Any pain remedies that you have found if you have been diagnosed with degenerative disk disease?

Many. There are many over the counter and prescription treatments for the pain that comes from degenerative disc disease (ddd). The class usually used is non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (nsaids). These include Aleve and ibuprofen. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a pain medicine, but not an nsaid. Aspirin also works. Sometimes, doctors will prescribe steroids (prednisone) or narcotic based meds.
Anti-inflammatory . This type of medication can help, and it is non-narcotic. Sometimes a doctor will give you something stronger if the pain warrants it. You may be a candidate for epidural injections, if your doctor agrees.