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I often see that people take these meds but don't know what the names of them are so I can ask the doctors if they would help me sleep without so much pain. If you take them please can you give me the name of the medication you take and if it helps. Thank you. X
I am in pain in middle of back most days gets me down and joints. Can this be the AS. Seeing a neurologist next month about this as may be neuropathic pain. Just fed up with it not knowing what is.?.
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I had severe middle/upper back pain and saw a Neurologist at University if Michigan. I had a Thoracic MRI which just showed a few bulging disks and mild Dowagers Hump, but nothing serious. I also had… read more
@A MySpondylitisTeam Member, Yes, we are all different yet the same, what surgery did you have in 2004? I am so sorry you have had to go through cancer. I am sure it was a life changer when you… read more
I had C fusion in January. There was no communication from neurosurgeon that my pain wouldn't go away but simply change it's form. Nothing was said about fatigue, brain fog, weakness/numbness in basically the left side of my body. Am I ticked off for nothing? Is this normal? Not sure what to do at this point
I had a C Fusion C4/5 & C5/6 due to Myelopathy caused by Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament flattening my spinal cord. After the surgery I had tingling and numbness in my right hand… read more
I started symptoms when I was 16, chiropractors and more chiropractors until my early 30's and I quit. Diagnosed at 43 :'( Two spinal fusion surgeries, 70% curve in my l 4, l 5 and because I walked around with a fractured screw for over a year after my first surgery that caused 6 discs to rupture which were caged in my second surgery along with rods, bigger now :/ pins screws etc etc etc, instead of supporting my spine from the inside with screws which obviously didn't work, they went t the… read more
When I went to the spinal clinic, the surgeon, of course, insisted on surgery. I explained to him that currently that isn't an option. My brother had spinal fusion surgery and the constant pain ruined… read more
Since I stopped having the flu jab every year, haven't had it the last two times, I have suddenly got much better and all the pain in my legs at night has gone. I'm sleeping all night and not waking… read more
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