Dear Doctor, i have low back stiffness for the last

Patient : Dear Doctor, i have low back stiffness for the last 2 years and the doctor has said that my L4-L5 have moved outwards and also disc degenerative changes have been seen. I am currently on Pregabalin and Dulane 20 with moderate relief. I have been told by another doctor that i can try Diacerin tablets and which can help further in my cause. Please let me know can i take this medicine or not and what is your suggestion to me.
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