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  1. My Journey 22nd March 2008
    ... Baclofen, 50mgs Predinizone for 10 days every 3 months, Lidoderm patchs prn, MSM, and 30mgs AdderallXR to offset the...

  2. Backsahurtin's story 10th March 2004
    ... primary care doc last month and she additional put me on lidoderm patches. Can use up to 3 every 12 hours if I need...

General Health board
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  1. costochondritis and me 25th January 2008
    ... pinched nerve. i take cymbalta for the pain, and i have lidoderm patches. they help tremendously. i hope this helps...

Addiction & Recovery board
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  1. I gave you all misinformation 5th December 2007
    ... pulling on the ones in between my ribs. IT HURTS> the lidoderm patches help a little. Nothing else really touches...

  2. Yucky morning 27th November 2007
    ... Does the lidoderm patch work for muscle spasms? I have a huge one from...
    ... :):o is anybody there? I think those lidoderm patches on my back. I am sooooo on a pity potty today...
    ... and I'm sorry.... I myself am not crazy about the Lidoderm ...I think it's all a bunch of bull. (Well, maybe...

  3. My Nerve Pain is Back!! 28th June 2007
    ... him. Today I remembered that I still have some Lidoderm Patches and I called the PM Doc and asked if I can...
    ... around at a 5-6 which I am trying to manage with the Lidoderm patch and today I started Naproxin which is what the...

  4. i dont want to go through this again 5th May 2007
    ... YOU! Call your doc and see If he will give you Lidoderm patches to wear on the area where you are in pain...

  5. I finally did it!!! Now what? 8th July 2004
    ... to walk. I have also been advised to put on a 5% Lidoderm Lidocane Patch to help withdrawals. I put one onb...
    ... I am curious, how does the Lidoderm help with the withdrawls? I use them for my back....
    ... I am curious, how does the Lidoderm help with the withdrawls? I use them for my back....

  6. Giving Up On Trazodone !!!! 30th December 2003
    ... leg. Whata hurtful way to wake up. I still have some Lidoderm patches left and when I put it on the two worst places...

Arthritis board
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  1. methotrexate contributed to my fathers recent death 18th October 2007
    ... on the prednisone, plaquenil, gabitril, enbrel, & lidoderm patches & percocet & still in pain will see what happens...

  2. ostoarthritis vs rheumatoid 6th September 2007
    ... on my back. When my back hurts real bad I use the Lidoderm pain patches. That's about all I can think of at...
    ... think. It didn't work. She also gave me a script for lidoderm pain patches, but no other medications except for...

  3. Arthritis in the knees what to take? 3rd August 2007
    ... knees, & they are actually doing a study on this now, lidoderm patches My dr gave them to me for the nerve damage...

  4. Lidocaine Patch/Cream 1st December 2006
    ... Hi, I have used the lidoderm patch for low back pain. It seemed to help me for...
    ... Hi, I have used the lidoderm patch for low back pain. It seemed to help me for...
    ... extent the Rheumatoid is there. I have been using the Lidoderm pain patches since May this year on both my knees...
    ... Rheumatoid Arthritis. Do you know if the lidocaine or lidoderm patches can be worn for that kind of pain? But, that...
    ... Hi all, Just a note about Lidoderm patches. My Pain doc allowed me to use 3 at a time ... lots of drug allergies or "adverse reactions" use lidoderm with care. AND, then you go to the Dentist and have...

  5. Need Some Advice 17th November 2006
    ... the first thing she had me increase. - I also use Lidoderm pain patches on my knees. It doesn't do a whole lot...

  6. Does Glucosamine and Condrotin "REALLY" make a difference? 11th November 2006
    ... my knees need to be totally replaced but even the lidoderm pain patch helps some by numbing the outside. Have...

  7. How to know if it is a flare up 10th November 2006
    ... therapy to consider and things like a TEN's unit or even Lidoderm patches....

  8. im scared 9th November 2006
    ... tried it personally but know of others who have. Lidoderm patches may prove to be benificial, they work in about...

  9. Embrel 31st October 2006
    ... fact that although I do all the PT, arthritis pool, Lidoderm patches that I also have to talk pain medication to...

