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Marietta, GA
A 19-year-old female asked:

My lower spine pain has gradually been getting worse over this month. hurts my spine to move my feet when sitting down. flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) does not help?

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Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery 41 years experience
Return to your dr: Many things can cause back pain, but if it is worsening, go back to your doctor. In the meantime you could try over the counter pain relievers, stretching, exercise, heat, cold. Get in some aerobic exercise (heart rate over 100), at least 30 minutes three times a week.
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