Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
136 Doctors are Online

Uncontrollable lower back pain, no back injury, no lifting heavy weight, lecturer by profession, travels by bus, aggregates when standing for long, treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Back Pain
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 1777 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello dr
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   dr my wife is having lower back pain
Doctor :   Ok
User :   It is uncontrolable
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Can you please let me know how we can check whether it is a normal pain or Disc pain?
Doctor :   I would like to know few more things before suggesting: User :   ok
Doctor :   May I know your wife's age?
User :   27
Doctor :   Did she suffer with any back injury in the recent past?
User :   no
Doctor :   Is there any history of lifting heavy weights?
User :   No
Doctor :   May I know her profession?
User :   she is a lecturere
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know her mode of transportation?
User :   by bus
User :   her college is 30 km away
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know the aggravating and relieving factors?
Doctor :   When does she has more pain and when does it reduces?
User :   when she stands for more than one hour it increases
Doctor :   May I know the duration of this pain?
Doctor :   OK
User :   and it reduces when she slept on flat surface
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   After going the description provided by you, I feel that the pain is most probably due to muscle spasms due to long standing.
User :   any suggestion
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   But it is important to rule out any disc related problems.
User :   so what we can do?
User :   to whom we can consult
User :   do you know any Dr in faridabad
Doctor :   It would be better to see an Orthopedician and few investigations like X ray of the spine and MRI of the spine to rule out disc problems.
Doctor :   I will ask my customer care executive to call you after this live chat regarding the best orthopedician in faridabad.
Doctor :   Meanwhile you can follow these measures: User :   oh great
User :   yes
Doctor :   1. To use stiff bed cot.
User :   ok
Doctor :   2. For pain, she can take any analgesics like DOLO 500mg three times a day.
User :   ok
Doctor :   3. Hot fomentation on the back would help in reliving muscular spasms.
Doctor :   4. VOLINI gel apply on the back for three times in a day.
User :   Move or Iodex will help here ?
Doctor :   Yes, you can apply any one of those.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Once the pain is reduced she has to follow regular back exercises, which would help in strenghthening back muscles.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Did you my suggestions?
User :   sorry
User :   what you want to say
User :   Did you my suggestions?
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   yes
User :   i have noted down all the things
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   but first i want to rule out any possiblity of Disc problem
User :   so please ask your customercare to book an apointment with a Dr in faridabad
Doctor :   Yes, for this an X ray of the spine and MRI of the spine will confirm the diagnosis.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Sure, they will call you after this live chat regarding your request.
User :   thaanks a lot dr
Doctor :   Please confirm your email id and cell number.
Doctor :   Thanks for confirming.
Doctor :   Customer care executive will call you after this live chat.
User :   thanks a lot dr
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   bye
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor