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Will exercising help with back pain after taking epidural labor shot?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management 13 years experience
Back pain: After pregnancy is not caused by an epidural needle but by loose ligaments in your spine caused by Progesterone and overall core muscle weakness. Exercise will help with back pain caused by weak core muscles.

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Is it effective to use epidural and cortisol shots for back pain?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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Yes it is: Especially for people how have chronic pain , people how refuse surgery and people how have problem not bad enough to have surgery.

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