@ 19471 was diagnoses with herniated disc last October and am on PT, acupuncture, oxycodone. Thinking of epidural. But must get off blood thinners first. Any have this experience??
Member has chosen to not make this information public.
Member not yet following any Pages.
Feb 24, 2017 · PT 2x a week for very painful degenerative disc pinching in Spine Health
Anyone try chiropractors for this?
This morning I had a CT Scan and compared to the MRI I had in October, it shows degenerative disk pinching the nerve. I cannot take the epidural injection because I’m on blood thinners. After consulting with my cardiologist and a pain doctor, my prescribing Dr. ordered from my pharmacy 2 Percocet every 4 hours, plus a 6 day course of of Steroid/Medro. If the Percocet doesn’t work, then take 1 ocicodin every 12 hours. Sounds like a lot of meds but the pain is horrific. . CVS has delivery only at 3 pm! No exceptions! And this is Upper Eastsid Manhattan. Getting neighbor to pick up. The heating pad while waiting. Lyrica never worked. Pain is burning/aching. Thx Jen