Lumbar Herniated Disc - Other Treatment

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

Complementary medicine

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

Some people use complementary 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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