It is very common for people to suffer from some kind of pain. Busy life schedule, continuously sitting or standing in one position, less activities or injuries are some most common causes of pains like neck pain, back pain. There is another miserable condition of pain that is known as sciatic. Sciatic pain rises from lower back or buttocks and spreads downwards. Sciatic can cause great unbearable pain in lower back and limbs, degenerative spinal disease, tendon, muscles and hip injuries are some common cause of sciatic nerve pain. Unlike many other pains, it cannot be treated on your own or by doing some common stretching or exercise and taking medication. There are different medications available to get sciatic nerve pain relief. But before you use any painkiller you need to know about the symptoms of sciatica because different medication works best for different symptoms.
Symptoms of sciatica
Pain, numbness, tingling radiating and burning sensation arises from upper buttocks or lower back that spreads downward. Sometimes sciatica pain radiates around the buttock or hip as it arises from upper buttock( lumbago) which causes lumber pain or great lower back pain. Buttock pain and leg pain are also great symptoms of sciatica nerve pain.
Treatment for sciatica
There are a number of medicines available is a market that can be used to relieve back pain or alleviate symptoms of sciatica. Simple painkiller can work effectively depending on the type of symptom occurring due to sciatica. Sometimes these medications are inefficient in treating symptoms of sciatica them some specific injections are also used to relieve pain or symptoms of lower back pain.
Besides medicines and injections, there are different therapies and natural treatments that are also available and are very effective in treating the symptoms of sciatica. Chiropractors can ensure to treat your sciatica thoroughly with various proven treatments.