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Steroids are commonly prescribed for patients who suffer from lower back and leg pain caused by a herniated disc. But how well do these anti-inflammatory medications actually work? A new study looked at the effectiveness of oral steroids in decreasing pain and improving function for patients with sciatica along with a herniated disc.

Oral Steroids Do Not Improve Sciatica Pain from a Herniated Disc


Steroids are commonly prescribed for patients who suffer from lower back and leg pain caused by a herniated disc. But how well do these anti-inflammatory medications actually work? A new study looked at the effectiveness of oral steroids in decreasing pain and improving function for patients with sciatica along with a herniated disc.

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