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Glade, PA
A 31-year-old male asked:

I have been diagnosed with very bad case of ankle pain and achilles tendinitis he prescribed tramadol 3 times. a day but since i started physical therapy pain has gotten worse so was wondering if there something else i could take with it or if it be wort

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 57 years experience
Need to see rheumato: This is being treated as mechanical butwe can see this with inflammatory arthropathy. You need to have your physician send you for a rheumatology evaluation for possible inflammatory spondyloarthropathy or reactive arthritis.
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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 44 years experience
Anti-inflammatory.: Ask your doctor for a prescription of an anti-inflammatory medication. It can be taken along with the tramadol.
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Last updated Apr 1, 2016
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