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Severe pain in both hips, legs due to bursitis. How to relieve pain?

I am a female (age 58) experiencing severe pain from bursitis in both hips, which were replaced last August. I am on my feet all day as a teacher. I climb the stairs a lot and have recently resumed sexual activity. The pain in both legs is excruciating. Besides rest, ice, PT, and taking anti-inflammatories, anything else I can do?
Asked On : Sat, 16 Mar 2013
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Hi, The pain might be due to inflamation of the newly replaced hip joints, and due to the swelling of the new joints.
I to my patients with such symptoms prescribe neurotropic injections for 10 consecutive days, and to be continued one injection every 10 days. anti inflamatory drugs. Thank you.
Answered: Fri, 2 Aug 2013
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