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Thursday, September 03, 2009 agony33, Community Member, asks

Q: i suffer from chronic back pain due to crushed discs and damaged nerves. when i go to a doctor for a

pain reliever that has any narcotics in it they all say the same thing , i don't do pain, meanwhile i have to go to mexico or canada for even a mild codiene drug so i can at least get around and tke care of myself. why are so-called doctors in this country so cold blooded that they  basically just say suffer i don't do chronic pain? there is no excuse for this, my recordes are obvious, so are my x-rays and scans even workers comp. has me on permanant disability. i have lost all respect for american doctors. i have to take care of myself the best i can and ibuprofen is a joke as a pain reliever. so itis off to mexico to at least get some tramadol. what the hell  is wrong with you people, why must i suffer all the time?

 

 

 

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Scooter, Community Member
9/ 3/09 7:40pm

Have you tried a pain management doctor? That's what I go to. He gives me pain meds for my back pain and nerve damage. Good luck. I wish you the best.   Scooter

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By agony33, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/24/10, First Published: 09/03/09