I am a 61 year old woman, I have saver arthritus for years in both knees shoulders and spine, I have heart problems a pacemaker and have recently been diagnose with heart failure.
I have been told I need knee replacement surgery but no one will do it because of my heart.
I have had bad reactions to everything form code to morphine, I have be hospitalised three times because I had been prescribed different forms of morphine.
Is there an alternative to morphine, I have been putting up with the pain for years but its getting on top of me now, is there any hope of easing my pain. The doctors even stopped me using a tens machine as it was effecing my pacemaker.
No one seems to understand what living with constant pain is like, even the heart failure nurse how came to visit me recentally said I don't know what were going to do to help yo
Can any one help.
All user-generated information on this site is the opinion of its author only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical conditions. Members and guests are responsible for their own posts and the potential consequences of those posts detailed in our Terms of Service.