Dealing with chronic pain
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Just been diagnosed with three bulging discs in my neck and carpal tunnel syndrome in both wrist

Mags2019Mags2019 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited March 2019 in Dealing with chronic pain
Hi my nickname and what everyone calls me is mags I've just been diagnosed with three bulging discs in my neck and carpal tunnel syndrome in both wrists I'm on medication for it  GABAPENTIN 300 mg I take 600mg in the morning /afternoon/evening and  it wasn't working so I was put on DULOXETINE 30mg  just started them tonight 13.3.19


  • pink_princesspink_princess Member Posts: 131 Pioneering
    Hi @Mags2019

    Welcome to the community 😀
  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community champion Posts: 7,172 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Mags2019 welcome to the community! Fingers crossed that your new medication helps :)
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  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger

    Hello @Mags2019 Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    I am one of the team of community champions who guide, advise and help new members who join.

    Sorry to hear this. Hope the medication is working.

    Unfortunately we are not medical professionals so can not advise on medication. That is for the Doctor that you have.

    Please ask if we can help and advise on anything else.

    Have a look around our website and forum.  We are friendly, care and share.

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    Please take care.


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  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing Team, Community Team Posts: 7,951 Scope community team
    Hi @Mags2019, welcome to the community! I hope your new medication helps you. If you have any other questions or just need a chat and some support, please don't hesitate to ask.
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  • Antonia_ScopeAntonia_Scope Member Posts: 1,783 Pioneering
    Welcome to the community @Mags2019 , thank you for sharing this with us. All the best with the new medication. Please keep us updated :)
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