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Neck pain with Nerve compress, Can any one suggest please

Hi Doctor , My dad had Neck pain for past 20 years due to nerve compress. He is now 47 not able to bear the neck and headache . Can any one suggest any health tablet for my dad. He had taken Zincovit and Amitryin tablet but the strength is not enough for him.
Asked On : Mon, 27 Sep 2010
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Saranya,
Welcome to HCM.
Pain in the neck region due to compression of nerve needs decompression of the nerve, which can be achieved by wearing cervical collar. Best is to consult an orthopedic surgeon and follow his advise. Surgical decompression may be other option available.
Pain killers are to be avoided as far as possible as they have undesirable side effects.
Wishing your Dad all the best.
Answered: Fri, 30 Sep 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
thanks for query,
It seems that your father is having cervical spondilitis causing problem.
Go for physiotherapy and cervical traction and short way diathermy.
If there is no improvement then surgery is the option.
Consult orthopedic and discuss the problem.
Ok and bye.
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