Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Can I Do For Really Bad Lower Back Pains

Share
1

1
What can I do for really bad lower back pains?

What can I do for really bad lower back pains?

Give it time: Low back pain usually improves within 1-2 weeks, but it depends on the circumstances. If your pain has persisted for greater than 1-2 weeks despite conservative management i would see your physician. You would also want to see your physician sooner if you have any fever, chills, night sweats, or bowel/bladder changes. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
2

2
I'm am now 15 days late in my cycle and have been experiencing bad lower back pains and gaining weight but I have been getting negative test results?

Consider getting a: Second opinion or get reassurance from ur primary gyn. Check out these links. Take care! http://pregnancy.about.com/od/amipregnant/a/missedperiod.htm. http://www.m.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pelvic-pain. ...Read more

4

4
What does it mean when my baby balls up? I'm 32 weeks and I'm also having bad lower back pains with no contractions!

What does it mean when my baby balls up? I'm 32 weeks and I'm also having bad lower back pains with no contractions!

Back pain: Back pain when move is orthopedic ..need message,ice or heat Back pain every few minutes and lasted 30 seconds is early labor Baby ball up at 32weeks on up is false labor. Very common as long no pain at pubic hair line that lasted 30 seconds at a time. Which is real labor ...Read more

5

5
Hi in Thailand, ate a chicken dish last night and today have dirrehea and puking, that has now stopped but now have bad headache and bad lower back pains should I be worried about the lower back pains?

See my Advice below: What you had was likely Food poisoning. This is a self limited condition which settles down in 24 to 48 hours. You should rest in the bed today and drink lots of liquids(if U R nausea free)+ extra salt. The back pain may be part of the same problem or unrelated. you will know within 24-48 hours if it settles down also. If the back pain gets worse over next 48 hours, then you may have to see a doct ...Read more

6

6
Having really bad pains in my lower back on my sides i've taken ib and nothing seems too help what could be going on?

Back arthritis?: How old are you? If over 40, arthritis is a strong possibility. It causes degeneration of the facet joints, and degeneration of the disks. It causes referred pain to the back. In rare cases, it can be caused by fractures, or worse things such as infections or tumors. Not to alarm you, but if the pain is severe, please get evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

8

8
My son is 3yrs old and i'm still getting bad pains in my lower back is this normal ? Could something be done ?

Diagnosis: You have gone three years with pain but without a diagnosis? Please get in for a complete evaluation so the cause of your pain can be identified. ...Read more

9

9
I have been getting stabbing pains between my shoulder blades when ever I move and have had a bad lower back for some time.Are these related.?

I have been getting stabbing pains between my shoulder blades when ever I move and have had a bad lower back for some time.Are these related.?

Maybe: These symptoms warrant a visit to the doctor, especially since you mention they have been bothersome 'for some time'. Your age and past medical history factor into the differential diagnosis. They may or may not be related-a review of your history and a physical exam will help to determine the source of the problem. ...Read more

Mike Moore Dr. Moore
2 doctors agreed:
10

10
I am active duty military n sleep on a bad barracks bed, I have a lot of lower back pains, how can I relieve my back and new bed is not an opition?

Mike Moore Dr. Moore
2 doctors agreed:
I am active duty military n sleep on a bad barracks bed, I have a lot of lower back pains, how can I relieve my back and new bed is not an opition?

Egg Crate/Foam Pad: When i was in iraq i had the same problem. You can get a memory foam pad or "egg crate" pad at the px for not very much money. That really helped my back, maybe it will help yours? If the problem is that the mattress/springs are too soft, you can try some 1/4" plywood under the mattress to stiffen it up. An air mattress might help, too. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
What are some symptoms of your prostate going bad or devoloping cancer? Can lower back pains u feel inside your body be one?

What are some symptoms of your prostate going bad or devoloping cancer? Can lower back pains u feel inside your body be one?

Prostate: Prostate cancer has essentially no symptoms until it is very advanced. It does not occur in your age group. One condition that does occur frequently in your age group is prostatitis. It causes a variety of sensations and often does cause discomfort in the very low back. See your physician if you are concerned. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
I'm having really bad pelvic pains radiation to my lower back. I am 47 yrs old. I am 6 days late. What can this be, and why?

I'm having really bad pelvic pains radiation to my lower back. I am 47 yrs old.  I am 6 days late.  What can this be, and why?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

13

13
I can't have kids but i get really bad pains in my lower back and my vigna hurts so bad it feels like labor pain what could it be help please?

I can't have kids but i get really bad pains in my lower back and my vigna hurts so bad it feels like labor pain what could it be help please?

See your doc: Sounds like you really need a thou touch evaluation to find and treat the cause of your pain ... Go and be seen for an evaluation. ...Read more

15

15
My son fractured his T9 and T10 in a skateboardind accident 5 days ago. Now he is getting really bad sharp pains in his lower back?

Referral pain : Muscle and bone will,refer pain like he is having. There are techniques which may benefit him. See a pain doc in your area to,discuss vertebra pasty or kyphoplasty to stabilize the fracture ...Read more

16

16
Can severe IBS cause shooting chest pains and lower back pain? I was diagnosed with severe IBS today and i have really bad constipation.

Can severe IBS cause shooting chest pains and lower back pain? I was diagnosed with severe IBS today and i have really bad constipation.

IBS signs/symptoms: The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. As you know, many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies are appropriate in excluding non-ibs pathology. ...Read more

18

18
I ovulated 15 days ago and took three test and all came out negative I been having lower back pains and white sticky discharge and I know I don't have any diseases and also been having bad dieareha is there anyway I still could be pregnat?

I ovulated 15 days ago and took three test and all came out negative I been having lower back pains and white sticky discharge and I know I don't have any diseases and also been having bad dieareha is there anyway I still could be pregnat?

Wait 3-4 more days: You should wait a few more days. You may have a period during that time if you are not pregnant. Your symptoms are not necessarily consistent with pregnancy. You could try and get a Progesterone level next cycle about 7 days after the ovulation test to see if you are producing enough Progesterone to maintain a pregnancy. ...Read more

19

19
Yesterday i started to have sharp pains in my lower back. Now my back is hurting so bad i can barley walk straight up. Any clues on what may happen.

Yesterday i started to have sharp pains in my lower back. Now my back is hurting so bad i can barley walk straight up. Any clues on what may happen.

It depends: There are many causes of lower back pain. In a young person such as you it often comes from muscle spasm. If this is the case, depending on your health, it may be safe for you to take an NSAID such as Motrin or naproxen. Otherwise Acetaminophen may help along with a brief period of rest. However there are many causes of back pain. Since yours is so severe, you should see your doctor soon. ...Read more

20

20
I have bad aching type lower back pains when i work. I'm a ranch hand and am wondering what i can do to help my back? I work every other day

Rest and stretching : Low back pain is a common problem with work needing heavy lifting. You should wear back support during work ( available at any home improvement stores or pharmacies ) streching executives and over the counter anti inflammatory medication like Ibuprofen as needed. Rest is the best medicine. If pain persists see a doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more