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by ramana
Thu Nov 02, 2017 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hi there - update
Replies: 6
Views: 385

Re: Hi there - update

Hello webslave can you please connect me to the attorney who is having the handle Rhemium in this thread? I am urgently looking for some help with Social Security application. I have got around 10 days to respond because they did not send their letter of denials to me in time. I can provide my email...
by ramana
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stubborn trigger points (Ramana's Case)
Replies: 168
Views: 6674

Anyone taking Lyrica 300 mg and tramadol hundred milligrams together

So it has been 4 months and am bedridden once again after 2010, with no improvement, my doctor this advised me to take as much Lyrica as I can possibly tolerate along with tramadol hundred milligrams. I am right now on 150 mg Lyrica and tramadol 100 mg without much success. I have problems with cons...
by ramana
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PEMF device
Replies: 1
Views: 575

Re: Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PEMF device

I finally gave in to the marketing and purchase this with a 90 day return policy. It has been now 40 days with absolutely no improvement and I'm returning it.
by ramana
Mon Mar 13, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Pain Management Tx
Topic: Has anyone tried ketamine infusion
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Has anyone tried ketamine infusion

http://www.pelvicpainrehab.com/pelvic-pain/4068/ketamine-may-offer-rapid-relief-persistent-pelvic-pain/ The Stanford/Wise-Anderson Protocol helps a little bit but after 10 years the pain is bad to worse than ever before. The options that are possible include a nerve block, spinal implant and ketamin...
by ramana
Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PEMF device
Replies: 1
Views: 575

Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PEMF device

https://www.oskawellness.com/products/oska-pulse is a new wearable device which is based on PEMF therapy. I'm wondering if anyone knows more about this or has tried this. I had tried PEMF therapy once at a medical facility in 2007 but it never worked for me. I did meet a patient who claim she has se...
by ramana
Sun Jan 22, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone being helped by neurostimulation
Replies: 6
Views: 469

Re: Anyone being helped by neurostimulation

Thank you for the response. Neurostimulation is an implantable device as described here http://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/drug-pump-chronic-pain/neurostimulators-what-is-it.html As I mentioned, I have done Stanford/Wise-Anderson Protocol and TMS multiple times in the past ...
by ramana
Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone being helped by neurostimulation
Replies: 6
Views: 469

Anyone being helped by neurostimulation

Hello everyone I have now had this condition for the past 10 years. From 2007 2010 I was mostly bedridden. Then the pain reduced to the point where I could manage a job with the pain making me take a leave on an average of 20 days in a year. During this time, I tried the Stanford/Wise-Anderson Proto...
by ramana
Sat Jan 07, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone tried to make suppositories at home with Valium
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: Anyone tried to make suppositories at home with Valium

Thank you for the videos. Yes I did look at some of them. I was just hoping that someone would share their personal experience with using home-made suppositories. Nevertheless the list helps. Thank you again
by ramana
Fri Jan 06, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone tried to make suppositories at home with Valium
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Anyone tried to make suppositories at home with Valium

About 10 years ago when this pain started, I had some success with Valium suppositories. Opium and belladonna suppositories were much better. However, I had to move out of US because of lack of health insurance and in the country where I am, Valium is only available in oral form. There are some meth...
by ramana
Fri Sep 09, 2016 6:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any ointment or natural remedies to relieve anal spasm
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Re: Any ointment or natural remedies to relieve anal spasm

Thank you for your response. Yes I'm talking of the illness that you mentioned. However, that is more common during night while I have it throughout. As mentioned in my earlier posts, all of this started after an anal fissure and the pain was quite severe for the 1st 2 years and I was mostly bedridd...
by ramana
Thu Sep 08, 2016 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any ointment or natural remedies to relieve anal spasm
Replies: 2
Views: 273

Any ointment or natural remedies to relieve anal spasm

I once again experiencing an anal spasm. I usually use dilitazem ointment and keep my fingers crossed. Sometimes it helps, sometimes it does not. I was wondering if there are better options now then in 2007 when I had this for the 1st time and I'm somehow continuing to live with it
by ramana
Wed Jan 13, 2016 4:15 am
Forum: Other treatments
Topic: Quell - new chronic pain relief device
Replies: 1
Views: 706

Quell - new chronic pain relief device

Has anyone tried chronic pain relief devices like quell pain relief https://www.quellrelief.com/ . At around $250, these are affordable what am not clear whether they will help or not. They are offering a 60 day return. Any experience with such devices will be useful. On the face of it, it is a more...
by ramana
Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Has anyone tried low-level laser for pain relief
Replies: 0
Views: 187

Has anyone tried low-level laser for pain relief

I am currently dealing with cervical (neck) pain which actually started when I had severe pelvic pain and was trying to work on the laptop to hang on to the job 7 years ago I got good relief for the cervical pain through low-level laser therapy. Fortunately I do not have that much pelvic pain for me...
by ramana
Mon Jan 05, 2015 3:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chronic pelvic pain book review?
Replies: 1
Views: 227

Chronic pelvic pain book review?

Has anyone read this book?

Chronic Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction: Practical Physical Medicine

Please share if possible. I wonder if there is any new information that we don't already know from this forum
by ramana
Fri Nov 21, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any supplement for sleeping
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Any supplement for sleeping

For the past 2 months after a bout of flu, my sleep has reduced to 4-5 hours. There is no obvious reason. No increase in stress, no decrease in physical activity. Meditation/relaxation music/stretching all are good and I do fall bit drowsy but again wake up in the midde of the night. I also do not e...