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My days lately have been a mixed bag! My pain in the spine has been pretty well controlled, intermittently. But I'm having new pains in both shoulders & elbows, which I've never experienced before. Now I have spondylitis, I have read that can be common. Anyone else experience peripheral pain? Also, I really dont know who to see about my spondylitis. My PC? Osteoporosis? Or I see allot of people see a rheumatologist? What are your thoughts?
I have had vitamin D deficiency for years and regularly take supplements and was diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia in the hospital in March. While I was in the hospital I was given iron by IV. I have added more foods with high vitamin D and iron to my diet but I can't seem to make any headway with getting my numbers where my PCP wants them.
Hey everyone. Say I was wondering if anyone has ever had complications since they have been dex'ed with this spondylistis crap? I do believe this is what is causing a lot of my issues. I do see the RA doc but not until Feb. I am just wondering if you have what kind of issues you had. I'm just having so much pain through my low back and nasty pain in my legs not to mention weakness. I am totally fused through my SI joints, hips and pelvis but I also have been having chills lately to go with… read more
I am on 3 Los of pain killers that do not help I have been on lots of different ones but they do nothing for the pain. I find walking is getting so painful that I don't want to go out can any one suggest some thing that might help
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
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