Pain Management Community
Trochanteric Bursitis
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to pain management, chronic pain, arthritis, back pain, cancer, headaches, movement disorders pain, and muscle pain.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Trochanteric Bursitis

Hi
     I need some advice from a doctor I have had severe pain at the top of my thigh  on the side I have been told by the hospital that it is Trochanteric Bursitis  I don't know why I got it  I have tried Naprosyn co codamol creams and lidocaine patches and I AM IN PAIN 24 7 there not much use   I  cant walk for long cant sit either sleeping is a nightmare I am slowly slipping into depression and  I am quite tearful  I have a hobby which I love making cards I have enjoyed doing this for 6 yrs as I can't go out this keeps me occupied but I cant do them anymore because of this   I  know people are worse off than me I understand that  but every one tries to cope with there problems  and I am trying to cope with mine I want to know if you can help me I have been searching on the comp and   in America they sell patches called Bursitis  which if put on  the swollen muscle draws the fluid thats causing the pain into the patch at a time  which will start to ease there 40 dollars to buy can I buy these in Britain or obtain them from  my own doctor also there is a spray  to can I get these from a chemist or something like them I think this could help if you can help to thankyou  x
Related Discussions
3 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
501792_tn?1261114706
Hi bowley

         There are no doctors answering questions on this forum, you may want to put your post on one of the ones on the left hand side of the list of Forums page
  I wish I could offer you some adice but am not knowlegeable about your problem.

Blank
501792_tn?1261114706
Sorry, thats right hand side, not left
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
thankyou for your reply
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Pain Management Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pain Answerers
7721494_tn?1431631564
Blank
philnoir
Four Corners
547368_tn?1431951756
Blank
Tuckamore
On the Beaches of Paradise, FL
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
jerry_all19
655875_tn?1295698707
Blank
RunningMom