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Neck And Head, Back Pain

Neck And Head, Back Pain

Am in a lot of pain with my neck and back it goes around face , shoulder sometimes it goes down my arm into my fingers.Any ideas for helping with the pain

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

Topical I use voltaren gel ! It makes it not such a deep pain! But truthfully nothing really takes the pain away, I just try to dull it down!

Could Your Back Pain Be Caused by Spondyloarthritis? Read more >

Voltaren

Voltaren

What works better and faster; the gel or pull form?
Also, is the otc version just as good?

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Hi AllisonPrietz,

Thank you for marking my anser as useful. Hope you have a good New Year. Have a great day.

Anyone Dealing With Meralgia Paresthetica? I Have This And Stenosis And Spondylitis. Looking For Treatment Options.

Anyone Dealing With Meralgia Paresthetica? I Have This And Stenosis And Spondylitis. Looking For Treatment Options.

I see pain Dr and it’s been 6 months and I am in debilitating pain. I am too young for this to be happening. Help

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

is what you have Neuralgia Paresthetica or Meralgia? I hadn’t heard of Meralgia. I know I have Neuralgia Paresthetica. With what I have, I would probably get better relief if I had a procedure to put… read more

Epidural Or Ablation?

Epidural Or Ablation?

Hola everyone!! Hope everyone is managing and having a great day. I have a question for anyone that has had an epidural or ablation? I just had me 2nd round of medial branch blocks from my L4 to S1 And now I’m scheduled for an epidural instead of ablation. He said he was afraid ablation would t work and didn’t want to try it just yet. What’s anyones thought or opinion on it. Thanks!!

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

I set up for epidural Friday never had this before

Foot Pain

Foot Pain

I have signify that pain in my feet. Any suggestions to minimize this pain. So far, the only thing I can find to lessen the pain is a pair of Hokas. There has to be more that I can do.

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

Thank you for the suggestion!

Breastbone Pain

Breastbone Pain

Hi 👋🏻 good people
I'm diagnosed with AS 6 years ago, and this year is being brutal to me, I'm still trying to find my self in this and I cannot realize still that I need to slow down....

Do you have pain in your chest and breastbone, and how does it feels for you
I do have Mitral Balve replaced 5 years ago, and I get panic attach when my chest are tight and hurts, so I ended up in ER like 3 times already, with chest pain, and because of my history of Mitral Valve replacement, they will run… read more

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

I had a mitral valve repair. It is scary afterwards. My ribs and collar bone get very inflamed. Took forever to get diagnosed with Entheropathic Spondyloarathy. I recently started on Voltarin… read more

Does Anyone Else Get What I Call "Stretchy Legs And Arms?"

Does Anyone Else Get What I Call "Stretchy Legs And Arms?"

It begins as I'm settling to sleep and causes me so much distress. The only way of relieving it is to either stretch out or curl up in a ball, I'm in tears with it sometimes. Last night was different in that my legs felt on fire too!

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Just saw this post! My doctor said it's RESTLESS LEG SYNDROME. He gave me a script for it. If my memory is correct the med is "Rest A Rill". It worked well. The RLS has returned lately & it's… read more

Nerve Block Injections

Nerve Block Injections

Hi I have severe nerve pain from the top of my spine and neck which causes extreme pain in my neck shoulder and right arm. I also have a painful pulling sensation in my neck. Can anyone advise if this injection will help with the pain as my mst, gabapentin and oramorph are not working?

A MySpondylitisTeam Member

I take 1500mg Gabapentin for my neuropathy. Doesn't help my neuropathy or my AS.

Does Colder Weather Affect Your Spondylitis Symptoms? What Helps?

Does Colder Weather Affect Your Spondylitis Symptoms? What Helps?

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The cold hits me hard. It make my back and hips hurt more. I am usually better in the morning than the afternoon. I have prescription pain pills but I do my best with over the counter