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what can i do to relieve the pain in my shoulder

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Need More Info: Please state the circumstances surrounding your pain-what you do to aggrevate, the character or the pain-aching, burning, stabbing, radiation (does it ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Make sure it's iPad : Neck and shoulder pain can come from many causes, so you need to have this checked out by your doctor. Depending on your posture, amount of time spent ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Complex Joint: The shoulder is a complex joint, & many conditions/ injuries (rotator cuff injury, bursitits, tendonitis, labral pathology, etc) can cause pain. Some ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Bailie
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends on cause: Depends on cause. Get it checked once the cause is determined, the treatment can be recommended.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Complex Joint: The shoulder is a complex joint, & many conditions/ injuries (rotator cuff injury, bursitits, tendonitis, labral pathology, etc) can cause pain. Some ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Hennigan
26 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
NSAiDs: Quickest relief for acute shoulder pain is continuous ice, and adult dose of nsaid. Ibuprofen is 2400mg per day in 3 or 4 divided doses. Naprosyn (nap ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Mathew
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Rest: Rest, antiinflammatory like motrin, aleeve...If you have limited range of motion or pain continues, go see your doctor for eval and treatment.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nolan Segal
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Ice: You should start with icing, 15' at a time. Also do pendulum exercises. Otc meds can help. If no relief see dr.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Fagan
Dr. Kim Fagan answered
33 years experience Sports Medicine
See doc: A thorough evaluatioin by a sports medicine specialist is a good start. If you have not sustained a direct injury it is likely that surgical interven ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Complicated: Any trauma or is it overuse?Usually would be rest and pt before returning to sport.

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