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Is Hydrocodeine A Good Painkiller For Your Knee I Heard Is A Strong Medicine
I had a knee operation last monday. Is it safe to smoke weed, though taking blood thinners and painkillers? (not strong ones)
Narcotic pain meds: Usually vicodin or Percocet is prescribed after knee arthscopy. However, the majority of patients do not need these pain killers after the second day post operatively, as knee arthroscopy is not a very painful procedure. Tylenol, (acetaminophen) or advil, or alleve, is usually sufficient after that. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My right side of the knee is hurting from running yesterday, what's a great painkiller so I can keep training?
Accidently more weight put on my ACL reconstructed knee..Lost balance..Din fall bt felt terrible..No pain..Took painkiller prior to dat.Nothing wrong?
Probably Okay: I allow my acl reconstructions to bear full weight afterwards (except if a meniscal repair or other ligaments were repaired) so it is unlikely that you sustained an injury by putting too much weight on your leg. If the leg swelled up or is causing pain, that would be a bad sign. If you have that , you should see your surgeon for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello my mum is 78 and suffers with inflamation in her knee and ankle on the same legg shes often in pain she dont like taking painkillers what do you?
Having UC, on methotraxate inj. once a week. Having swollen tight and painful knees. What could it be. On painkillers for sacroillitis. Is it of conce?
I have serve pain from my lower back down my right side through my hip and to my knee. It's agony to walk and I've been taking painkillers but no help?
Serve pain?: You've skipped the most important point, which is the CAUSE of the pain. It's a basic principle of medicine (& automobile repair): You can't fix it if you don't know what's broken. This could be a nerve, musculotendinous OR joint problem, or even a fracture. They taught me in med school never to do a physical exam over the telephone. Same thing re the Web. See a doctor & get a diagnosis. ...Read more
Severe knee pain & crunching for 3 month. Now full leg is hurting & aching painkillers not helping, what can I do?
See doctor: Sounds as though u may have injured cartilage in knee (meniscus) or (if you're significantly overweight) may have worn down cartilage at ends of femur and tibia (arthritis). See fp/orthopedics/sports med doc for thorough exam, probable mri, possible knee arthroscopy & other appropriate treatments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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