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Taking pain pills cause bruising

A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Periosteal hematoma: This is the fancy name for a bruise of the bone itself, where blood accumulates between the bone and the tissue which lines the outside (the periosteu... Read More

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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
Urology 44 years experience
Yes: Not uncommon for pain pills, usually those containing narcotics (hydrocodone, oxycodone, etc), to cause difficulties with urination. More common in ol... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Eisenberg
Neurosurgery 33 years experience
Rehab or Surgery: I assume you mean a herniated disc at t8. Treatment usually begins with rehab and physical therapy and then surgery for unresponsive cases or if the... Read More
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Injections b4 surg: I agree with dr. Eisenberg, but i would add epidural injections prior to any surgical procedure.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management 36 years experience
Yes: This is a rare but know side effect from opiate medications-i.e.-medications like morphine, percocet, lortab, etc.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Many pain medicines: Can cause itching. The opioids are good pain relievers, but they often comes with intense itching. In some situations, itching is caused by an allergy... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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Well, obviously, you: What are you taking the pain pills for?Let's say it's for an ankle sprain and not gastric upset or cramps. And if you haven't been eating any gas-form... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Soberman
Thoracic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes: Abdominal pain can be part of narcotic withdrawal.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Frontal headache: A frontal region headache can range from an annoyance to completely debilitating condition. Common causes for frontal headache are underlying conditio... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Persisting headaches: Are they truly migraines? Do you have sinusitis? Allergies? (try zyrtec) reflux w/ or without H pylori a bacteria that worsens reflux? ( try ranitidin... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Find cause instead: Lots of causes of "stomach pain", but epigastric burning & pain after meals raises the probability of gastritis & ulcers. Stop any non-prescri... Read More

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