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Lumbar Herniated Disc - Other Treatment

You can try other treatments besides medicine and surgery, including:

Complementary and alternative medicine

Talk to your doctor before using complementary and alternative medicine to treat a herniated disc.

Some people use complementary and alternative medicine along with standard or conventional care to treat leg and back pain caused by a herniated disc. Some examples are:4

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    Last Updated: January 21, 2014
    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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