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How can relieve my back pain without taking narcotics, when nothing else seems to help?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gary Ritholz
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

1) is this acute or chronic 2) get a diagnosis 3) depending treatment may include nsaids like aleve, (naproxen) muscle relaxants or procedures like epidural.
4) long term stretch and exercise depending on diagnosis.

In brief: Maybe

1) is this acute or chronic 2) get a diagnosis 3) depending treatment may include nsaids like aleve, (naproxen) muscle relaxants or procedures like epidural.
4) long term stretch and exercise depending on diagnosis.
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Dr. Brian Le
Pain Management

In brief: Back pain

The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement .
.. The treatment depends on the cause of your pain. There is other treatment besides narcotic therapy. You might benefit from physical therapy, injections, accupunture .. You should seek help from a health pain management physician. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment.

In brief: Back pain

The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement .
.. The treatment depends on the cause of your pain. There is other treatment besides narcotic therapy. You might benefit from physical therapy, injections, accupunture .. You should seek help from a health pain management physician. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment.
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