Overcoming of Knee pain

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Regular Member

Date Joined Jan 2013
Total Posts : 98
   Posted 2/4/2013 1:35 AM (GMT -6)   
Which therapy would be the best one to overcome from knee pain caused due to Osteoarthritis?

Veteran Member

Date Joined Oct 2004
Total Posts : 3042
   Posted 2/4/2013 1:35 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi I would talk to a rheumy doctor they should be able to help with
the knee pain.
Hi, I am teddybearweiser,
I was diagnosed with Crohns Disease 1992 . I also have RA. Arthritis.

My Rheumy doctor has me on Enbrel for my Ra. As of 12/16/12


Veteran Member

Date Joined Sep 2012
Total Posts : 2130
   Posted 2/5/2013 12:49 AM (GMT -6)   
For things at home you need low impact exercise. When they hurt you need ibuprofen, elevate the knee, and to use heat and cold. Peronally, I don't use cold because it stiffens my knee up more.
As far as a specialist your doctor will probably have to refer you to either a rheumatologist or orthopeadic surgeon. It depends on your specific needs.
Nail patella syndrome, osteoarthritis, complex migraines, eosinophilic esophagitis, major depressive disorder, OCD, and fibromyalgia, IBS

Meds: flovent 220 mcg, flexeril 10 mg, zonisanide 100 mg, omeprazole 40 mg, Cymbalta 60 mg,dicyclomine 20 mg, elavil, 10 mg, Xanax prn, hydrocodone prn.
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Monday, May 30, 2016 7:06 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,631,782 posts in 291,270 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 150166 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Tytyre.
306 Guest(s), 14 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
imagardener2, hateuc, Pirouette, ppm guy, astroman, Xmaslover, Girlie, DaveNJ41, NiceCupOfTea, anxious_dev, Hilander64, LadyLG, k07, afiya4health

Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest  Follow HealingWell.com on YouTube

©1996-2016 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer