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Can I Take Motrin For My Spinal Stenosis Pain
Yes: Sure. However Acetaminophen (eg tylenol) can also be effective if used every 6 to 12 hours and it is generally safer. Ibuprofen like other nsaids can increase your risk of ulcers and in some cased kidney disfunction. Acetaminophen doesn't have those risks. However excessive Acetaminophen risk (more than 4000 mg per day) can cause liver toxicity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more
Is there anything on the horizon surgically for people with multiple herniated discs/spinal stenosis? Living in pain, don't take pain meds, help!
Proven techniques: For refractory spinal stenosis with correlating sciatic, surgical laminectomy has been a highly effective treatment for nearly 100 years. For low back pain without sciatica and without gross spinal instability, surgery is not an effective treatment. Objective medical research has not shown artificial disk replacement to be effective. Thus many insurances will not cover it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
40 y/o male N.Delhi India suffering from lower back pain (L4L5 herniated disk) & spinal stenosis as per MRI. Pain in left side. Take NSAIDs. Advise pl?
Physical therapy: chiropractor's manipulations , will helpGet a more detailed answer ›
Spinal stenosis epidural shots: how long does it take to see a difference and know it is working? They work for about an hour and then it's back
With Spinal stenosis, is it normal for my legs and back to feel so weak? Sometimes I feel I can't take another step.
Prednisone 5mg in morning and 5mg in evening. Better if i take 10mg once in the morning instead? Im taking it due to cervical hnp and spinal stenosis
Have spinal stenosis with budging lumbar discs .Have burning toes. Take Neurontin . It does not work after 3 weeks . Is drug right for stenosis!
Yes: Spinal stenosis is narrowing of the spinal canal that results in pressure on the nerves within the spine and nerve pain or sciatica in the legs. Stretching and strengthening can help in many instances and definitely won't hurt. However, patients with advanced spinal stenosis, stretching an strengthening may not be effective. As a last resort, surgery can reliably relieve spinal stenosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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