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What causes pain in the right shoulder and arm while breathing?

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Posted on Mon, 27 Mar 2017 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Pain all over right shoulder including arm. Excess while breathing, Even in ribs portion. No heavy work, didnt lift weight though. Suggest to get rid of the pain.
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Hello,
Thanks for posting your query,

I have read through your query,

From the description you have provided, your symptoms seems to be pertaining to muscle spasm due to a bad posture.

I would suggest you to do the following:

- Take an analgesic along with an anti-spasmodic or a muscle relaxant. For this you may consider Tab. Lyser-D twice daily for 3 days or T. ZERODOL-P twice daily.

- Also take Cap. Pan-D once daily half an hour before food, so as to avoid any resultant gastritis.

- Apply warm compresses over the involved area.

- Avoid pillow while resting.

Hope this helps.

Please feel free to discuss further,

Regards
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