I’m only 2 weeks into this but I haven’t seen anyone with my exact symptoms so I’m reaching out for answers. It started as a dull pain in my left thigh. Similar to overuse. 3 hours later I couldn’t even stand and the pain was also in my left shin. The pain in my shin was a burning pain with an intensity I’ve never felt before. The thigh was more like what I would imagine a knife blade in my thigh feels like. The only comfort came if I laid down on my right side. Sitting was painful, standing was excruciating and I could only walk 20 feet before the pain put me down. I also experienced my left knee buckle when I stepped on 2 inch piece of a kids toy. After that I felt weakness in my left as the pain was increasing with every step. It only buckled that once though. First doctor I saw said classic Sciatica and “ I shouldn’t let it control my life “. Gave me muscle relaxers and an anti-inflammatory and sent me home. Before this I would have said I had a decent to high tolerance for pain. I know people with sciatica and this isn’t the same. They say it’s hard to get used to but you can. The pain I’m experiencing is one that increases with every second I stand or step I take. I haven’t found a plateau yet. It just increases until I succumb to the pain. If I push it I start sweating profusely and even screaming in pain almost involuntarily. Anyone have similar problems or can point me in the right direction on what I can do? I can’t sleep I’m worthless at work I really need help.