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Suggest treatment for biliary colic

I think i am having gallbladder attacks. After i eat i get a sharp pain in my middle back and front of the rib cage. Sometimes it is so severe i cannot handle the pain. I had an attack this past wednesday which was severe and everyday since then i have felt pain in the same places. I eat clean, 54 yrs female Both parents had gallstones when they were alive.
Fri, 26 Dec 2014
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Radiologist 's  Response
Hello

Your symptoms may be due to gall bladder calculus.
At present,empirically you can take strong opoid analgesics like tramadol for pain relief.
You need clinical correlation and investigations.Investigations include routine hemogram,renal function test,liver function test and Ultrasound of abdomen.

Ultrasound of abdomen can exclude many possibilities.
Proper treatment depend upon findings.

Get well soon.
Take Care
Dr.Indu Bhushan
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