Skip to content

    Announcements

    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!


    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    jaws86-new to this group
    avatar
    jaws86 posted:
    Iam a 47yowm who had a c3-c7 fusion in 2009- and multiple surgeries for lower back neurostimulator (MRSA iinfection) and have 4 bulging lumbar disc with arthritis. They tell me I will always have pain, is that correct? I have a pain management doctor and presently on Opana 20mg- ER every 8 hours as needed every 8 hours along wit Percocet 10/325 mg with Opana.This is really old. Also I have a history of polysubstance addiction and have been clean for 4 years even with pain meds (I use them as medication and not a drug). I would love to hear from yall and if yall have any tips on other pain med control.
    Reply
     
    avatar
    jaws86 responded:
    ANYBODY HOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    Spotlight: Member Stories

    Structural Integration Practitioner in Maine, specializing in neural and visceral mobilization.

    Helpful Tips

    Pain behind the knee
    One of my good friends has always enjoyed a long, leisurely jog every morning before work. Very recently, however, she told me she had to ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    0 of 2 found this helpful

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.