Anonymous 

Review for Plantar Fasciitis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 139 lbs
  • 5' 0"
  • Az
23
Jul2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Chronicity 6-18 Months
  • Runner No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Podiatrist

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Compression Socks
    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Ice, Cortisone Injection, Massage, Rest, Supportive Shoes, Stretching
    Worsened
    Orthotics

Compression socks give me the most relief but not 100%. Ibuprofen is good also. My Birkenstocks are the most comfortable shoes that I have. Athletic shoes with inserts for Plantar Fasciitis make the pain worse after only a couple of hours. Injections and steroids in pill form gave only temporary relief. My last injection has now worn off and I am back in pain again. I am now trying an Essential Oil mixture (homemade) which helps some with the pain level, but is not a cure for the PF condition.


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