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... you knocked out, have your leg elevated and use a tourniquet to cut off blood supply. They put an IV in your foot and inject the same thing they would in doing a nerve block, then slowly let the blood return to your leg. I'm gonna ask on here if anybody has had that before. ... (8 replies)
... What's sad is, my first nerve block, I didn't rest at all the day I had it and went back to work the next day. The last block, the one that knocked me out of work, I actually rested!!! ... (8 replies)
... I have RSD in my left ankle...diagnosed in June of this year. I had a nerve block in August and it helped me tremendously! When it started to wear off and my PM doctor wanted me to have two nerve blocks, one week apart. ... (8 replies)

... Sorry to hear of your pain. I have tried the sympathetic nerve blocks for my leg (3) as well as a ganglion nerve block in my neck (1) for my arm. So far, for me, I have had little to no relief. The lumbar injection wasn't too uncomfortable and I found the ganglion injection to be very uncomfortable. I think different things work for different people, but what do I know, much... (15 replies)
... Hello Abbymom, welcome to Healthboards. I'm so sorry that your daughter is dealing with that kind of pain. If she has had more pain since having the nerve block then she shouldn't do anymore blocks! Either that or find somebody else to do the block to be sure it isn't the person who did the block. ... (2 replies)
... My daughter has been told that she most likely has RSD after a volleyball injury. We had our first sympathetic nerve block today and she says her leg actually hurts worse than prior to the injection. Is that normal to anyone else... ... (2 replies)
... My daughter had 2 nerve blocks and then the sympathetic nerve block which did stop the pain. The procedure was more involved than the nerve block but was worth it in the long run. It took a few weeks to work. Good luck! ... (15 replies)
... Johnathan is right! When they talked about doing surgery on my ankle that has the RSD, the first thing they all agreed on is that they were going to do a nerve block within ten days of the surgery and do a block before starting the surgery. ... (15 replies)
... So sorry to hear of your stinks!!! I have had three nerve blocks. The first one I did was WONDERFUL!!!! It lasted three months! That was the best three months since my diagnosis 10 months ago. ... (15 replies)
... I was diagnosed with RSD a year ago. I've been taking Gabopentin now for 7 months. ... (15 replies)
... I had an ankle injury plus the RSD pain. At the time, they were not for certain that I had RSD. After they did the nerve block, I didn't have any pain other than the pain from the injury so that confirmed the RSD diagnosis. ... (10 replies)
Nerve Block UPDATE
Feb 11, 2013
... Well I had my first nerve block today. I had the IV sedation which was a nice cocktail of Fentyanl and Versed...very effective! That was this morning, its now 1741 and NO PAIN! ... (4 replies)
... I haven't heard of that one. I too when back to work after the block. I'll remember not to have a pedicure after a block. Actually since the RSD is in my feet I really couldn't imagine having someone touch my feet. ... (8 replies)
... So sorry to hear you are going through this!!! I have to say that I've experienced wonderful help with pain controlling the RSD part of y pain. control. ... (8 replies)
... I dont think so because I had one prior to that and it worked wonderfully for me! The second one I had, I was in more pain than before having the block, then like I said, the third one, I could barely walk. The PM doctor thinks I am having back spasms and that it has nothing to do with the procedure itself or the RSD. I have a hard time believing that I have been having back... (8 replies)
Nerve Block
Jan 23, 2013
... How long does the nerve block actually last? ... (14 replies)
Nerve Block
Jan 23, 2013
... Well the PM doctor said I have traits of RSD but he wants to do a nerve block to see if that helps. If it doesnt, then he said he will have a better idea whats going on. ... (14 replies)
... the RSD has gotten worse and the reason for the difficult time walking is due to back spasms from where they did the injection. Uh... ... (8 replies)
... week apart. The first block left me in more pain than when I had the block and the 2nd block left me in so much pain that I could barely walk! I got RSD after I tore two tendons. ... (0 replies)
... THe sympathetic nerve blocks are given in the lumbar area of the back. So, my block for the RSD in my foot is given in my back. No needles in the area. I had my Othopedic surgeon give me a cortisone shot in my ankle and my PM dr. ... (13 replies)

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