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A 35-year-old male asked:

Having sciatica pain for past 4 weeks now. doc advised me some painkillers which i refuse to take. exercise makes better but for few hours only.

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Dr. Jalal Zuberi
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Patience needed: Pain due to sciatica, usually lasts 6-8 wks. Be patient and be diligent with PT and exercise regularly for this to resolve in due course.
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