Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps

199 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Sore muscles in lower and upper back. No fever or cold. Should I take tylenol?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Charles S Narasi

Gastroenterologist

Practicing since :1962

Answered : 693 Questions

default
Posted on Thu, 14 Feb 2013 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: Hi I had a upper (not sure of procedure name) and a colonoscopy with a few biopsies taken. Dr. said minor ones. I have no fever, chills and back to normal bowel movements yet I still feel achy muscles in my lower and upper back. Should i go back to Dr. or is this normal and I should take a Tylenol. Concerned
doctor
Answered by Dr. Charles S Narasi 1 hour later
Hello, XXXXXXX,
It does not sound very serious. It is possible you probably had a
viral infection of some sort. It will be O.K. to use Tylenol but
not aspirin for aches and pains. Make sure that you drink
plenty of fluids. I am glad that you had both upper Endoscopy
and also colonoscopy.
I wish you well.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Charles S Narasi 21 minutes later
Should I go to another doctor to check my lungs to be sure nothing serious
doctor
Answered by Dr. Charles S Narasi 1 hour later
Hello, XXXXXXX,
If you are having problems with breathing, having cough,
fever and chills, then you need to see a doctor for lungs.
Also, if you were a heavy smoker with symptoms of
chronic cough or spitting up blood then you need that
checked.
Wish you well.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
default
Follow up: Dr. Charles S Narasi 2 days later
Hi dr. I am still experiencing achy muscles cani have an infection after the colonoscopy without a fever
doctor
Answered by Dr. Charles S Narasi 16 hours later
Hello, XXXXXXX,
Aches and muscle pains can be just related to arthritis
or reaction to the weather, activities etc. It could be
viral . Sometimes, you may not have a high fever.
Hope you are doing well by now.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,   ,   ,   ,   ,  
Drug/Medication ,   ,  
Medical Procedures

Recent questions on  Fever 102f

doctor1 MD

Helo sir,
I am 29 year old I had typhoid when I was about 15 years and doctor prescribed me some tablets .I had severe fever just one day night and on the same day I was having severe itching on the glans penis and by the next day it became sores.The next day itself I again consulted the doctor and he changed the medicines.He said that might be because of allergy to sulphar or something.That sores became worst and took around two weeks to heal leaving many marks and uneven skin.What type of allergy was it?or was it a symptom of something else like any STD?Is there any way to remove that marks on the glans penis?Please help.becouse of shyness I never discussed these with a doctor

doctor1 MD

3 days back, i had heavy fever 104 degree F. i also had infection in my throat. but now I am unable to swallow a single thing. even intake of water makes a lot of pain in my chest somewhere around food pipe. pain starts from the food pipe and scatters in whole of the chest. sometimes food even seems to be stuck in the food pipe. I am 30 years, 6 ft healthy man weighing 90 kg with no previous medical history.

doctor1 MD

My boyfriend's mother was diagnosed with breast cancer a month ago. She just had a mastectomy a few days ago. When she woke up from anesthesia, her heart was racing, she had a severe fever, her blood pressure was sky high, and she didn't remember anyone. What does this mean?

doctor1 MD

I have had a severe inner ear infection for about 5 days. i have been taking antibiotics and I have had small fever until today i awoke dripping sweet my body temp is around 93 and i am still dripping sweet. could this be a symptom of the infection effecting my brain?

doctor1 MD

Hi Doctor, My Son is 2 year 9months, 14kgs weight he has adenoid and tonsils, he was fine from Feb to Nov 2nd week ,due to weather change he has picked up cough, today is 3rd day, night he is not sleeping @ all, getting snoring , mouth breathing...

doctor1 MD

Dear Dr. My Daughter 2 yrs 4 months. she was sick with stomach infection vomiting loose stools and fever and was hospitalised 15 days ago. She was administered IV fluids and Monocef as antibiotic. She became fine and got discharged 2 days later....

doctor1 MD

My mother is having irregular burning sensation in hands n feet. Sometimes less, sometimes more. She is not diabetic. Her cholesterol value is 315 and triglycerides value is 600 recently done the tests. Just in last 15 days there is onset of...