Suggest Treatment For Severe Pain In The Ribs
Can be a muscle sprain or tear.
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The sudden sharp pain that you had is likely to be due to a minor muscle sprain or a tear. This needs rest, mild pain killers and a hot compress for relief. Avoid all painful movements and you can get an oral muscle relaxant prescribed in case the pain is severe. Using a chest belt of appropriate size will also help in providing rest to the area. It will take around 2 weeks to heal properly.
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