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  1. Different surgery outcomes-PLEASE!!!!!
    ... that same pain for close to a year. I was living on ibuprofen and pain killers for 8 months before the surgery....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  2. Newbie to back problems... Questions
    ... Celebrex or Bextra are in the same class of drug. Ibuprofen and Naproxen are also possibilities. I don't know...
    ... Celebrex or Bextra are in the same class of drug. Ibuprofen and Naproxen are also possibilities. I don't know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Naproxen Vioxx

  3. New to board, 4 wks post microdiscectomy
    ... been on Celebrex(now off), muscle relaxers (soma), IBuprofen , glucosamin/chondr., darvocet 800mg and ambien to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ambien Celebrex Prilosec Soma

  4. What exactly is a fusion and who does it help?
    ... bone graft materials' success of fusion, like taking Ibuprofen , Aleve or certain other inflammatory meds. Of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  5. What are us back problem people taking for meds?
    ... hmmmm, what have I tried? Wellllll, I started on Ibuprofen and was taking appx 2400mg a day. But, tapered that...
    ... then, I have been on the PM rollercoaster, taking Ibuprofen 800mgs (which did nothing), then oral cortisone, which...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Lortab Percocet Ultracet Vicodin

  6. Have you had a microdisectomy/still in pain?
    ... painfree....not without pain, but I rarely have to take ibuprofen to bring the pain in check. Before surgery I could...

  7. what can i do to releive back pain?
    ... That is just my personal experience. Keep taking your Ibuprofen , I found that Aleve is very good. My dr had me taking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  8. Bulging disc-how does it heal???
    ... long term - it is much harder on internal organs. Ibuprofen and Acetomenophen are much better choices for back...

  9. Any alternative to Advil???
    ... a fusion and with a fusion, my dr said no advil or ibuprofen for about 2-3 months. I can only take Vicodin and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Tylenol Vicodin

  10. I want non-surgical success stories-any?
    ... At this point, I am not taking any meds (except for ibuprofen occassionally), and am doing PT about once a week...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Flexeril Skelaxin aleve

  11. Post-op fusion pain med question
    ... Which doesn't feel like much. I wish I could take Ibuprofen , as that's always helped me with pain in the past ... menstral cramps, headaches, etc). But my dr says no Ibuprofen until about 8-10 wks post-op. And regular Tylenol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Vicodin

  12. Post L5-S1 Microdiskectomy Leg Pain...Anyone?
    ... have helped a little. SO, you might want to try some ibuprofen . Doesn't this stuff make everyone feel old?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  13. sciatic pain, any suggestions?
    ... and if you can, one behind your back. Other than Ibuprofen , I don't know. Aleve does pretty good. I hope you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  14. Feeling So Frustrated and scared!!!!
    ... I just had the one injection, that made me go from Ibuprofen to Vicodin. The one inj was enough. I have such a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  15. Wondering on drug
    ... your heavy hittin' drugs like Vicodin (hydrocodone) Ibuprofen is good too for those minor pain days Good luck...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Hydrocodone Neurontin Ultram Vicodin

  16. Morning Back & Leg Pain (Sciatica)
    ... it. I take 2 to 4 a day. Also, I take Ultram and Ibuprofen . Have you tried blocks, acupuncture or a chiropractor...
    ... they may do to my liver or kidneys. I take 3 800 mg Ibuprofen a day and this scares me too. I do not consider...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Ultram Percocet

  17. back pain? whatta you think?
    ... the lower back shooting down some into my leg. Took ibuprofen , woke up in what seemed to be enough pain to justify ... eased (this was the point at which I discovered that Ibuprofen , or Darvocet, or whatever was pretty much useless...

  18. What could this be??
    ... battle the bulge). Take it easy for a few days. Ibuprofen is good for reducing inflammation and will help the...

  19. IN A STICKY SITUATION: PLEASE READ, I WISH I WZ "FREEDA" SHIP ME OFF WITH THIS PAIN
    ... hours) Soma 350 mg- 2 a day, (morning and night) Ibuprofen 100 mg- 6 a day (every two hours) I am crying ... can fuction to get ready for work. I have to take 2 Ibuprofen 's and 1 Hydrocodone or I cannot even stand up all...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Soma

  20. So much pain at night!!!
    ... sometimes I try to use Ice and a heating pad along with Ibuprofen and pain meds. nothing ever seems to work for me neither...

  21. SI dysfunction
    ... back on my right side. My family doctor prescribed ibuprofen and a muscle relaxant. These did not help. I then...

  22. 17 years-old with a bad back
    ... soreness. When school started, I was taking a lot of ibuprofen just to be able to sit at the desks during the day...

  23. Swelling of Feet and Charlie Horse's in Calf
    ... Taking any anti-inflammatories such as ibuprofen ? That can cause pretty dramatic foot swelling and...

  24. How Do I Know If It's.... (First post here, please help)
    ... if it's muscular or if I popped a rib down low. Ibuprofen doesn't seem to work. Ice doesn't work and heat doesn...

