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Pain in abs during abdominal exercise. Suggest

Hi, about 4 months ago I was doing cruches on a decline bench and all of a sudden I came up one time and felt a sudden pain in my abs and had to drop right back down. I felt fine and then a week later I tried doing abs again and the same thing happened. I stopped doing abs for a while and about 2 months ago I went to the doctor and he told me I probably just strained it. I have been going to the gym still the past couple of months without doing any abdominal exercises but I have still been feeling pain off and on in my abs. How can I make them heal fast because this is killing me not to be able to do any abdominal workouts?
Asked On : Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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Thanks for writing to us.
The pain that you experience in the abs muscles is likely to be related to a mild muscle soreness caused by less warming up exercises. Taking muscle relaxants orally and doing a hot fomentation will be helpful.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Sat, 22 Jun 2013
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