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06 Dec 2005

Extreme relentless lower back pain
3 vertebrae collapsed - no more joints - bone on bone - one vertebrae already eroding the head of the other - x-rays done, MRI SANDTON clinic done - DR Swanikoff injected cortisone but violent reaction to it - coxflam 3 per day - sinutab forte 3 per day - grandpa 3 per day. Cant sleep, cant stand to long , cant sit too long - Going crazy from constant pain - dead areas on left leg , left small toe etc -What can kill the pain???????????
I am seriously contemplating the permanent painrelief of a 9mm Please, there must be something that will relief the pain at least so that i can sleep for once in 20 years through the night!!!!
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Propeler,
You could have an operation where they can "fuse" the bones together which will reduce pain. Please ask your dr to refer you to orthopod - get 2nd opinion if needed. Ask if you could use something like Tramal in the mean time? You'll need a prescription.
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