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  1. Chronic Low Back & Hip Pain
    ... My Dr. put me on steroids (Decadron, 4mg/day) and Vicodin at night. He called it a therapeutic trial, saying ... flammation gradually appeared again, needing more Advil and Vicodin , and by April I woke up with intense pain/throbbing ... can't go back to sleep. I have taken so much Advil, Vicodin , etc. I'm sure my liver & kidneys are shot. Not to ... pain relief, cuz I can't keep up all this Advill and Vicodin . The woman I have become is so far away from...
    Medications also discussed in this post: decadron

  2. who has had problems with the CRX-9000
    ... to get the monthly injection than to be on a daily vicodin plan. One of the surgeons I see prescribes the meds...

  3. back pain
    ... car. My heating pads are right up there with the Vicodin in the relief they give me! :) (waving my heating...
    ... car. My heating pads are right up there with the Vicodin in the relief they give me! :) (waving my heating...

  4. How long to stay on pain meds after PLIF???
    ... much. I was taking oxycodone on a regular basis and vicodin for break through pain plus lyrica. I have continued...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Tylenol lyrica

  5. Questions about spinal fusion surgery
    ... was on Percocet for about 2 months, then switched to Vicodin . I think I scared MM before her surgery, but wasn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  6. OMG! And i thought it was bad before, yeah right!
    ... color and it's not helping trying to wean off the vicodin as not sure ifit's the cause ect. I really hate that...

  7. Overweight and Fusion?
    ... my right leg. Now I have pain in both.I also take vicodin and percocet for the pain. I feel the surgery was...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Elavil Percocet lyrica

  8. Hello all.....Back Fusion scheduled
    ... about the first 2 months or so. Then I switched to Vicodin , still strong, but not as strong as Percocet. I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Tylenol

  9. back pain
    ... in the mean time they have been giving me loads of vicodin because Im already on celebrex(for my foot problem...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  10. NEW tingling after first PT session??
    ... find a good pain med. I was on oxycodone and then vicodin for break-through pain, with lyrica twice a day for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone lyrica

  11. So tired - Does anyone have advice for help sleeping with sciatica pain.
    ... better relief from short acting/acute pain meds like Vicodin . Actually, when I was at my worst they did help take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Morphine Tylenol

  12. Return to Physical Therapy has begun
    ... that. He told me to just stay the course and take my vicodin and skelaxin as needed and take an NSAID if needed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Prednisone Skelaxin Zantac

  13. Lyrica nerve pain reducer is miracle
    ... and cannot take with it, but my doctor said taking Vicodin and/or Ibuprophen with it is no problem, they do not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  14. Why~Why~Why!?
    ... then I'm done. My spine doc does manage my pain with Vicodin and Zanaflex... I asked my PT his opinion of doing...
    ... sleep, can't get comfortable................. More vicodin .........................
    ... Thanks for the support :) I took an extra vicodin and zaneflex and then passed out in the recliner chair...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zanaflex

  15. Diagnosis Stenosis age 39!
    ... taking it for a while, probalby b/c of the combo of vicodin and ibuprofen, but again, I still had alot of pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Ibuprofen Percocet Skelaxin Soma Ultram Vicoprofen lyrica Medrol

  16. Confused and feels like going in circles.
    ... of meds but the ones that stuck around was Soma and Vicodin (not taken every day only when needed) I have had...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Soma

  17. melissa update, please read!
    ... s crazy. I am on thyroid meds, the arthritis now Vicodin as needed , clonopin and an antibiotic for sinus infection ... with that i will try the Neurotin again and skip the vicodin . the only thing about the Neurotin is it may give...

  18. Back From My 6 Week Checkup
    ... wean me off percocet. I think he wants to get me on vicodin . That would be great if it works. I took my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Percocet

  19. Hurts to walk, sit, lay down
    ... you do without proper pain meds. Unlike Percocet, Vicodin (Lortab) CAN be called in to the pharmacy. It's not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Percocet

  20. Is life over as I use to kow it?
    ... or 9. They gave me the usual assortment of pills ( vicodin and soma). It helps "a little". Thanks for letting...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Soma

  21. hello to all i'm back.
    ... dose. After a couple of months, I was switched to Vicodin , which is a little less strong. Are you taking the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  22. Anyone Had a T5 to L5 Fusion?
    ... recovery is like. At over a year post-op, I still take Vicodin everyday and expect to for the rest of my life. I...

