Treatment Reviews:  Change of Sleeping Position for Back Lower (Lumbar) Herniated Disk


Condition Treatment Average Result Healed Helped
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No Change Made Worse
Back Lower (Lumbar) Herniated Disk
Change of Sleeping Position
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 Helped a little
3 of 6 people found this helpful

Did crossfit for about 2 months, next thing I know it I have an extreme case of sciatica down my left leg. Felt like someone was dragging a knife deep in my leg and dragging it up and down my leg. Got an MRI and confirmed L4-L5 herniated 6mm, L5-S1 ...

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Treatment Combo:   Anti-inflammatory Medication (NSAID) + Glucosamine + Vitamins + Pain Killers (Analgesic) + Cane + Ice + Chiropractic + Massage Therapy + Physical Therapy + Acupressure + Traction + Hydrotherapy + Stretching Treatment + Rest + Heat Therapy + Inversion + Diet Management + Muscle Relaxants + Proper Posture + Bed Rest + Daily Meditation + Milk + Leg Elevation + Change of Sleeping Position + Naproxen Sodium - Aleve - Anaprox - Naprelan + Biofreeze
Dates:  April 28, 2012 - Ongoing
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 Helped a little
1 of 2 people found this helpful

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Treatment Combo:   Anti-inflammatory Medication (NSAID) + Glucosamine + Vitamins + Pain Killers (Analgesic) + Walking + Cane + Ice + Chiropractic + Massage Therapy + Physical Therapy + Acupressure + Traction + Hydrotherapy + Stretching Treatment + Rest + Heat Therapy + Inversion + Diet Management + Muscle Relaxants + Proper Posture + Bed Rest + Motrin - Ibuprofen + Daily Meditation + Milk + Leg Elevation + Change of Sleeping Position + Naproxen Sodium - Aleve - Anaprox - Naprelan + Biofreeze
Helpful?
 Made worse

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Treatment Combo:   Anti-inflammatory Medication (NSAID) + Pain Killers (Analgesic) + Walking + Physical Therapy + Medical Cannabis - Marijuana + Muscle Relaxants + Exercise + Cymbalta + Epidural + Neurontin - Gabapentin + Celexa - Citalopram + Change of Sleeping Position + Percocet + Hydrocodone
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  • j-man
  • Male
  • 195 pounds
  • 5 Feet 11 Inches
 No change

Not sure

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Treatment Combo:   Anti-inflammatory Medication (NSAID) + Massage Therapy + Physical Therapy + Change of Sleeping Position + Acupuncture + Naproxen Sodium - Aleve - Anaprox - Naprelan
Dates:  January 15, 2013 - Ongoing
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  • calmincense
  • Female
  • 53 years old
  • 162 pounds
  • 5 Feet 7 Inches
 Helped a lot
1 of 2 people found this helpful

Started in 1990, I was carrying a 50# bag of dog food. I poured it into the barrel turned to put the empty bag into the receptacle and I hit the floor. I had no ability to stand, sit or walk and was in sheer agony, lying on the shop ...

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Treatment Combo:   Glucosamine + Pain Killers (Analgesic) + Walking + Strengthening + Ice + Physical Therapy + Stretching Treatment + Rest + Heat Therapy + Weight Loss + Inversion + Muscle Relaxants + Exercise + Proper Posture + Bed Rest + Vicodin Medication + Back Support Brace + Leg Elevation + Change of Sleeping Position
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  • egaugh
  • Female
  • 30 years old
  • 150 pounds
  • 5 Feet 7 Inches
 Helped a lot
4 of 4 people found this helpful

I herniated a disk in my L5-S1 space. After being diagnosed, I was initially treated with pain medications and physical therapy. I also iced my back several times a day. The ice and meds made it feel the best. Physical therapy was good to learn how to do proper exercises ...

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Treatment Combo:   Massage Therapy + Change of Sleeping Position + Pilates
Dates:  October 23, 2003 - Ongoing
Helpful?
 No change

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Treatment Combo:   Physical Therapy + Range of Motion Exercises + Muscle Relaxants + Bed Rest + Back Support Brace + Change of Sleeping Position
Helpful?
  • MarvinPotts
  • Male
  • 28 years old
  • 160 pounds
  • 6 Feet 2 Inches
 Healed

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Treatment Combo:   Walking + Aerobics Exercises + Change of Sleeping Position
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