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Muscle pain below the chest and back, swimming - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   hi ..
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I lost the connectivity during my chat
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Pl proceed
User :   Ok I am facing severe pain on left side from below the breast line to backside
User :   i think that because i took up swimming in last couple of months
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have applied moov and one more gel
User :   but its now almost 3 weeks its not getting reduced
Doctor :   Ok when do you have the pain in a day?
User :   throughout the day.. I remove my inner wear in night which is when i real slightly relieved
Doctor :   What is your age?
User :   29 years
Doctor :   Do you have the pain when you press over the area?
User :   no not really
Doctor :   What is the severity of the pain on a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being the least
User :   i would rate it 5 ...bearable .
Doctor :   Does applying moov helps in reducing the pain
Doctor :   Are you continuing the swimming exercise/
User :   ya it helps for some time
User :   but its not healing it completely
Doctor :   What style are you swimming?
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   when my hands are in writing position /when i type .. the pain increases especially on the back .. the bone connecting shoulder and back
User :   free style
Doctor :   Ok I think this pain is a muscle pain
Doctor :   I think they way you are swimming is not right
Doctor :   Have you taken assistance from the coach
User :   ya even i feel so that there is swimming fault
Doctor :   Ok, pause it for timebeing
Doctor :   and check if it helps
User :   yes .. but wen i do practise without him
User :   is there any onitment which can help
Doctor :   MYOLAXIN - D
Doctor :   You can try this
Doctor :   You can pick DOLO 650
Doctor :   for the pain after meal
User :   DOLO 650 is it tablet or ointment
Doctor :   Tablet
User :   hope there is nothing serious
Doctor :   I do not think so
Doctor :   But if it does not relieve on pausing the swimming program
Doctor :   then you need a physical examination by doctor
User :   this week i will not go for swimming and if i take the medicine how long shud it take to get relieved of this pain
Doctor :   Two days
User :   what should be the frequency of applying ointment and tablet intake
Doctor :   Four times a day
Doctor :   Tablet three times a day
User :   Hope no side effect
Doctor :   No there are relatively safe
User :   Thanks ..
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting
Doctor :   Bye for now
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