  23. Lidoderm Patches....TENS unit
    ... started Celebrex at the same time and have upped my Vicodin . I cut it in half and place it right over the painful...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex lidoderm

  24. Advice on current situation..
    ... and they only carried codeine, before that I was on vicodin for my back as well as my heart meds. Eventually ... the doctor for free. Another question is I prefer vicodin over the codeine. Codeine makes me itchy and nauseas ... doctor I'm seeing about possibly switching back to vicodin ? I don't want to sound like a drugseeker to them, ... yet at the same time I got much better results with vicodin and I had a better reaction to it as well, so I would...
    ... better relief, without the bad side effects, from Vicodin . Be honest and up front. Please keep us all updated...
    ... maybe less potent and she asked if I had ever tried vicodin . I answered no was she had the doctor prescribe it ... mostly. Wow.. the fog lifted when I started taking the vicodin and now I dont take T-3 anymore. (which is tylenol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Tylenol

  25. nerve pain after fusion
    ... on oxycondin 20 mg 3x day and lyrica 2x day; I have vicodin and skelaxin for break-through pain which I mostly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin lyrica

  26. Can you help me read my cervical CT scan, please?
    ... cuz I was so uncomfortable. Came home and took a vicodin , which helped. Here's what the current CT scan...

  27. Upcoming PLIF fusion surgery L5-S1
    ... sit without being in horrible pain. I was taking vicodin , flexeril and wearing a tens unit to make it through...
    ... sit without being in horrible pain. I was taking vicodin , flexeril and wearing a tens unit to make it through...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril

  28. My Valentine Present
    ... are: versed (twilight sedation), percocet, narco, vicodin , and oxycontin. The vicodin and narco are not strong...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone Oxycontin Percocet Tylenol

  29. Hubby in pain
    ... because he has a physical job. All the Dr offered was Vicodin , which does nothing, and wants him to come back this...
    ... him some sort of dose of prednisone along with the vicodin in order to reduce the inflammation.this worked amazingly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Prednisone Medrol

  30. Looking for support more than answers
    ... as nervous. Oh I did take one half pill more of my vicodin , 1 1/2 instead of 1, 750 mg pill. I didn't care how...

  31. back pain and dr won't help... :(
    ... of the mri report. the only meds they have me on is vicodin . i had an epideral in my back and it made it worse...
    ... have had an injection and physical therapy and im on vicodin right now!! my mri was 2 years ago. and i know it...

  32. on pain meds before the nerve pain kicks in
    ... (morphine sulfate XR) and an acute pain reliever ( vicodin ). After 4 months I'm off of the morphine and taking ... 1-3 doses of vicodin depending on the pain - which is mostly from soreness...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Percocet

  33. Lower Back Pain Help!
    ... t function on it. So in January he switched me to vicodin for pain when needed (breakthrough I guess). I still ... take the ibu every other day or so and the vicodin I take on days when I have therapy or when I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  34. Pain meds after surgery: how much is too much??
    ... that for a couple of months before I was switched to Vicodin . I think you're wise to not worry about getting...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  35. Is this true?
    ... your on very strong pain meds, I was on Methadone and Vicodin prior to my surgery so I'm very familiar with opiates...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Methadone

  36. lumbar back fusion at l4/l5 , l5/s1 levels on 2.20.08
    ... stayed on that for a couple of months, then switched to Vicodin and am still on it. I take Colace everyday, too,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Percocet

  37. Please help-is this a nerve illiness/injury?
    ... male with a desk job), she also prescribed celebrex, vicodin and physical therapy. It's been about 2 months since...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  38. Leg pain after L5/S1 fusion
    ... will need pain meds for the rest of my life. I take Vicodin twice a day, sometimes three times during a harder...

  39. Accupuncture as a treatment option....
    ... medication. Right now I'm down to two doses a day of vicodin (2x5/500). My GP was concerned about my liver (cuz ... of the tylenol in the Vicodin pills) but the liver function test came back fine...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  40. Newbie - Just had IDET
    ... The bottom3 discs (L3-S1) were black. I was given Vicodin by my PCP, which I took as needed. I finally took ... right side. Through this time I continued to take Vicodin as needed. In February 2006 my doctor recommended ... candidate. By June I had built a tolerance to Vicodin , and had to take 3 at a time to get any effect. So...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Amitriptyline Elavil Fentanyl Morphine Neurontin Percocet Roxicet lyrica

  41. AlMOST 2 YRS POST OP AND A SUCCESS!!!!!!
    ... medication that I take daily. I am now down to one 5/500 vicodin tab daily, and one skelaxin tab daily. And that I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin

  42. Spinal Decompression DRX-9000?
    ... I did. For a while I got in a habit of taking a vicodin around 8:30am and by the time I dropped off the kids ... 30am around the mid way through treatment and the vicodin would help take the edge off the pain I felt during...

  43. pain in shoulder and Neck
    ... pain and all they have done so far is give me a some Vicodin and send me home. Any suggestions would help. THanks...

