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I am curious about "Peg". Can you tell me about it? I am on,

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I am curious about "Peg". Can you tell me about it?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I am on
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Sinemet, Ramipril, Methotrexate, folic acid, vitamin D and currently on 1/2 tablet of statex for referred pain down the back OF my right leg. I wll be having an epidural injection in early Nov. I hope to be able to discontinue the morphine following that .
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: I had a nasty fall in January when I was bringing groceries into my condo from the garage. Since then I've had two minor falls, one in mid-June, the other about 3 weeks ago. The last two were not Particularly painful at the time, but they did aggravate the pain in my right leg. also, even if I bend my knees,. lifting something can aggravate the pain.too.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

I'm not sure what you mean by "Peg"

what are you asking about?