Grade 1 anterolisthesis of l4, lytic or spondylolytic
This quickly leads to tolerance as the medications become less effective with time and their routine use becomes habit forming. Because spondylolisthesis is a condition that tends to worsen with time, most people who start taking narcotics find it very difficult to stop. Certainly, more than morphology is a factor.
Prior Treatment Self-taught abdominal exercises and ibuprofen mg 3 times per day as needed. Surgical correction is the best option.
As the disk deteriorates it becomes less capable of absorbing all of the forces of normal human movement.