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Have tendon achillies. Feel better now but with running and playing the pain returns. What can be done?

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Hello Doc,

I have tendon achillies for the last 3.5 years. It is very much better now but when I start running/start playing the pain returns.please let me know what can be done

Posted Sun, 21 Jul 2013 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 9 hours later

Thanks for your query.

Wearing a ankle brace would restrict the movements and prevent sudden jerks which could injure the tendon.

Apply Diclofenac gel whenever the pain gets severe.

Hope, I answered your query.

Wish you good health.


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