OMG!! Purple Haze I have the heebie jeebies. Just thinking about them going in and out and in and out of your spine makes me sick...really? They couldn't find the space any quicker? What jerks.... I have had a couple of back surgeries....but the worst thing ever was having the Epidural Steroid Injections....without any pain meds... He said it was like trying to put a needle through a block of wood!!! Man oh man...What an ordeal.
I am so sorry that now you are having problems.. Make sure you keep it cool...Dr.'s tend to stick together...I hope you can get some relief...
I have been a spectator for so long..Now it's time to participate.......
Post Lamenectomy Syndrome, Spinal Stenosis, DDD....
1999 Hemi Lamenectomy/2005 Spinal Fusion(L4-S1)
Methadone 120 mg. a day/ 30 mg. Oxycodone as needed(up to 4 x a day)
High Blood Pressure: Lisinopril HCTZ 10 mg. daily
Type 2 Diabetes: (March 16, 2009)
Metformin HCL ER 1000 mg. at night..Glipizide 10mg. 2X in the morning
Lantus 35 units at bedtime with Solostar Pen