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Suggest treatment to relieve pain on the left temple along with left neck, shoulder, and upper arm

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Posted on Thu, 2 Aug 2018
Question: I have a headache on my left temple, but also left neck and left top of hand. Started yesterday. Left shoulder a bit as well.
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Answered by Dr. Sudhir Kumar (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
You can take ibuprofen or diclofenac tablets.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for posting your query.

I am Dr Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist, and I would try my best to help you.

I have noted your clinical details. You can take ibuprofen or diclofenac tablet for pain relief.

If symptoms do not get better, further testing may be done, which would include ESR (blood test) and CT scan of brain.

I hope my answer helps. Please get back if you have any follow up queries or if you require any additional information.

Wishing you good health,

Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology) XXXXXXX Consultant Neurologist



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Suggest treatment to relieve pain on the left temple along with left neck, shoulder, and upper arm

Brief Answer: You can take ibuprofen or diclofenac tablets. Detailed Answer: Thank you for posting your query. I am Dr Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist, and I would try my best to help you. I have noted your clinical details. You can take ibuprofen or diclofenac tablet for pain relief. If symptoms do not get better, further testing may be done, which would include ESR (blood test) and CT scan of brain. I hope my answer helps. Please get back if you have any follow up queries or if you require any additional information. Wishing you good health, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology) XXXXXXX Consultant Neurologist