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Acupuncture after Discectomy

Hi Guys.

I am 6 weeks post my Discectomy on L4/L5. Am doing pretty well. Walking 3-4 miles a day and doing core exercises 5 times a day as recommended by my PT. I have very minimal nerve pain compared to prior surgery. However my lower back is very sore - muscles tight and achy. The painkiller and anti-inflammatory drugs are causing me very bad indigestion so cannot take these.

I was wondering if anyone has any experience with acupuncture post surgery and the results?
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