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Medications for severe shoulder pain on driving - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   im having severe shoulder pain just below the neck on the left side especially when im driving, reading something keeping it on my lap and standing erect for long
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you feeling this way?
User :   this pain has been there for 3 to 4 months now
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you get an Xray done?
User :   yes every thing is normal
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is then probably a muscle spasm.
Doctor :   What medicines have you used for this till now?
User :   what should i do about it......... i was only given pain killers.......
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   There is no need for any further medications. You just need to use the pain killers whenever you get the pain along with
Doctor :   taking frequent breaks whilke sitting before the computer,
Doctor :   sleeping on a firm surface without a pillow
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User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   Hot fomentation followed by Volini gel application is helpful for acute pain
Doctor :   Try yoga exercises for neck pain.
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