Hi,i have been having back problems since the begining of feb and taking loads of meds to try and take the pain away from my prolpse disk with 2 disk deteriation,it flared up again 2 weeks ago and got the really bad pain in my bum and legs back,went to the docs and she has put me on oxycontin instead of tramadol ! it has not worked yet and im seeing the doc on tuesdat for an update ! i am taking 10 mg twice aday at the moment and i mite ask to double the dose to see if it helps ! has anyone been in a similar situation ! i am also taking lyrica 2 x 75mg a day,naproxen 500mg twice a day,oramorph 5 ml 4 times a day,and amatriptaline 20 mg at bed time !! the doc wants me to double up on the lyrica as well,think im going to start that tonight ! hope someone has got some advice ?