  10. Coping with Osteo & Lupus (SLE) 26th September 2006
    ... hip replacements that I shy away from the TKR. I use lidoderm patches to help with the pain and take 1200mg of vitamin...
    ... only about $700...lol. I have also been using the lidoderm pain patches since May 25th....keeping them on 12...
    ... an opinion based on the other doctors. I too use Lidoderm patches, I use them for my back, hip (which was just ... difference. I had just read an article not to long ago that Lidoderm is one of the newer treatments for knees as it was...
    ... others opinion as you suggested. I have been using the lidoderm patches for about 3 mo now & they are GREAT! My Rheumie...

  11. OH my---something else now 26th July 2006
    ... also. She put me on Placid...works like a dream. Also Lidoderm patches will help with pain. In the mean time while...

  12. Capsaicin cream 28th June 2006
    ... when severe it didn't work. I had more success with Lidoderm Patches instead....

  13. Chest Pain and Arthritis 17th June 2006
    ... noticed a difference while on them. I do know that Lidoderm (Lidocaine) patches have been quite helpful during...

  14. Osteoarthritis 10th June 2006
    ... use biofreeze, I use prescription medication called Lidoderm which is basically lidocain in a gel form patch. It...

  15. Arthritis in Hands 19th December 2005
    ... really thinks this helps. Another thing I have is Lidoderm Patches that is prescription. It is a patch that uses...

  16. Tried the Lidoderm patch? 2nd December 2004
    ... Hi! I tried the lidoderm patch that my pain management doctor gave me. Unfortunately...

Back Problems board
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  1. Happy Easter! Hope all have a pain free weekend 21st March 2008
    ... nothing looking loose at this point. I do have the lidoderm patches and they do help me get to sleep when I wear...
    ... same thing about scar tissue and my fusion. I use Lidoderm at night as well for my feet and sometimes a patch...

  2. Lidoderm patches are they safe to use 19th March 2008
    ... Yes, lidoderm patches are safe to use as long as you use them as...

  3. Update from Deb.... 12th March 2008
    ... Flex made me stupid, and that's about it, plus some Lidoderm patches, which help minimally. I also use a TENS,...

  4. So tired - Does anyone have advice for help sleeping with sciatica pain. 8th March 2008
    ... pain. You might see if your doctor will give you lidoderm patches - very expensive but have been effective for...

  5. Return to Physical Therapy has begun 8th March 2008
    ... the new Flector NSAID patch so between that and the Lidoderm I'll be lathered in patches. Whatever gets me through...
    ... so I paid full fair for these at $212. Well those lidoderm patches I got last fall, I paid over $320 for a box...

  6. hello to all i'm back. 24th February 2008
    ... regular pain meds, added Celebrex, Cymbalta, and a Lidoderm Patch. Altogether, it's helped! My flare-up seems...

  7. Lidoderm Patches....TENS unit 23rd February 2008
    ... Hi Deb, I just started using these Lidoderm patches. So far, they don't seem to make me sleepy...
    ... The Lidoderm patches are awesome! I was prescibed them a couple...
    ... Hi Deb: I find that Lidoderm patches sometimes tone down the nerve pain, but they...

  8. Facet injection caused new problem 22nd February 2008
    ... again. He agreed to no more injections. He gave me Lidoderm patches to try and Celebrex. I'm concerned that laying...
    ... took 8 weeks to even begin to ease up. I throw a lidoderm patch on it. And you should see me trying to get...
    ... up? This one has really dragged on for you! The Lidoderm patch did seem to help a little, but you're so right...

  9. Saw spine Dr. on monday, good news I guess. 21st February 2008
    ... treat so on that note a bummer kinda. He did give me lidoderm patches, I used one on my new back pain over night...
    ... explanation of whats causing your symptoms. I have tried Lidoderm patches early when my back first started. It seemed...
    ... occasional dish, though, so I can't complain! Are the Lidoderm patches helping you? I would suggest being careful...

  10. Severe Leg cramps 1st February 2008
    ... one of my dogs would probably eat it. ;) Pep -- Lidoderm does zilch for my cramps, but it does help me with...

