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What are my options for pain management if I can't take tylenol, (acetaminophen) codeine, morphine or narcotics?

Excellent question. I'd start with a good history & phys. incl osteopathic hands-on exam.Traditional treatments incl TENS units, NSAIDS (oral or topical), steroids, spinal stimulators, nerve blocks,rhizotomy, etc.A better alternative for many pts. is to have dr. that can find the ROOT CAUSE of the pain & fix it w/ treatments like manipulation/prolotherapy/neuroproltherapy, removing foods which cause inflammation, etc. Read more...

Please answer! What options for pain management do I have if I can't take tylenol, (acetaminophen) codeine, morphine or narcotics?

Several. Depending on the the type of pain you have, there are several other medication classes that could be tried. In addition, physical therapy, massage, acupuncture, biofeedback, and injection therapy among others may all be options depending on your pain and specific diagnosis. Read more...