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Deep leg ache started in the thigh. Solution?

I have a deep leg ache that started about 10-15 days ago in my left thigh. Its point of pain is not known but felt. I cannot rub my leg and feel the pain but only when I am standing or sitting or even for a time leying down. I am in my early 70s and about 20 lbs over weight. We have a second level and the climb is not hard, 14 risers, but I notice it. Never had anything in my early life to describe it with the exception that growing pains somewhat describes it. It feels like perhaps a charlie hourse is about to take ahold of my left theigh. Jack Z
Asked On : Fri, 1 Feb 2013
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The dull aching pain may be due to any muscular pain.
At your age it may be due to osteoporosis.

1. Rest
2. Analgesic
3. Calcium supplements

can be followed to relieve the pain.
Answered: Wed, 3 Jul 2013
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