as soon as possible.
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Step or Prance.: There may be more going on here than meets the eye. A comprehensive history and physical will be necessary to help isolate the specific areas in quest ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: Plantar fascia or heel bruise common. A trial of a heel cup or arch support would be a good first step. If persistent visit with podiatrist best idea.
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Urgent Care: I would suggest a Podiatry and Urgent Care appointment. From your description, a fracture is possible. Avoid stress on the area, local ice and elevat ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Podiatrist or ortho: Usually either a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle problems would be the specialists in diagnosing disorders of the foot ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Serious side effect?: It might be a coincidence but there is a possibility this is a serious side effect of levofloxacin, tendinitis, which can be a precursor to a tendon ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Can you give: Us some history? What part of foot? What do you feel? When does it hurt? Any alleviating factors?
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: Plantar fascia or heel bruise common. A trial of a heel cup or arch support would be a good first step. If persistent visit with podiatrist best idea.

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