• Nita Nita
    June 20, 2011
    Does sciatica cause nerve pain in the leg?
    Nita Nita
    June 20, 2011

    I have pain at the back of my leg above my knee. My ankle swells also. My doctor said it is sciatica, or an irritated nerve, but I'm worried about the swelling. He prescribed Amitriptyline, which helps me sleep at night, but it doesn't completely get rid of the pain. Is it just permanent now?

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