Top
10
Doctor insights on: How Can I Relieve Arthritis Of The Arms During The Night Time

Share
1

1
How can I relieve arthritis of the arms during the night time?

How can I relieve arthritis of the arms during the night time?

Brace: A brace or anti inflammatory cream might help. You also need to be sure the problem is truly arthritis not something else like carpal tunnel syndrome. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Thomas Namey
2,350 doctors shared insights

Arthritis (Definition)

Arthritis is progressive degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms may include joint pain, swelling, decreased motion, and stiffness. The two most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis, which is associated first with articular cartilage breakdown with a component of inflammation, and rheumatoid arthritis, which is a systemic autoimmune disorder that affects joint linings first and secondarily ...Read more


2

2
I have heart disease&arthritis.During the night, i'm having pain in either my right arm or right leg.Should i go to the doctor?

I have heart disease&arthritis.During the night, i'm having pain in either my right arm or right leg.Should i go to the doctor?

Not your heart: Those are not heart symptoms. If you a troubled enough with pain to warrant a visit, by all means, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
6yr old says his legs hurt sometimes.Happened few times months b4.in the morning mostly,and now his arm hurts sometimes,could it be arthritis?

6yr old says his legs hurt sometimes.Happened few times months b4.in the morning mostly,and now his arm hurts sometimes,could it be arthritis?

Mgt: This can occur with growth, but if there are any other signs such as stiffness, swelling, fever or rash, I would advise seeing a Pediatric Rheumatologist. ...Read more

4

4
I have moderate to severe shoulder pain that at times radiates down my arm and into my hand. I've got arthritis and have had injections a few times. What should I do?

I have moderate to severe shoulder pain that at times radiates down my arm and into my hand. I've got arthritis and have had injections a few times. What should I do?

Find diagnosis: So you got to see an orthopaedic surgeon. You have to get the correct diagnosis first to be able to have successful treatment outcome. Shoulder arthritis should not cause pain down into your arms. So it might be a cervical spine problem. That needs to be evaluated. It could be peripheral nerve issues, unrelated to the shoulder, or brachial plexopathy, or thoracic outlet syndrome, etc. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
Can arthritis b in just 1 main area? Left elbow & bicep hurt all the time with it other places hurting very little right arm/elbow legs wrist knuckles

Can arthritis b in just 1 main area? Left elbow & bicep hurt all the time with it other places hurting very little right arm/elbow legs wrist knuckles

Yes but...: First thing is to confirm the diagnosis. History /physical , labs and xrays to start . An MRI may be needed to rule out tendon or ligament issues. ...Read more

7

7
How to relieve arthritis of the arms, shoulders during the night time?

How to relieve arthritis of the arms, shoulders during the night time?

Ice and NSAID : Shoulder arthritis or tendinitis hurt more at night because you are not moving the joints do they swell causing pain. Before you go to bed ice your shoulder for 20 minutes and take anti inflammatory meds. If you need narcotics you need surgery. ...Read more

8

8
Is it pretty typical to suffer from swollen limbs during an arthritis attack?

Is it pretty typical to suffer from swollen limbs during an arthritis attack?

Swelling/arthritis: Some types of arthritis are associated with swelling in the joints including four and rheumatoid arthritis. However, it usually does not include the whole limb. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
I am 19 years old and i have rheumathoid arthrits.I woke up many times last night amd this mornimg to a pain in my right hand and arm unlike any pain ive felt. It is a shooting yet at the same time dull pain. Radiating from my wrist and shooting through m

You probably have: acute rheumatoid flareup, which is an uncommon phenomenon with the level of autoimmune globulins in your body. I would go to an emergency care facility to check your blood and make sure you do not have infection or something that has worsened your immune status. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

10

10
Shoulder, back, arm pain diagnosed as pinched nerver from arthiritus in left shoulder . Any relief suggestions?

See below: Many things can cause these symptoms. You need to see your doctor. He/she whill perform a thorough examination to see what's going on and tell you what to do about it. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Robert Lowe
1,459 doctors shared insights

Painful Joints (Definition)

That term is not really a specific diagnosis, but rather somewhat of a general term. The medical term is arthralgias, which implies pain in multiple joint possibly coming from a single cause. Don't hesitate to be seen and evaluated for ...Read more