  11. burning toes 20th January 2008
    ... in feet and toes during flare-ups. Ever try using Lidoderm patches? You can cut one in half and put them on...

  12. What Causes Annular Tears In The Disc Spaces At L4-5 And L5-s1 18th January 2008
    ... Rothman Institute today. I was given prescriptions for Lidoderm patches...which is (Lidocaine)…percocet...Skelaxin...

  13. DDD options? 5th January 2008
    ... helped me for awhile but then even they failed. Also, Lidoderm patches helped me for a bit too. Also, about the...

  14. Moderate Bilateral Facet Osteoarthritis 15th December 2007
    ... anything else help with the pain? I slapped on some Lidoderm patches here and there over the weekend and had some...

  15. Pain Becoming Unbearable 2nd December 2007
    ... registering the pain signals in your brain. Also, Lidoderm patches are topical lidocaine patches that, again...

  16. Left Side Back Pain Over Lower Ribs – Inflammation – HELP!!! 17th November 2007
    ... sometimes the thing that I found to help the most is lidoderm patches. Just for a day. Then a day off. I don...

  17. 35yrs...back of an 80yrs old getting frustrated 14th November 2007
    ... have been given epidural injections, narcotics and lidoderm patches, but nothing really helps. As far as the...

  18. hurting 11th November 2007
    ... imagine. Just tylenol does not cut it. I am using the Lidoderm patch, 12 hours on 12 off. Thanks for letting me...

  19. Neurostimulation / Does it help? 11th October 2007
    ... of my extant situation just in case. He prescribed lidoderm patches to place on the pain area as necessary. The...

  20. Pamelor/Nortriptyline........................Cym balta?? 3rd October 2007
    ... she does not want to try anything else except some Lidoderm patches....

  21. Seeking Ideas on Burning Sensation; Chest/Upper Back Area 29th July 2007
    ... with both) He gave me Norflex (muscle relaxer) and Lidoderm patches to try. He also noted that I have mild scholiosis...
    ... with both) He gave me Norflex (muscle relaxer) and Lidoderm patches to try. He also noted that I have mild scholiosis...

  22. L4/L5/S1 two level fusion, pain, and pregnancy? 17th July 2007
    ... my obgyn took over. She allowed me to continue w/ Lidoderm patches, Hydrocodone, and Tylenol PM. Gabapentin gel...
    ... alot better than Neurontin for me.... What are the Lidoderm patches you are using? Similar to Lidocaine? Also...
    ... inflammatory and can mess w/ fluid levels in the womb. Yes, Lidoderm is exactly Lidocaine. In a patch. I don't think it...
    ... husband actually worked with a patient today that had a Lidoderm patch and thinks it's helping her a bit...granted...

  23. L4-L5/S1 lower lumbar fusion 9th July 2007
    ... area and I have some bursitis for which he gave me Lidoderm patches. I wore one last night and it really was a...

  24. Update on my back ordeal!!!!!! 24th June 2007
    ... Was also given a steroid shot by my GP and put on Lidoderm patches....Still have burning in my legs and pain...

  25. Cymbalta Questions 17th June 2007
    ... the price of a 30 day. My dr does the same thing on Lidoderm patches so I can get 3 boxes a mo for the price on...
    ... the price of a 30 day. My dr does the same thing on Lidoderm patches so I can get 3 boxes a mo for the price on...

  26. clover update 27th May 2007
    ... job which entails 8 hours of sitting, and wear the Lidoderm patch which helps. I would have lost my job if I...

  27. epideral (?) 28th April 2007
    ... exactly whats going on. anyway my Dr, prescribed the lidoderm patch, (minimal relief) nd another dr ata spine center...

  28. Paging Clover...... 11th April 2007
    ... work, in the car. I swear by heat for my pain relief. Lidoderm patches directly on the back help a little too. ...

  29. advice for hubby 31st March 2007
    ... stronger than the codiene. Some individuals find that Lidoderm patches are also equally effective in pain control...

  30. Nerves...............GO AWAY!!.......Elvail 23rd March 2007
    ... effects but hopefully won't happen. I also use the Lidoderm patch every day with a heating pad constantly on....

