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Pain in popliteal fossa. Taking medicine for acute bronchitis. Pain in thighs. Your thoughts?

My popliteal fossa hurts when I walk and is very uncomfotable from a sitting position while extending my leg. This pain began yesterday but is slightly worse and in both fossa s this morning. I am taking two antibiotics and a hydrocodone suspension cough syrup for acute bronchitis which may have some influence??? Also, my thighs ache at night to the point where I can not sleep and only standing relieves the pain. This is weird to me and I can t stand all night :( Please provide your thoughts.
Asked On : Sun, 6 Jan 2013
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Good morning. i think u are suffering with osteoarthritis knee most commonly which presents as pain in popliteal region. which agrevates on changing posture from sitting to standing. do quadriceps strengthening exercises. avoid sitting and squatting down. Thank u
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