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Can you please suggest a quick recovery of rotator cuff injury ?

i have acute pain in my shoulder ..damaged my rotator muscle while doing heavy bench presses in the gym..can u please suggest a quick recovery and relief schedule?apparently there are no sports physicians in ahmedabad..and the orthopedic i went to gave me paracetamol tablets..cures the pain..but what about the injury healing?
Asked On : Wed, 23 Feb 2011
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Give rest to your shoulder for one week in shoulder immobilizer, take painkiller & serratiopeptidase. & get an MRI of shoulder done after 10 days ( esp of > 3 tesla MRI) & send me the report at to suggest you further line of treatment
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Answered: Thu, 24 Feb 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Gautam Das's  Response
Hi. Sports injury can be either due to direct trauma or overuse. If a doctor has evaluated you and prescribed paracetamol then it should be to give you pain relief. Give rest to the muscle and in the meantime you can work out the other parts. Rest to the overused part will give you relief. If you continue using the affected muscle it will take a long time to heal and also might aggravate your injury
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