Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 210 lbs
  • 5' 7"
  • North Haverhill NH
26
Dec2018
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • knee injury in an accident or fall Yes, over 5 years ago
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? All the time
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Quite a bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Does your knee swell Yes, just a little
  • knee pain going down the stairs Distressing
  • Knee pain going up the stairs Distressing
  • Knee pain location Inside the knee (toward the other leg)
  • Pain extend below the knee to the calf or shin areas Discomforting
  • Knee pain while squatting Horrible
  • Knee give way, give out or feel unstable Somewhat

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Cortisone Injection, Weight loss, Swimming,
    Not Improved
    Supportive Shoes, Strengthening Exercises
    Worsened
    Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Supplements

I’ve tried several pain medications and am allergic or hypersensitive to All
Can’t have surgery because of highly allergic to antibiotics. Would like to try medical marijuana as a prn but it’s very difficult and expensive


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