Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 157 lbs
  • 4' 11"
  • Cope,SC
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 0 - 6 Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Number of Surgeries None
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? All the time
  • Have you been off work or unemployed due to low-back pain? Not at all
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Rarely
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Sciatica (pinched nerve, radiculopathy), Osteoarthritis (arthritis)

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Ice, Acetaminophen, Heat, Stretching

Sciatica happen about 7 weeks ago. The pain has been terrible down the leg. Used ice and heat. Helps a little. Try Flexril and Hydrocordon. Flexril made me sick. Waiting to see a back doctor as soon as they can get me an appointment. I have though about going to a Chiropractor for some massages.

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