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I would like to find an on line Dr. then can help me get the right medicine I need for my syatic nerve.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 4 years ago.

Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to Justanswer, I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

How can I help?


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

Hello


 


 


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

I am having alot of pain with my syactic nerve

Dr Brims :

What medication have you tried so far and what else have you tried?


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

Aleve, robaxin, vicadin.


 

Dr Brims :

What doses?


 

Dr Brims :

Hello?


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

500 MG had to get old refill sorry


 

Dr Brims :

Did you try physical therapy?


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

yes and I go to chiropractor


it is arthritis too

Dr Brims :

Have you seen a spine surgeon?


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

no i dont want surgery


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

chiorpractor does not advise it

Dr Brims :

A chiropractor is not a doctor, and therefore cannot diagnose you


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

just want something for pain when it flares up.


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

he didn't diagonose me he advised me from x-rays


 

Dr Brims :

A spine surgeon does not only do surgery, but they are in the best position to diagnose and treat this condition, you may need an MRI


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

you are telling me the same thing my dr now is I did not get on line for same answers

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

site said you could get prescriptions.


 

Dr Brims :

Usually, ibuprofen at high doses of 600-800mg every 8 hours is the best medication for this condition


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

oh geez


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

i know that

Dr Brims :

We do not provide prescriptions on this website


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

ok then.


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

do any?

Dr Brims :

It is illegal to provide medication to a patient we have never examined


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

thats what i figured . site in incorrect then.


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

is*


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

sorry for wasting your time

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

i hope they get found out

Dr Brims :

I apologize for any misleading information


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

it's fine sounded too good to be true lol. have a good one! not your fault

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

do you know what site I mean?


 

Dr Brims :

I'm not sure what site you mean


 

Dr Brims :

This site is pearl.com


 

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

it's ok. Take care.

JACUSTOMER-7olew8h4- :

my stupid.

Dr Brims :

No problem