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... or advise. I am not sure what type of injections I will be getting. The doc just told me he was going to give me epideral injections to try to figure out what is going on with me. Like I said before, this is the first time I have seen him. ... (5 replies)
... Anyway, I have had trigger point injections, 5 months of physical therapy, been to a neurologist and a chiropractor with no results. The new doc now wants to try epideral injections. I am very scared. Has anyone else tried these? ... (5 replies)
... I to have dd in cervical,thorastic and lumber plus other problems. I did do the epidural injections but for they made me worse than what I started with before I went the pain managemnt. I did 3 seris in hope of relief from pain but no such luck! ... (5 replies)

... inflammitories, pain killers, you name it. Recently, I started with Acupunture. My doctor recommends to have an epideral injection. Can anyone explain to me how it's been done? ... (1 replies)
... I have neck and thoracic area pain constantly!! I got my first epideral shot on aug.19th. ... (18 replies)
... The first 5 epidurals I had were without conscious sedation. Not the best way. Ask your doc if this is available. The procedure is used with a local that will give you numbness for a few hours, then it will be worse for a few days, then better if it is going to help when the steroid kicks in. It is a cortico-steroid, not the type used for building muscle. It will take a... (5 replies)
... Hi Angel, I have DDD also, along with OS and 2 ruptured disk at the C4 &C5. I've had 2 epidurals in the last year and they are all that keeps the pain away in my spine. I've have 2 kinds of epidurals in my life. The first one was just a shot in my spine with me leaning over. The 2 I've had in the last year included an x-ray machine that the doctor used to make sure the... (5 replies)
... {{{ Angel }}} I also have DDD.. plus other things... I have done the epidural and it worked for ME.. sometimes it hasnt for people. I have found taking 600mg of ibuprofen 3x a day has helped me amazingly.. I was ready to go and do the epidural again and have gotten some relief so I decided to put it off until the pain returns. Some of the other things i do fo rmy neck is... (5 replies)
... Name is Ed and I am a 37 yr old retired police officer. I was injured in the line of duty in 1997. I received a spinal cord Injury on that night. I have had five epideral injections with moderate relief for my pain, but they are no longer effective. I am facing surgery in the next week or two. ... (6 replies)
... I have had 5 cervical epideral injections over at O.S.U. Hospital. From March 99 to July 2001. They helped the Pain some. ... (4 replies)
... I had an epidural injection, but not for neck and arm pain, so I don't know if that's a different deal. I had it done by an anesthesiologist in a hospital setting, outpatient. It wasn't all that big of a deal, although I do remember it hurting to some degree when they did the actual injection. And it is definitely done with a certain degree of care since they don't want... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the info! I have a contract with my primary, saying I can only take what she prescribes, if I have to go to ER, I am to call her and let her know. My primary has been helpful and knows I am in need of meds for my pain. I am open to trying other meds that are more consistent. I had had PT for 8 years, just stopped last year, will be trying AquaTherapy soon. I have... (12 replies)
... :dizzy: I know just what you are going through! I have a different problem, I began having symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis when I was 18, had more severe symptoms in 1995 and just dismissed them, than was hit wiht severe pain, numbness and muscle spasms in both arms...this went on for weeks and I still didn't go to the doctor. In the year 2000 I found I couldn't speak at... (10 replies)
... Hi, I posted last week regarding the pain pump I am getting on the 10th of this month. I spent almost all of yesterday reading old posts and getting lots of information from this site. I am 42, I have 3 grandkids and 3 grown kids as well. I have been married for almost 24 yrs and I have a wonderful husband, BUT....... He has been to hell and back with me and my illnesses. I... (10 replies)
Confused
Apr 12, 2007
... I started receiving injections. I have tried trigger point injections and epideral with no relief. Yesterday, my doc said he was going to do facet joint injections. I thought I was prepared because I researched them. ... (2 replies)
... Hello out there, my name is katrina and i have just started my journey on research for intrathecal drug therapy. Almost three years ago, i was involved in a car accident. From that i was left with constant, chronic low back pain. I have now been thru all conventional treatments and my pain doctor has advised me that a pain pump would be good for me. I have been thru... (9 replies)
I realize now...
Sep 29, 2003
... I am having epideral steroid injections foe the 5th time. I am doing a series if needed. Always have only had tmeporary relief from them. ... (5 replies)
... I have been seeing the same PM doctor for 2-1/2 yrs. I feel that he has given up on me. I have Chronic Myrofacial Pain in my neck and rt. shoulder. I demanded a MRI, after numerous (too many to count) TrP injections, Botox shots, etc. It was descovered that I also have bulging discs protruding to the right (c-4,4-5& 5-6. It also extends into the T's. Also spinal stenous (sp).... (4 replies)
... and he couldn't do anything that day until he has my records, and that he would like to do epideral steroid injections. I have had 2 medrol dose pacs, prednisone, nerve blocks, 2 ER visits, and 3 lidocaine infusions this year with no lasting relief. ... (1 replies)




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