Those needles hurt. July 15, 2013 by jaklumen Leave a comment Met with the nurse practitioner today and got some cortisone injections (in the muscle)– also am starting Lyrica for nerve pain. Share this:ShareTwitterGooglePocketPinterestLike this:Like Loading... Author: jaklumen Wherever you see "jaklumen", that's me- the username is still unique as of the current year. Be aware that the facet you see, is only a small part of the me that is me.