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What do you do when you wake up with a stiff neck?

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Dr. Kampana

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Posted on Sat, 9 Jun 2018 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: I've a stiff neck everyday I wake up post which it gets better with time. I don't use a pillow & this is a recent phenomenon.
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Answered by Dr. Kampana 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Muscle spasm

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Stiff neck can be due to a muscle spasm as it is of recent onset. I would suggest you to take tab. myospaz forte twice daily for 3 days after food. You can apply pain relief patches such as Hansaplast lion plaster.

In case your symptoms persists it is best to meet an orthopedician for a detailed examination and treatment.

I hope this answered your query.

With regards,
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