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Does Hgh Help With Back Pain
Decrease stresses : By making the hamstrings more flexible, your pelvis positioning can change reducing stresses across the lower back. ...Read more
I need help with my high sugar level meds not working sweeled ankles abdominal pain back pain lower can you help me plz?
Diabetes: Hi, u need to do the following: 1- follow up with your PMD every 2-4 wks until ur Hg A1c is acceptable. 2- need to eat right, exercise and lose weight 3- check ur blood sugar at least 3 times a day, always fasting but alternate before lunch, dinner and bed, make a log book and take it to your doctor 4- If your med is not working you might need a change or upgrade on ur medication. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How does Prozac (fluoxetine) reduce pain? Helps with my back pain/my neuropathy in my foot. Doesn't seem to help all pain (fibromyalgia = not as much help)
Chemicals: Prozac (fluoxetine) is approved for chronic headaches but otherwise lacks indication for chronic pain such as neuropathy. It may help improving the pain by improving underlying depression, even if it was subtle or undiagnosed. Improvements in depression are linked to heightened pain tolerance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have scoliosis that does not require surgery. Constant muscular pain with pinched nerves and spasms at times. Will phy. Therapy help or medications?
At your age with a : Scoliosis that does not need surgery, then you need to be evaluated as to why you have these symptoms as classic idiopathic scoliosis of a non surgical degree is without symptoms. So a correct diagnosis and then treatment plan that may include pt and/or medication or even just lifestyle changes like regular exercise, weight control and avoiding smoking. See a physician who specializes in spine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What pain medicine will work with bone spurs on c3-c6? Toradol or ibuprofen doesn't help stop the pain.
Will a shot in my neck help with a pinch nerve. I'm already on fentanyl pain patch and Dilaudid 8mg for CMT back pain. Pain meds does not help with th?
Pain in the neck: what you need is a diagnosis and a program of physical therapy. Recent study showed that UNDERSTANDING the pain source helps with proper PT. you can check out my cervical exercises at www.grossaninstitute.com but first fully understand what your problem is and follow exercise program by a physical therapist. ...Read more
Relief the pressure: Spinal decompression is a term that describes the relief of pressure on one or many pinched nerves of the spinal column. Spinal decompression can be achieved both surgically and non-surgically and is used to treat conditions that result in chronic back pain such as disc bulge, disc herniation, sciatica, spinal stenosis, and isthmic and degenerative spondylolisthesis. ...Read more
What would cause mid and low back pain that would extend down into both buttocks and thighs? No relief with Ultram or motrin. Please help.
ANTINIFLAMMATORIES: For true sciatica indocin is rarely strong enough. It has more complications than Aleve (naproxen) : two tab twice a day is about the same. TC3 may be needed. Hopefully, you will be one of the 80% who suffer and the get completely well. Actively rest and resume activity as soon as you can. ...Read more
When to see a doc?: Severe back pain that is associated with: weakness in the leg, problems controlling your bowels or bladder, numbness when wiping yourself with toilet paper should be seen immediately by a doctor: http://www.webmd.com/back-pain/living-with-low-back-pain-11/when-to-call-doctor ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Ice, heat, NSAID,s: Try nsaids, ice, heat...Pain can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. Ice for about 45 minutes will address inflammation never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Follow this by heat for about 20 to 25 minutes to help soothe and relax tight muscles. Gentle range of motion and stretching exercises. If persists, see doc. ...Read more
I have herniated disc l5-s1, getting epidural steroid injections. Will it help with weakness and numbness or does it only help pain?
Hard to say: once inflammation is removed, then if your weakness and numbness improve it will help. typically though weakness suggests significant compression on the nerve and that may take time to return. Numbness also in my experience is the last thing to improve from nerve injuries or compression. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
Horse racing: Some say 'yes' and some say 'no'. So, it's like many, many medications. Ask about potential bad effects and how hard it is to stop if you don't like it. Then, prepared, give it a try if you want and see if you're pro or con. Consider alternatives to pills too. Accupuncture, massage, ortho, yoga, etc. Try things in a sequence that lets you easily move on to the next candidate w/out w/drawal. ...Read more
Indirectly maybe: Directly unlikely. Indirectly, weak "stabilizing" core muscles may lead to the condition. As core stabilizing muscles of the spine/abdomen/pelvis become weak or dysfunctional, it can lead to pathological stresses on the spine vertebra and discs. This can/may in turn cause degenerative changes(ie disc protrusion or osteophytes) that will cause radiculopathy (which often is referred to as arthritis). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shoulder blade pain with little work(mainly with pc) using etodalac 400 with doc's prescription but pain comes and goes . any exercises to get fit?
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