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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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    What causes restless legs and pain in elbows?

Hi I am a 34year old female, never sick really, PMH of Pneumothorax, appendectomy, Irregular heartbeat, I take cardicor 1.25mg - short pr interval with PAC s + PVC s, High biliruben I notice in my urine sometimes but mostly my eyes are yellow, Anyway my concern is regarding my legs my upper legs get so restless and heavy I fell like its an effort to drag them sometimes expecially after exercise and I have a constant ache/pain in my elbows? Any Ideas?
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
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As a first line management you can take analgesics like Paracetamol or Aceclofenac for pain relief. If symptoms persists better to consult a neurologist and get evaluated. You might require drugs like Ropinirole.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Dr. Shinas Hussain,
General & Family Physician
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