  44. My husband not getting much better
    ... He is still in pain. I got his GP to prescribe Vicodin and a muscle relaxant, but he is still about the same...
    ... matching heating pads now. My concern is that the Vicodin isn't holding him for very long. I don't think that...
    ... Be careful giving your hubby tylenol on top of the vicodin . It has tylenol in it -- I am pretty sure. He would...
    ... has decided to stick with the Tylenol instead of the Vicodin . I guess the Tylenol relieves the pain better. He...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Motrin aleve

  45. What Causes Annular Tears In The Disc Spaces At L4-5 And L5-s1
    ... you, I know what you are going through. I am taking vicodin , it helps a little. I hope the micro D can give...

  46. Leg pain from prior back injury/surgery
    ... Thanks for the reply. The medication I am on is basic vicodin for pain, but I try not to use it to often. Other...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  47. Sick and tired of all this
    ... it. It's better to discuss your pain, tell him the Vicodin doesn't always cover it, and let him make the suggestion ... same problem. My surgeon is still prescribing my Vicodin , which I've been on for over a year. He has always ... mix meds like that. He told me to up my dosage of Vicodin and to add Ibuprofen on my worse days. The meds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  48. Can someone tell me how much pain your spinal fusion was -- really?
    ... months, then tapered it a bit and then stepped down to Vicodin . Are you having only the bottom few levels done...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  49. can vicodin produce extended pain when being on vicodin for a long period of time
    ... not sure what you mean by this. I've been on Vicodin for about a year. I take only two a day most of the...
    ... pharmasist about this when I picked up my prescription for vicodin and he said no, your body will not create pain to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone

  50. Not sure what to do next
    ... pm started me on neurontin for the pain, along with vicodin as needed. While 2 years later, I am having numbness...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Tramadol lyrica

  51. L5 fracture/Spondolythesis
    ... three pins to hold the bone in place. She was on vicodin , but started classes that Monday. So keep your...

  52. Spinal Tumor?
    ... at its absolute worst at night, just before bed. Vicodin and similar pain medications offer no relief, nor...

  53. question about L5-S1 ruptured disc
    ... (general practioner). She gave me a script for 30 vicodin pills, sent me for an MRI and to physical therapy ... MRI results she gave me a script for many, many more vicodin pills and referred me to a PM (pain mgmt) doctor for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ultram

  54. discouraged
    ... you percocet. That's a HUGE step for a GP, usually vicodin is the most they'll give and for good reason. Most...
    ... worth of ms contin and told me I could take one of the vicodin 5mg that the surgeon had prescribed for pain as a ... they have told me they cant help me, I told them the vicodin 5mg was not helping and they said they can't do anything...
    ... they have told me they cant help me, I told them the vicodin 5mg was not helping and they said they can't do anything...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin Oxycontin Percocet Topamax lyrica

  55. 3 Months Post C5-6 Fusion and still sore, stiff after PT suggestions?
    ... going to need them for the rest of my life. I take Vicodin everyday, trying hard to keep it to only two pills...

  56. what to take for headaches prior to surgery??
    ... tylenol like pepper said, or if you have anything like vicodin . Definitely no aspirin, aleve, or any blood thinning...
    ... if you are taking any pain medications (percocet, vicodin , etc) they also have acetominophen (tylenol) in them...
    ... just along for the ride with something stronger, like Vicodin or Percocet. If you're like me and it doesn't do...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Ibuprofen Tylenol aleve Percocet

  57. Justoneofus
    ... awhile? I saw on a posting to Schraige that you take vicodin and a muscle relaxer each night. May I ask what muscle...
    ... 18/06. So Im 20 months post now. Yes I still take vicodin daily; 1 -10/500 and 1- 800mg skelaxin daily. I function...
    ... me down doin it. I tell you, once I started on the Vicodin , the fog completely lifted! You know it's bad when...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Tylenol

  58. Schragie??
    ... there if I can help it. But, I can't do without "a" vicodin & muscle relaxer to dull my achey back each night...
    ... better since we last chatted. And yes, the "a" vicodin continues to work, most of the time. Some days I have ... fog job on me too. Once I switched from those to Vicodin and no longer taking anti-inflammers, it was like...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Neurontin Skelaxin Tylenol Vioxx Cymbalta lyrica

  59. question about post op nerve pain
    ... inexcusable in my opinion. She did give me 5/500 of the vicodin but its not touching the nerve pain which I told her...
    ... doctor who called me back said she could increase my vicodin to 7.5 but didnt think that would help much due to...
    ... sometimes a muscle relaxant works for me more than the vicodin or advil/aleve....
    ... sometimes a muscle relaxant works for me more than the vicodin or advil/aleve. Good idea, I will mention it to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Topamax lyrica Valium aleve

