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Been put on adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) works wonders except for a back ache in the lower left and lower right quadrant. Go off of it and back pain stops. Any ideas?

Been put on adderall, (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) works wonders except for a back ache in the lower left and lower right quadrant. Go off of it and back pain stops. Any ideas?

Muscle tension?: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can cause increased muscle tension as well as anxiety, I wonder if this could be related to physical tension in the muscles in your back, also possibly related to your physical position. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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I have severe abdominalpain around my navel to the right side and back pain in the mid to lower quadrant. But am shaking and get dizzy when I stand.

I have severe abdominalpain around my navel to the right side and back pain in the mid to lower quadrant. But am shaking and get dizzy when I stand.

Go to ER now!: If you still have pain now, please go to an ER right away. Severe abdominal pain that does not respond in 30 minutes or less, needs urgent evaluation. The cause may be something simple, but, can also be due to something serious. Get checked now, if it still hurts. ...Read more

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I recently had a chest ct. The radiologist noted "malignancy" in right lung. How can this diagnosis be true without a biopsy? I was diagnosed with pneumonia 1 month ago. The symptoms that led to seeing a surgeon was right lower quadrant pain and back p

I recently had a chest ct. The radiologist noted "malignancy" in right lung. How can this diagnosis be true without a biopsy? I was diagnosed with pneumonia 1 month ago. The symptoms that led to seeing a surgeon was right lower quadrant pain and back p

Not exactly: Your suspicions are reasonable. Actual diagnosis requires tissue, i.e. Biopsy and/or resection. There are features in radiologic imaging that are highly suggestive of a malignant process. However, this by itself is not a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What might cause severe back pain in the upper left quadrant of my back?

What might cause severe back pain in the upper left quadrant of my back?

Back pain: Inflammation of the rib head as it inserts into the spine. Upper back pain is in the thoracic spine. In general, most pain is muscular or tendinous in origin. Herniated discs in the upper spine are uncommon. An MRI of the thoracic spine can help make the diagnosis. See a neurosurgeon for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have upper quadrant back pain that comes and goes and worsens with movment most Times. I'm on xarelto fir bpes. .. is this par for the course?

I have upper quadrant back pain that comes and goes and worsens with movment most Times. I'm on xarelto fir bpes. .. is this par for the course?

Call ur doc; go 2 ER: Xarelto is one of 4 novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs) available in the States (yes, I know you're our neighbor up North). Unlike Warfarin, which can be corrected w/vitamin K, if taken in excess, we still don't have a good way to stop bleeding as a result of NOACs, aside from applying pressure & waiting for medication to wear off in 24hrs. While I don't know what "bpes" is, given symptoms, call doc ...Read more

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Back pain. Left side upper quadrant. Done acupuncture, massage, took acetaminophen, rubbed pain reliever lotions, hot compressed it. Still n pain?

Back pain. Left side upper quadrant. Done acupuncture, massage, took acetaminophen, rubbed pain reliever lotions, hot compressed it. Still n pain?

Nerve impingement: Can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. ...Read more

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Upper right quadrant pain, back pain, vomiting, nausea, metallic taste. Clear us, hida scan %74 but had reaction to cck. Can I still get it removed?

RUQ pain: Could be sphincter of oddi dysfunction. This is the sphincter that controls the drainage of bile into the intestine. Yo may want to get a consult from a GI that performs ercp. Sometimes people that have your symptoms benefit from opening the sphincter endoscopically and preventing sphincter spasm. ...Read more

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Upper left back pain at the quadrant. Pain left rib cage & swollen, painful stomach near ribcage. No injury occur. Gastriritis? Wbc is 10.1.

Wbc not cons w: An elevated white count is not common with gastritis. Have they checked your pancreas? Your pain could be referred from the stomach, pancreas or intestines. The spleen sits at the upper left quadrant too...
Hard to say without the full exam and labs to look at. ...Read more

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What can I do for pain on lower right quadrant near back of hip?

What can I do for pain on lower right quadrant near back of hip?

See a doctor: Compression of the nerves in the thigh or lower back and other causes such as appendiciits, hernias, back problems or hip problems can lead to pain. You should rule out hip problems such as a 1) stress fracture, 2) avascular necrosis, 3) transient osteoporosis, 4) arthritis, 5) labral tears 6) infection. Muscle injury/tendinitis around the hip joint may also cause your pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have pain in your back lower right quadrant?

What does it mean if you have pain in your back lower right quadrant?

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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Is a pain on the right lower quadrant and back that come and go be linked to Helicobacter P or gastritis?

Is a pain on the right lower quadrant and back that come and go be linked to Helicobacter P or gastritis?

