Epidurals for the lower back?

Answer I have had this done for back pain and it was a little uncomfortable but nothing to fear. It is called an ESI an it injects steroids and an anesthetic into the spine to relieve pain. If it works it... Read More »

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Do epidurals cause back pain?

On One Hand: Known Side EffectAccording to the American Pregnancy Association, backache is one of the most common side effects associated with epidural anesthesia. Certified childbirth educator Vic... Read More »

What causes lower back pain and lower abdominal pain across whole lower back whole lower abdominal area but worse on the right side of both?

Lower abdominal pains and lower back cramping - signs of early pregnancy?

Can lower back pain and lower stomach pains be a sign of pregnancy?

Answer It depends on what the lower stomache pains feel like. If it is a crampy type pain, then yes, this can be a symptom of pregnancy ,as is lower back pain.Within the first 20 weeks.