A 42-year-old member asked:
What to do if it feels like bruising or pulled muscle, I'm pregnant?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Carol Hulett answered
42 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Muscle pull: Treatment is almost the same without pregnancy other than avoiding any medication such as Motrin etc. Ice for first 24-48 hours then heat along with stretching and then strengthening. Rest at first is appropriate but being active is overall good for you and baby.
Answered on May 1, 2015
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