No: Gastritis usually causes no pain or pain in the upper abdomen. Intermittent right lower quadrant pain is usually caused by an organ in the lower portion of the abdomen, not by gastritis. If the pain continues to be recurrent, I would see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in the lower right quadrant ofmy back. I was assuming that it was muscle but has not improved after 36 hours. Could it be kidney?

I have a sharp pain in the lower right quadrant ofmy back. I was assuming that it was muscle but has not improved after 36 hours. Could it be kidney?

Could be: It could be related to a kidney problem if it is associated with urinary symptoms (bloody urine or burning upon urinating). If any of these above symptoms are present and you still have pain you should seek medical advice and do a urine analysis. ...Read more

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I have pain in my right lower quadrant radiating to lower back with a lot of gas and it smells really bad?

YOU SHOULD SEE DOCTO: You have pain in abdomen and you should check with your doctor to find the cause of the pain. We can not advice you without examination. ...Read more

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Needle pain in my lower right quadrant abdomen. What is this? It sometimes radiate at the back, I have GERD is there a connection?

Needle pain in my lower right quadrant abdomen. What is this? It sometimes radiate at the back, I have GERD is there a connection?

RLQ pain: Doubt this is gerd. Symptoms of gerd are usually in the mid upper abdomen to chest occasionally radiating up to the throat. Right lower quadrant I think of appendix, ovaries, fallopian tubes and occasionally a stone in the ureter. The small intestine can occasionally be a problem in this area also. ...Read more

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When I poop I get a sharp pain in my lower right quadrant of my stomach I feel it in my back as well its near my appendix I only feel it when I poop.?

Constipation /gas: Take laxative to have a good BM....it will clear up. Eat in time, hydration, fruits and vegetables. If you have genetic hx of Crohns/UC/Celiac....it will be different issue. ...Read more

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The past 2 weeks I have been having lower right quadrant pain, I don't have an appendix anymore. I had the flu a few weeks back and these foul smelling yellow chunks coming from my throat. Any idea? M, 27y

The past 2 weeks I have been having lower right quadrant pain, I don't have an appendix anymore. I had the flu a few weeks back and these foul smelling yellow chunks coming from my throat. Any idea? M, 27y

How about a CT: This sounds worrisome. The right lower quadrant may be influenced by a right sided pneumonia. This especially with this foul smelling stuff. I would see your doctor soon. ...Read more

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Soft stool, sometimes thin (not all the time), upper right quadrant abdominal pain, lower right back pain. List of what the causes could be?

Soft stool, sometimes thin (not all the time), upper right quadrant abdominal pain, lower right back pain. List of what the causes could be?

A VERY long list...: ...and we only have 400 characters with which to write an answer. A differential list is a lot less useful to you than an exam to pinpoint the problem, afterwhich you can start appropriate & specific treatment. ...Read more

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What is causing my lower right back pain?

What is causing my lower right back pain?

Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. .. If your pain persists, seek help from a health care provider. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation. ...Read more

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What is causing pain in my right lower quadrant?

Abdominal pain?: I assume you mean rlq abdominal pain. Appendicitis would be high on my list (also your ovary if you are a female). Start by seeing your pcp. ...Read more

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What are the causes of lower left side back pain?

What are the causes of lower left side back pain?

Refer to answer: Causes of left sided lbp are left sided sciatica, left sided
sacral ilitis, and rarely left sided pelvic lesions or inflammation.
We suggest refer to your physician to identify the problem and resolve the problem. ...Read more

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Lower right back pain severe?

Lower right back pain severe?

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 more

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I have had back pain for a while it is in my lower back help!

I have had back pain for a while it is in my lower back help!

Several ways: You must be proactive in terms of lifestyle changes including: weight control, regular exercising & not smoking. Make sure to have adequate sleep & good vitamin d/calcium intake. Most people remain functional without spine surgery for back pain. You may need additional treatment that may include physical rherapy, medication as well as possible pain management techniques. Back support can help. ...Read more

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Could lower left back pain cause youur left testical to have pain?

Could lower left back pain cause youur left testical to have pain?

Testicular pain: In the womb the testes are decended from the abdomen to the scrotal sack. So they have innervation from the back.
However, if your testes are in pain, I would get checked out asap as testicular cancer is the #1 cancer that has a high mortality rate in young males.
See your physician and tell them of your symptoms to rule out any thing that can be prevented. ...Read more

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Lower left back pain above hip when sitting?

Lower left back pain above hip when sitting?

Many possibilities: Many things could do this: degeneration in the low back disk and joints, muscle injury or strain, pelvic arthritis (sacroiliac joint disease). If simple things like exercise, stretching, otc medication, heat or cold fail, and the pain continues, talk with your personal doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pain In The Back (Definition)

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