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... hey there Liliac Just wondering how your check up went with the Neuro? as all the symptoms you have descibed l have EXACTLY the same thing and l am 4 months post op, and the symptoms are slowly getting more severe? Any light on what the problem is if there is one, as no one can seem to help me here in AUSTRALIA if anyone else has the same sort of symptoms from a ACDF... (9 replies)
... I had a minimal isometric excercise program to help get my neck back working again after the collar came off. My doc didn't want me to start PT until six months. He was a bit conservative. I honestly believe that the PT and continuing excercise has been critical to my successful recovery. (11 replies)
... so not sure what I'll do about that. He said my soreness and the "horse pill stuck in the throat" feeling would continue to slowly improve. ... (11 replies)

... When I lay down it's not as bad, just sort of feels like I have a pill stuck there. ... (9 replies)
... I went back to work on light duty this past week. Monday I was stiff by the end of the day. Im only working 8 hours M-F. I work 12 hours shifts normally. I wont be doing that until the 6 month. By Friday I was getting better about being able to handle the day. My complaints at this juncture is my chin is still numb along my incision, some swallowing issues sometimes (its if I... (0 replies)
... to describe it I would just say my throat feels more "closed" and a little tight.....but I can eat anything without problems. I occasionally have an issue with a pill or vitamin that feels like it gets stuck, so I just glug a lot of water until it feels like it goes down better. ... (2 replies)
... Anyway, the worst so far, has been the swallowing. I battle to swallow the pills, every now and again, they get stuck in my throat. ... (4 replies)
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... in chest. Went to bed but when woke up I couldn't move. It felt like I had knife stuck in my chest pinning me to bed. I couldn't call out for help because my lungs wouldn't expand enough. Could only barely whisper. ... (46 replies)
... op and occasionally choke on a pill or food. If the pill isn't coated I have more problems swallowing. Also, bread seems to get stuck in my throat sometimes too. I'm still taking smaller bites of food. ... (1 replies)
... Hi all. I had 2 level fusion 2 years ago and have had problems with swallowing and choking since. I cannot swallow my Lortab 10 mg pill as it gets stuck every single time!!! I am no switched to Percocet 10 mg and that is much easier to swallow. But any pill that large I can't do. ... (22 replies)
... Well my throat always feels tight. And swallowing even my Lortab 10mg pill it gets stuck most of the time mid way down throat!! So I know something is not right. I too, have had my thyroid checked and it is fine. ... (36 replies)
... odness!!! I am having this too! I had 2 level fusion in 2008. I am still having swallowing problems. I also choke on liquids a lot. I cannot swallow a large pill well. It gets stuck half way down right about where the fusion is. ... (36 replies)
... pain that shoots down the whole right side of my body. When it is really bad, I have his pain right between my breast bone, it feels lie I have swallowed a horse pill that got stuck in my throat. That is killer. ... (5 replies)
... n to give the meds at home, give them on the prescribed schedule until you see how she is doing. If she waits to be in pain you are looking at 20 minutes for the pill to fully kick in and that can be a heck of a wait if pain is bad. ... (1 replies)
Sore throat?
Mar 25, 2007
... Hello Mrs. Anchortown, it sure seems that the recovery process has been different in some way for everyone, so his experience may be different than mine - but this has been my experience with swallowing, for what its worth: I had 3 level ACDF c4-c7, with plates and donor bone on Feb 7th, just about 6 1/2 weeks ago. In the hospital, the nurse would crush my pills (using... (4 replies)
... Although I am feeling much better today I have to admit it.. stuck pill feeling is gone.. ... (20 replies)
... Jean, I am 3 weeks post op. Remeber, I overdid at the mall a week ago, took me several days to get over that, now I am having alot of the symptoms I had before surgery, like you my legs and hips are sore, and stiff, i am having shoulder pain, and sore muscles in my arms, I hope this is temporary. I am freaked out over this. I havn't done anything against the rules since... (20 replies)
... bdancer I can relate .........I only had that stuck pill sensation during the first few days....never had neck incision hurt , now at 3 weeks my throat feels funny and the incision hurts ...... ... (20 replies)
... I have been feeling so good that I was totally surprised when I started having some slight pain and stuck pill sensation.. ... (20 replies)


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