  25. 3 months post surgery;still in pain
    ... day and supplemented the pain with 3x 800mg does of Ibuprofen on bad days. I had a few narcs that I saved for the...
    ... day and supplemented the pain with 3x 800mg does of Ibuprofen on bad days. I had a few narcs that I saved for the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra

  26. 22 y/o, post-discectomy L4-L5 and still in pain
    ... instead of my left. After PT, my doctor suggested 2-3 Ibuprofen every day and that I should learn to deal with the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin

  27. Upper outer left calf pain advice please
    ... espectively. Also, it's should be noted that if I take Ibuprofen or Vioxx, the pain goes away and I almost feel back...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vioxx

  28. Any Suggestions? Pain Dr. Wants to do Caudal Block
    ... the morning, to coat the stomach, then usually 800mg ibuprofen 3 x a day IF I remember to-LOL. The first neuro I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Nexium Percocet Vicodin

  29. Anterior Cervical Fusion of C 5-6 6-7 Neck
    ... discomfort by using LOTS of Naproxen, Vioxx , Relafan Ibuprofen , not all at once but different pills at different...
    ... discomfort by using LOTS of Naproxen, Vioxx , Relafan Ibuprofen , not all at once but different pills at different...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Naproxen Vioxx

  30. Looking for answers...
    ... problem you could look into something stronger than ibuprofen for a little while. I take baclofen now for my muscle...
    Medications also discussed in this post: BACLOFEN Ultram Vioxx

  31. Lower back pain 2 years after partial laminectomy.
    ... about damaging my liver or kidneys by taking too much Ibuprofen . This is a very different pain from what I had before...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  32. Good fusion outcomes wanted!
    ... physical therapy etc. The doctor gave me 800 mg of Ibuprofen to take 4 times a day plus extra strenth vicoden 4...

  33. hello, and can you help me? post-micro-surg, L5-S1
    ... meds to about 3 per day . . also taking ibuprofen a few times a day also ... btw .. when I stood up...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Vicodin

  34. anyone had a muscle spasm in their sacrum and did it affect the sciatic nerve
    ... its instability. Currently taking muscle relaxants, ibuprofen and hydrocodone which provide relief. However, have ... neurologist, back doctor, pain clinic, etc. The Ibuprofen doesn't seem to do much for my sacroilliac region...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone

  35. Normal EMG, but all these symptoms
    ... pinched nerve. Dah! This all was on MRI. He said to take Ibuprofen . Like that was a new idea. Anyway, I bot a hm-traction...

  36. Morning Back Pain
    ... green light--that type of movement). I've tried ibuprofen , with little-or-no improvement; and having my husband...

  37. Had Mylegram Friday-HELP!!! PAIN!!!!
    ... did the procedure and they told me to rest and take ibuprofen . That did NOTHING! I took some darvocet but it just...
    ... did the procedure and they told me to rest and take ibuprofen . That did NOTHING! I took some darvocet but it just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  38. bone spurs on spine!
    ... dr. should take a look. You might try naproxyn or ibuprofen to help with the inflammation. Good luck. Carol...

  39. New here- ESI question
    ... labor) so don't let the doctors treat this as such. Ibuprofen is good for inflammation and if you need heat, only...
    ... labor) so don't let the doctors treat this as such. Ibuprofen is good for inflammation and if you need heat, only...

  40. implantable neurostimulator
    ... told me he could increase my meds. whoopee!!!! 800 mg Ibuprofen 5 or 6 times per day already. I can imagine what my...
    ... wasn't for me.Mart7 is right about the amounts of the ibuprofen that you are taking being harmful.Not only to your ... rather shocked that your Dr would Rx you this dosage of ibuprofen .And I cannot beleive that your Dr hasn't offered you ... severe pain that you must be having with just plain old ibuprofen .you really need something more than that.In this day...
    ... narcotics or anything else. I didn't know however that Ibuprofen hurt the kidneys. I have been on it for about three...

  41. Back Pain - New, Scared, Need Advice!
    ... was on a lot -- dilautid/vicodin, ativan, zoloft, ibuprofen , I forget what else) and released me from the hospital...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan Neurontin Vicodin Zoloft

  42. Need Help Back and Tailbone Injury Wont Go Away
    ... and wasn't properly treated. Doctors kept giving me ibuprofen and physical therapy but it didn't get better. Now...

  43. Low Back Went out Yesterday - any Reccomendations?
    ... Another thing you can do is take an anti-inflammatory ( ibuprofen ). Eliminate all activities which aggravate the back...

