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... I had epidurals and nerve blocks in my neck prior to my ACDF. Currently I have been having the facet injections in my lumbar area...without a great deal of success...they only last for 10 days or so. The neck injections weren't that bad...had sedation for 2 epidurals.... ... (6 replies)
... S1 under CT guidance but without sedation. ... (30 replies)
... going on for over 4 yrs., since I made all the difference. They didn't sedate me, just numbed me...but it wasn't too bad. I've had epidurals with and without my neck and lower back. But they always numbed me. I went back to my regular PM Dr. ... (30 replies)

... ll known by her patients to be very good at it, to sedate her patients, and numb the area. I barely remember a thing and didn't feel a thing. I told her I wanted sedation and numbing for this injection coming up, she said no problem. I insist on it as I figure I have enough pain, I am not going through more. ... (30 replies)
... D The sedation makes it easier, but I did the diagnostic ones where they actually thread to each nerve individually without sedation and was fine, it was not fun, but it was not that bad. ... (5 replies)
Sep 29, 2016
... Hi I had a selective nerve root block a couple of weeks ago without sedation. Unfortunately it did not work. ... (1 replies)
... Anyway I asked about doing it without sedation because it is so much more expensive with it and they said NO, because it is both sides.... ... (5 replies)
Facet injections
Mar 5, 2004
... Both my cervical epidurals included facet joint injections and the 2nd one included occipital (sp.?) nerve block. So far much better. Don't know if it was the 2nd go of it or the added nerve block, but managing now without opiates, just anti-inflammatory and muscle relaxant at night. I've posted before and don't want to be a broken record, but everything I've read and... (6 replies)
... v sedation. My pain mgmnt doc gives me versed. Versed is wonderful. I suggest you do the sedation if your Dr is offering it. I can't say how uncomfortable it'd be without it or with just the oral valium. ... (5 replies)
Nerve blocks
Jan 10, 2003
... ck trouble. I had many epidurals which did nothing. Finally, I did have back surgery which did help me out alot for over a year. HOwever, problems again, with facet joints this time. I've had 2 sets of 6 joint injections. The first set, did nothing. The second set gave me alot of relief for about 10 days. ... (3 replies)
... neuro's I had seen, they used the anethesia dept of the hospital to do facet joint injections, discograms, etc. My spine specialist says that's too risky and he does his own. Done totally different. For instance. ... (7 replies)
... I've had many facet injections without any sedation. Does the nerve block feel the same or is it different? ... (16 replies)

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