Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
160 Doctors are Online

Tendonitis of biceps - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3388 Questions

User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi i have tendonitis in my bicep tendon.
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
from how many days?
User :   is there something i should be doing to make myself recover quickly?
Doctor :  
whats ur age?>
Doctor :  
how do u know that it is tendonitis?
User :   ive had it for a little while but i got it diagnosed 3 days ago and thats when i started resting
User :   15
User :   orthopedic doctor
Doctor :  
Doctor :   did he gave any medicines?
User :   no
Doctor :  
what did he tell?
User :   should i take ibuprofen?
User :   he said 3 months of rest
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
User :   should i be taking ibuprofen? doing something in particular to help iti heal?
Doctor :   it will just relieve from pain

Doctor :  
but tendonitis will take lont time to heal
User :   i cant do anything to help i heal?
User :   should i refrain from writing and typing as much as possible?
Doctor :  
more so restrain from lifting from heavy weights
User :   other than that though. just walking around holdnig it. holding books... stuff like that wont hurt it?

Doctor :   it will
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor