The ER says my back and leg pain is spasm it hurts to sit norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) vicodin muscle relaxers nothing works any opinions?

See your doctor. Very difficult to diagnose back pain without a good physical exam. If the treatment at the emergency room recommended is not effective then you should see your doctor for a thorough examination.
Physical therapy. Back injuries and pain are complex, heat gentle exercise and stretching can help.Pt can be very helpful in improving function.
Consult Pain Doctor. The key to correcting the problem is to find out exactly what is causing it. To do this you need the help of a well trained pain medicine physician. The steps to diagnosis are to give the doctor the story of the pain-when it started, where it is located, etc. Then, after examining you, a MRI will be ordered. Finally doctor may suggest a diagnostic injection. A precise DX leads to a precise tx.

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Er for a injury I feel down steps n hit head and back pain travels from back to legs a lil head pains scans neg presc norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) #4 nohelp pain still?

Wait and See... A traumatic fall in which the head, back and limbs have contacted a hard surface can cause severe, and lingering, muscle and bone soreness, even if scans reveal no internal injuries. Consider heat, physical therapy and an evaluation to see if your pain medication is adequate. Read more...
MRI. To see if the radicular pain (pain down legs ) is due to spine problem such as a disc protrusion. Read more...

I have had chronic back, buttock, and thigh pain for 6 months and am already up to 12 norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) a day. I see a pain md next month. What can I expect?

Back pain. There is no mri/ ct of lumbo sacral area in your history. Have you asked yourself or your doctor what is the cause of this pain?Mri may be the first order your pain doctor would give to see any herniated disc, spinal stenosis, nerve compression, mass, spondylolisthesis or old vertebral compression fracture. Needs detail history. Wish you best of pain free health. Read more...
You can expect. A thorough physical exam and a treatment plan based on this exam and imaging, which will reduce your reliance on these dangerous habit forming medications. Select a reputable board certified pain physician. Read more...