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Hi there,I'm sorry Bentley isn't feeling well... Herniated disks are very common in Dachshunds unfortunately and the condition can be very painful, in some cases leading to full paralysis. What you are describing is very suspicious for pain, it seems like he just can't settle and find a comfortable position. The steroids and tramadol can be useful for management of pain but in this case, it doesn't seem to be enough.I think the best thing to do is to get him to the nearest vet ER and have him evaluated and treated. Bentley would need to be examined to confirm that he is experiencing pain associated with a disc herniation and that no more serious effects have come up (such as decrease in neurologic function and reflexes); then injectable pain medication would likely be needed, as it is acts much more quickly and is typically more effective than oral pain medication. Once pain is controlled, then you may either need to adjust your pain management protocol or have additional testing (such as a CT scan) to determine if there is spinal cord or nerve root compression by a ruptured disc, in which case he may need surgery to decompress the area...Here is a link to more information: http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&S=0&C=0&A=3223
I hope this helps; please let me know if you have any other questions!