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by BethT
Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: General Medications
Topic: Concerning pain medications...
Replies: 11
Views: 8109

Re: Concerning pain medications...

I am on gabapentin (2400mg/day), baclofen (50mg/day), oxycodone (20mg every 8 hrs) and morphine (60mg every 8 hrs). Plus Aleve and Tylenol. Even that doesn't always take care of the pain these days... but am on track to be getting a pain pump implanted over the summer. Am pinning my hopes on that!
by BethT
Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:17 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Chocolate City, USA!
Replies: 2
Views: 1032

Hi from Chocolate City, USA!

I'm 51 and have been diagnosed (Relapsing-Remitting) for just over 3 years. I also had a mild stroke in 2007 and two back surgeries (2011 and 2012) and a current herniated disc. Am in the last steps now before finally getting a pain pump implanted. I have two cats; one of them saved my life when I h...
by BethT
Sat Jun 07, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Avonex
Topic: Why did you choose Avonex?
Replies: 13
Views: 7937

Re: Why did you choose Avonex?

I had no other choice. Because my left hand is pretty much useless, I cannot use a regular syringe - and I live alone, so there is no one to help me. The pre-filled auto-injector pen was the only option I had.