I am 68. My med is hydrocodone, Haha. I have degenerating discs. They don't work well on me. I have severe pain. I love to hike, be outside and enjoy life! Had a skiing accident in a black diamond mountain in Colorado. My horse accidentally rolled over on my. I am a german shepherd handler and trainer. One Shepherd loved me so much he accidentally hit me as we were walking down the stairs on my back. Hardwood stairs.