I live in what they call the Bible Belt. Methadone is not a popular medication
lately. They used to have a hissing fit because I took Oxcontin.
Neither my Pain Management doctor nor any Internist prescribe Xanax. I have to
go to a Psychiatrist for that. My appointment with the Psychiatrist takes all of
five minutes. I think all of them are that way. (Not sure)
Thea_Is: Thank you for your response. I've sure heard a lot about
lately. I don't think I have that. What's the treatment for Lyme?
Well, on Monday I am going to call the offending doctor's office and request
a copy of his notes regarding my appointment. I certainly won't EVER go back
to him. It would be horrible to have a doctor like that be in charge of my care
if I had a serious disease like Cancer or Heart Trouble. It's horrible for me too, but
I won't die from Pain.
Susie, my Pain Doctor treats pain. He and I have never gotten into a discussion
of just what is causing my pain. He sees the info that I have at the bottom of
this post. He reads my MRI's and Xrays. He sings. He fights my battles and that's
it. (At my request) If I have
Fibromyalgia it's a light case. I have been told by several doctors that I do have
One doctor said that women get that diagnosis when the doctor doesn't know what
the problem is.
Osteoarthritis all levels of spine right down to Coccyx,Spondilytis,Myofascial Pain
Fibromyalgia,Bulging Discs,Spinal Stenosis,Scoliosis,Oste
Carpel Tunel Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder,
Depression & Anxiety
Methadone for Pain, Xanax for Anxiety, and more, of course.
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