  60. What causes the sciatica to come and go frequently?
    ... the referral itself to go through. I was prescribed Vicodin and a muscle relaxer, which I don't really want to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin

  61. Good News
    ... days.** On my post op (Wednesday) they switched it to vicodin 5/500 one every six hours. Enough to last a week then...
    ... days.** On my post op (Wednesday) they switched it to vicodin 5/500 one every six hours. Enough to last a week then ... your dr sent you home with percocet, then gave you vicodin and will give you darvocet next week. He seems to ... Ask your doctor to put you on oxy with percocet or vicodin for breakthrough pain. Do you take anything for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Lortab Neurontin Oxycodone Oxycontin Topamax Tylenol lyrica

  62. New Here! Fainted from pain today.
    ... 4-6 weeks. :( Then she wrote up prescriptions for Vicodin and a muscle relaxer..yikes! I'm very sensitive to...
    ... over pillows and moving constantly. As far as the vicodin , I told her that I don't think that anything would...
    ... Decrease their severity and frequency. You may find the vicodin works really well, and it seems to make less people...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin Percocet

  63. question
    ... stayed on Percocet for a couple of months. I'm on Vicodin now, long term. Many people are able to get off pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  64. Moderate Bilateral Facet Osteoarthritis
    ... support. I am lifting you up in prayer that those vicodin kick in for you....

  65. 18 days postop Microdiscetomy
    ... usually have taken at least two Darvocets. I have Vicodin but try to not take it unless I can't take the pain...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin

  66. Update: 10/31/07 - L4-S1 Fusion
    ... to be easier to get off than the short-term stuff - vicodin in my case. If my vote counts... I say 10 weeks ... my fusion on Oct. 19th. I take one morphine, and vicodin 2-3 times a day, which technically is half my meds...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  67. POST surgery 9/27 anyone else in this same recovery timeframe?
    ... surgery I was taking MS Contin 30mg twice a day and vicodin 5/500x2 four times a day. And that was just to keep ... day, though I probably don't neeed it. I take the Vicodin in the AM when I get up, and ususally 1-3 times later...

  68. Getting Answers Today
    ... but the one spot is excruciating...ran out of my vicodin friday and no luck getting more. Haven't slept worth...
    ... why you haven't been able to get a refill on your Vicodin . Maybe take the empty bottle with you to your appt ... plan for you. I don't know what I'd do without my Vicodin everyday! That's what gets me through! Let us...
    ... see him the first time, without asking, he gave me Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti inflamatory. Apparenty I was...
    ... see him the first time, without asking, he gave me Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti inflamatory. Apparenty I was...
    ... severe inflamation. He wants me to remain on my meds ( Vicodin , Zanaflex and an anti-inflamatory) but that since...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zanaflex Morphine Percocet

  69. In Pain Constantly
    ... said it was pulled muscle, gave me flexeril and vicodin and sent me home for the rest of the week. To make...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Norco Oxycodone Restoril Zanaflex Cymbalta

  70. Back Pain, How To Pinpoint?
    ... but no real reason for the pain. Treated me with Vicodin and Valium, which took the edge off, but not a fix...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocodone Soma Valium

  71. Nerve Pain.....Bad Mood
    ... all act differently with diffeent meds. Just like vicodin or lortabs they make most people tired, they keep...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lortab Morphine Neurontin Oxycontin lyrica

  72. unbearable lower back pain after fall down a flight of stairs
    ... they took me off work for two weeks and put me on vicodin , I tried to go back to work when the doctor told me ... no way I could work in that much pain even while on vicodin . I have not been back to work since.I've been to numerous...
    ... they took me off work for two weeks and put me on vicodin , I tried to go back to work when the doctor told me ... no way I could work in that much pain even while on vicodin . I have not been back to work since.I've been to numerous...
    ... for anything because after having me on pain pills { vicodin } for over a year, they think I'm just a narc seeker...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Oxycodone

  73. Morphine!!
    ... to treat acute pain. That's more for things like vicodin and percocet. It's possible that, if you're taking...
    ... discomfort. When they took me off it and gave me my usual vicodin , my body responded very well to the vicodin and the ... morphine. the nurses were stunned at how well the vicodin worked, over the morphine....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Percocet

  74. Feeling worthless
    ... try another antidepressant. For pain, I am given Vicodin , which is not very effective, but it becomes so when ... combined with Xanax, used as a muscle relaxer. 15 mg of Vicodin and .5 of Xanax, and I can get comfortable in bed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Xanax

  75. Someone please help.. I'M GOING CRAZY
    ... have the same problem at night...I take zanaflex, vicodin and relefen...and sometimes requip. This cocktail...
    ... crying the other day and they called in a script for vicodin . I took 2 doses which only took the edge off but...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Zanaflex requip Percocet