Hi false security and welcome to HW and the RA forum
Thats a long time that you have lived with 'manageable' pain
Do you see a Rheumy? What other meds do you take beside painkillers?
Good luck with your Dr.s appt. today, let us know how it went.
Crohn's Disease, Ankylosing Spondylitis
Bowel Resection Sept. 07