  44. Severe lower back pain and teeth problems?
    ... going on. Of course, anti-inflammatories (aspirin, ibuprofen , etc.) are all about this. But maybe antibiotics...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  45. Help me help my fiance! Please!
    ... any type of surgery. He is in pain constantly. Ibuprofen doesn't help; celebrex doesn't help. Can anyone suggest ... muscle massage help? Acupuncture? Anything besides Ibuprofen ? I'm desperate. Thanks!...
    ... any type of surgery. He is in pain constantly. Ibuprofen doesn't help; celebrex doesn't help. Can anyone suggest ... muscle massage help? Acupuncture? Anything besides Ibuprofen ? I'm desperate. Thanks! Hello Cyndee, As you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  46. ssi and my disabilitys questions
    ... sentence for me.I have now stopped taking the 800mg ibuprofen as they are not working.my muscles are on fire every...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  47. Low back causes hip pain?
    ... The real problem is the doctor will only prescribe Ibuprofen because he says, "I don't want yo to do something...
    ... The real problem is the doctor will only prescribe Ibuprofen because he says, "I don't want yo to do something...

  48. Good laminectomy outcomes wanted (really, all experiences)
    ... also spoke of using NSAIDS. I must confess I LIVE on ibuprofen . I take 800mg before and after ANY activity that I...
    ... come back, but only for brief time, say overnight. Ibuprofen takes care of it, and I am reminded to take it easy...
    ... trouble. Microspine prescribed a muscle relaxer and ibuprofen for that, and that helps tremendously (pain went from...
    ... been the big issue with me (haven't used more than ibuprofen in more than a year). Rather, it's been working on...

  49. In Tears Someone Help please :(
    ... boot, therefore when someone actually is in pain it's Ibuprofen or nothing. Not even Darvocet. I am currently taking...

  50. need help please
    ... right leg pain and gave more meds and advised to take Ibuprofen for three weeks and come back and see him. this is...

  51. Newbie here! Q's about Laminectomy.
    ... that that are trouble. I'm on no pain meds beyond ibuprofen and an occasional valium for spasms. Still, as is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Valium

  52. 4 months post-op from lumbar spinal fusion and laminectomy
    ... getting any antiinflamatory medicines like Advil, or ibuprofen . My doctor says that is a no no for spine fusions...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Valium Vicodin

  53. High Blood Pressure from Meds
    ... I have been taking 800mg ibuprofen 3 times a day consistently for a couple months, as ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... causing blood pressure to elevate but I did find info on Ibuprofen . Gosh, you try and take the over the counter meds ... blood pressure. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( ibuprofen , naproxen sodium, aspirin) occasionally can raise...
    ... I rarely take over the counter medicine. The ibuprofen is prescription. Yes our stores all have them and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx Aspirin Naproxen

  54. Treatments for Mild Bulging Disc
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  55. back pain
    ... take Bayer Back & Body pills and was wondering if ibuprofen would be better. I have regular ibuprofen and prescription ... 800 mg ibuprofen also....
    ... relaxant with the anti-inflammatory? I always think ibuprofen is the best choice for pain, but that's just my opinion...
    ... of aspirin and 32.5 mg of caffine. I usually take ibuprofen also. It always worked for me but thought I would...
    Medications also discussed in this post: bayer Aspirin

  56. can chiropractors work safely on discs??
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  57. still having left buttock pain
    ... without bad side effects, for the pain, and 8oo mg of ibuprofen for inflammation. you probably have herniated discs...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultracet

  58. IDET procedure
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  59. back pain
    ... thing you should do is continue taking the advil or ibuprofen regularly ie, every 6 or 8 hours whatever it tell...

  60. Now I'm depressed....
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  61. question about pain meds
    ... hours, i am much better now, and am taking 800 mg of ibuprofen 3 times a day, and ultracet as needed. it helps take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultracet Valium

  62. Help!!! I need some sleep.
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Elavil Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  63. Columbus, OH chiropractor (no health ins)
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  64. Successstory and other nucleoplasty patients: How was your recovery?
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  65. Checked with the doctor's office about the "Patch"
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx lidoderm

  66. In reference to the pain patch
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx lidoderm

  67. Hello...newbie here!
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  68. Pain Patches
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... it. So can I take other meds with it, like 800mg ibuprofen ? Doubt if I should take the vicodin, but will check...
    ... your Dr office and ask them if you can use either ibuprofen or the vicodin for BT pain. I'm sure since he is the...
    ... gave me large scripts (90 day with refills) on 800mg Ibuprofen , which I told him worked best for me. He also gave ... me Vicodin and Nexuim to take because of the ibuprofen killing my stomach. It was my second visit to him...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  69. Civil Service Disability
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  70. Justwanttositagain-how are you sitting????????
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  71. gharari - Questions on your nucleoplasty?
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  72. Percocet question?
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Percocet Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  73. 10yr old dd w/undiagnosed back pain...help
    ... back (especially two places on her spine). She is on Ibuprofen and Celebrex. My questions are... *Has anyone experience ... maybe going to start menstruation. I would give her Ibuprofen and she would feel better. *Do you think maybe the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  74. 10yr old dd w/undiagnosed back pain...help
    ... did a lot of walking and I would have to give her ibuprofen at night) Her back pain was so sporadic then that...

  75. Bulging disks at L4 & L5??????
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx