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Pain in the hand joints - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   I started a new job a month ago, stocking shelves, and lifting heavy items, my joints in my hands are hurting
User :   I'm only 20
Doctor :   please procee with your query
User :   It seems the only relief is cracking them, and it's very temporary
Doctor :   ok
User :   What's the cause?
User :   And what is it?
Doctor :   is the work load hectic
User :   It's not really that bad
User :   I just lift boxes of items constantly
Doctor :   wat work were yu doing before
User :   Industrial
User :   this problem only started a few weeks ago
Doctor :   are yu having these problems after joining the job
User :   yes
User :   Do you know what it could be, and how to get rid of it?
Doctor :   yes i will help u in this
User :   Please do
Doctor :   do yu have any swelling of the joints
User :   no
Doctor :   is the joint movements free
User :   yes
User :   The most pain is in the knuckle joint
Doctor :   did yu take any medications for these
User :   No
Doctor :   do yu sleep for 7-8 hours
User :   Yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   will advice to take this tablets

Doctor :   tab.Sumo 2 times a day for 3 days
Doctor :   after food
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