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A 24-year-old member asked:

Why do my legs hurt before or after i get sick?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Normal for you...: Everybodys' body is different; if this is what normally occurs when you get sick(and you have no other health issues) then i would not look into it further; just accept this as part of "you". If not then please visit with your primary care physician and the two of you can explore this further. Best of luck.
Dr. David Wyatt
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Viral / illness sx: Part of most viral infections... Like a "cold or flu" will have myalgias as an initial symptom. Myalgia= muscle ache/ pain. Tylenol/advil helps along with rest and water....
Last updated Feb 2, 2019

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