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Pain in upper arm, index finger. History of heart attacks, arthritis, fibromyalgia. Treatment?

Hi I am 44 yrs old and have a number of pain issues, I woke up with this excutiating pain in my right upper arm, don t remember doing anything to it, a couple of days ago my index finger started hurting then this. I did have a heart attack when I was 29 also have arthritis and fibromyalgia , herniated discs and disc degeneration, but I have never had this type of pain in my arm before
Asked On : Mon, 27 Aug 2012
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From history it seems that you might be having osteo artheritis of various joints.
Go for physiotherapy.
Take some NSAID medicine for pain as and when required.
Take Calcium, Vitamin A and D supplements.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Wed, 9 Oct 2013
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