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by Ausie
Tue Dec 02, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: Pain Management Tx
Topic: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS
Replies: 14
Views: 733

Re: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS

Hi Jay thanks for your response, I was checking my e-mail my doctor told me to take it at night so I'm go to give this a try I just hope it can help my depression, which only came on with this problem it's hard to deal with ; losing your quality of life, your whole life revolves around getting bette...
by Ausie
Tue Dec 02, 2008 5:07 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

I hope you got my PM cam_05
Now this has got me wondering how many Australian men who have CPPS that can't find help at home ????
by Ausie
Tue Dec 02, 2008 5:02 am
Forum: Pain Management Tx
Topic: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS
Replies: 14
Views: 733

Re: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS

Hi drydoc ; thanks for the info first of all I'm stopping the Cymbalta it's making me dopey and lethargic so I'm asking the doctor for a change, I slept 12hrs yesterday, any advice on good anti depressants to pass on to the doctor the other thing is medscape you need a pass word etc but many thanks ...
by Ausie
Mon Dec 01, 2008 5:52 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

Hey cam _05 I was thinking, there is a PT in Sydney, Sharon Jarvis, I heard she is good ????
by Ausie
Mon Dec 01, 2008 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Electromyography Test (EMG test)
Replies: 29
Views: 866

Re: Anyone Had an EMG (Electromyography Test)?

I'm getting a EMG test done in mid January so I'll tell you if it shows something ??????????
by Ausie
Mon Dec 01, 2008 4:46 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

Hi cam_05 Thanks for your in put are you a Australian as well or just knowledgeable, I'm having trouble with medication knocking me around at the moment, so I can be a bit slow in understanding things, so bare with me, until the doctors get the medication right :62_58_40: but I am very grateful with...
by Ausie
Sun Nov 30, 2008 5:33 am
Forum: Pain Management Tx
Topic: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS
Replies: 14
Views: 733

Re: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS

Thanks guys, its just that I not used to be taking so much medication, I have my concerns, and maybe able to watch out for, or if there are better options I can ask my doctor. I know I have problems with some of them so far, e. g. the pain patches, I was living in a mental DAZE :confused:not knowing...
by Ausie
Sat Nov 29, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Pain Management Tx
Topic: COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS
Replies: 14
Views: 733

COCKTAIL OF MEDICATIONS

Hi folks my doctors have got me on a cocktail of medications now, if someone could give me a bit of feed back on some of them it would be grateful the new antidepressant CYMBALTA I was on 30mg a day for a month, no effect, so I'm on 60 mg a day now, my concern is the liver damage it can do NEURONTIN...
by Ausie
Mon Nov 24, 2008 9:04 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

hey thanks a lot for the advice webslave, the worlds best are the names I like to hear :-D now I just have to organise $$$$$$ some how ????

YOU are 110 % right when you say Australia is a backwater when it comes to pelvic pain
by Ausie
Sun Nov 23, 2008 11:30 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

HI webslave now one more question about the numbness of the penis, I was reading the article on PNE it said trauma and numbness of the penis, is numbness a criteria of PNE ? how much numbness do I need, as it would depend on the amount of compression you have. I am learning as much as possible . I w...
by Ausie
Sun Nov 23, 2008 9:05 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

hi webslave so you think I might have PNE, so who is Tim Sawyer, and how do I get in contact with him , Now will a EMG show if I have PNE, I wonder if trigger points will give me some relief, I am reading A Headache in the Pelvis at the moment and I see all my symptoms, I had hope ; I guess trauma i...
by Ausie
Sun Nov 23, 2008 6:40 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

hi webslave yes this was the original condition when I sat down, the pain in the left testicle came on and the lower back and groin, but now I am in pain all the time, but it gets worse when I sit, this pain came on a couple days after trauma , I got pounded while sitting in a prototype rescue boat ...
by Ausie
Sun Nov 23, 2008 6:17 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

Hi Jay
thank you for your response, yes I had a MRI it did not show anything, my next test is a EMG so my pain specialist can do a nerve block more accurately, will a EMG show anything ?
by Ausie
Sun Nov 23, 2008 6:02 am
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

hi webslave
thank you for your advice, just to clear up the sitting factor, yes my symptoms do get worse when I sit, so you are saying I don't have PNE, as I thought that when I get my symptoms when I sit, I had PNE, other wise I'm getting hope
by Ausie
Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:49 pm
Forum: Clinics, Therapists & Doctors
Topic: Looking for a therapist in Australia
Replies: 36
Views: 651

Re: Looking for a therapist in Australia

oh yeah there is pain in both buttocks and perineum , :confused: There is one question is there numbness associated with PNE as my insurance company reduced me from 10 % to 5 % impairment ,because i didn't have enough numbness in my penis after they jabbed a toothpick into my genitals :refilao: [the...