  31. Going backwards 21st March 2007
    ... button. I have one for my neck too. I also wear Lidoderm patches. One on each buttock. Even a TENS machine...

  32. USTLA- how are you 6th March 2007
    ... I am going through that now. Have you tried the lidoderm patches also. Pain meds do nothing for it. Neurotin...

  33. Diet Dr. Pepper L5/S1 - Fusion Recovery Pt. 2 4th March 2007
    ... want to mess up the surgery. Have you ever tried lidoderm patches? They are non narcotic patches that release...
    ... get one at a medical supply or off the net. The lidoderm patches are thru rx only. Most insurances cover the...

  34. question about fusion healing 2nd February 2007
    ... I would do without it. There are also things like Lidoderm patches, but you would only be able to apply them...

  35. MRI results and your opinion please 29th January 2007
    ... muscle relaxants (flexeril, skelaxin), lidocaine shots, lidoderm patches, even the ESI's didnt help the claudication...

  36. In pain for may years 7th January 2007
    ... acupuncture? It works for some. Also, I have used Lidoderm patches. They relieve the pain somewhat. Sometimes...

  37. Terrible pain in neck and thoractic area 2nd January 2007
    ... is causes the pain down the arm. I'm wearing the Lidoderm pain patches. I have a spica splint on. I have the...

  38. how much pain meds do you take 5th December 2006
    ... IR (my chasers) for breakthrough pain. I also have Lidoderm patches for those little "subborn" areas. I have...
    ... with 15 mg msir for breakthrough. I occasionally use lidoderm to help as well. I am about 20 weeks out from fusion...

  39. Pain, Pain and more pain 29th November 2006
    ... for feeling good the past few weeks. I tried the Lidoderm patch but they would not stay on my neck....

  40. 25 yr. old Daughter to have a 3 level fusion 27th November 2006
    ... Terri, what about a lidoderm patch? I find that that works fairly well on the...

  41. Epidural injections 26th October 2006
    ... I went for the consult and they put me on Lidoderm patch(only numbed my skin):) . Also put me on Arthrotek...

  42. should I just get a fusion?? 18th October 2006
    ... consult the other day. He put me on Arthrotek and Lidoderm . Lidoderm just numbed my skin and I only had 2 doses...

  43. Visit to Pain Mgmt. Dr.... 23rd September 2006
    ... the straw that broke the camels back. I do find that Lidoderm patches help me alot but they are not for everyone...
    ... hydrocodone, oxycodone & now the morphine... I had lidoderm patches before I had my ACDF...they worked pretty...

  44. Upper Back and Neck Pain 9th September 2006
    ... commonly used for those with neck and back pain is Lidoderm patches. They do not work for everyone but if they...

  45. Finally seeking treatment for very old injury; input appreciated 3rd August 2006
    ... Basically he gave me a RX for Ultram, Skelaxin and Lidoderm . He also has me seeing a PT. I haven't been getting...

  46. Foot problems and fusions 5th July 2006
    ... stretches to help pull things out a tad. I tried lidoderm patches there.. didnt help much. I tried icing.....
    ... have a hot spot on the left one. Sometimes I use Lidoderm patches, but have limited success with them because...

  47. Swelling 2nd July 2006
    ... were Vicodin, Skelaxin (full doses-- 1 ea. 8 hrs), lidoderm patches, biofreeze, celebrex (which the surgeon put ... after week 8). After the swelling.. I stopped the lidoderm , biofreeze and skelaxin.. and after 3 days.. swelling...

  48. SI injections 1st July 2006
    ... did not. If that is not an option you can ask for a Lidoderm patch to wear the night before. It won't help with...

  49. Thoracic back pain and benign vertebral hemangioma 27th June 2006
    ... I have used the tens unit, botox, cortesone, and lidoderm patch. As you all know it is very difficult to discribe...

  50. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis in My 30's 27th June 2006
    ... anti-inflammatories, heat, ice, medrol dose pack, lidoderm patches, injections of numbing medication, epidurals...
    ... anti-inflammatories, heat, ice, medrol dose pack, lidoderm patches, injections of numbing medication, epidurals...

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