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by Got2buzz
Wed Nov 01, 2006 9:42 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: Ever heard of THIS??????????
Replies: 2
Views: 2546

Ever heard of THIS??????????

For over two months I've been enduring some very nasty sciatica pain from my left buttocks and all the way to my ankle. Stretches have helped, but "it" is still there for the most part. Now THIS is very strange. I picked up a lousy cold/sinus infection/bronchial problem. I've had violent sneezing an...
by Got2buzz
Sun Oct 29, 2006 11:50 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: Pain Changing Location
Replies: 3
Views: 2534

Thank you!

Randolph I appreciate the time and effort you put into your reply. Thanks! There's a good chance you're right on about doing too much. Just having this pain shift after two months...............would have thought if the shift is caused by more injury why wait til now? Especially since I'm learning h...
by Got2buzz
Sun Oct 29, 2006 10:29 pm
Forum: General Health Topics
Topic: Workman's Comp Problems (CA)
Replies: 5
Views: 7943

Workman's Comp Problems (CA)

Might be a good topic to share experiences and what worked to get the care you needed.(?)

Although I have a legitimate claim I've been told (by a Workman's Comp acting JUDGE) that I better get a lawer ASAP or I'll be SOL. :cry:

Take care
by Got2buzz
Sun Oct 29, 2006 10:20 pm
Forum: Sciatica and Leg Pain
Topic: Pain Changing Location
Replies: 3
Views: 2534

Pain Changing Location

For two months I've had hellish sciatica pain getting up in the morning. Usually a hot shower and a handful of meds gets the pain under control in an hour or two. As long as I don't forget my meds, things during the day and into the evening are bearable. Until the last few days I could stand, sit (w...
by Got2buzz
Thu Oct 26, 2006 10:01 pm
Forum: Lower Back Pain
Topic: back pain and steroids
Replies: 12
Views: 29139

Medrol

I too was given a Medrol "shock pack" (6 pills/5 pills/4 pills) by my GP. The first two (higher) doses were a pain free MIRACLE for me after 5 weeks of hellish sciatica pain. Lower doses did nothing. :( Don't count oral steriods out totally. My doc- who is one brilliant guy explained he used them to...