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Old 08-01-2005, 06:55 AM   #1
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What's your most effective pain med?

I'm still waiting on a dx while my neuro is on vacation. Meanwhile I still have dizzy/forehead and eyebrow pins&needles every morning and I can't function for about 3 hours. I need a job and I need to function, so I'm shopping for a med that will let me drive to work and function. Post your med and how it helps you: every time I turn around it seems there's another drug and I can't keep up with it!

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Old 08-01-2005, 09:30 AM   #2
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Re: What's your most effective pain med?

Advil LiquiGels. I should be the national poster child for Advil. It works for me within 20 minutes and helps relieve the pins & needles and inflammation that causes dizziness. Advil plus Antivert are awesome (for me!) for dizziness associated with inflammation in the forehead area.

Old 08-01-2005, 09:48 AM   #3
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Re: What's your most effective pain med?

I have found Meclazine (Alavert) very effective for mylief from dizziness....
As far as pain, herbal therapy and acupuncture have rid me of ALL chronic pain that I've had for years...

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