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Is hydrolyzed collagen beneficial in healing frozen shoulder? Is there any other medication or home remedy for it?

Is hydrolyzed collagen beneficial in healing frozen shoulder?
Is there any other medication or home remedy for it?

Frozen shoulder can: be caused by any number of conditions that occur separately or in combination. Joint arthritis, prolonged shoulder immobility, bursitis (inflammation of the fluid-filled sac around the shoulder joint) and strained tendons and ligaments can contribute to frozen shoulder. Hydrolyzed collagen isn't likely to help. Your doctor can advise you as to what OTC medications and exercises might help. ...Read more

Collagen (Definition)

Collagen is a component of extracellular tissue, which is found throughout the body. Collagen is a proten important for tissue strength and tissue healing. There are several differnt subtypes of collagen, depending on where it is found. Collagen has a high content of hydroxyproline, which is ...Read more


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I need help shoulder tendonitis, what to do?

I need help shoulder tendonitis, what to do?

Many Possibilities: Prolotherapy typically by itself will cause ligaments to tighten up, usually due to scarring or fibrosis of the ligaments. However now prolotherapy is used to introduce new blood supply to the area and then many times following it with the prp and/or stem cells in the area can repair the tissue/ligaments by the hopes that the stem cells regenerate the same normal tissue type. Regenexx.Com ...Read more

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What are some symptoms of tendonitis in your shoulder?

What are some symptoms of tendonitis in your shoulder?

Localized pain: Shoulder tendonitis pain is aroused by companion muscle use & firm palpation of tendon-bone insertion sites. Shoulder tendonitis commonly seen anterior shoulder region from biceps muscle. Posterior shoulder if superior trapezius. Outter tip of shoulder if supraspinatus. Lateral upper arm if deltoid. Rest/heat/acupunc/massage for muscle spasm. Cortisone for "pain honeymoon" enabling yoga & aqua-pt. ...Read more

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My shoulder is painful.My dr said its tendonitis.Could it be something else.Still painful?

Second Opinion: I don't use tendonitis a valid primary diagnosis. Shoulders are complex and pain can come from many many sources. Learn more here: http://theshouldercenter.Com/shoulder-pain.Htm. ...Read more

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Is yoga beneficial for shoulder tendonitis?

Is yoga beneficial for shoulder tendonitis?

Could be.: You can try yoga, and use shoulder symptoms as a guideline. If the yoga activities seem to irritate the shoulder, you may need to stop. ...Read more

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Should i go to ER for shoulder tendonitis?

Should i go to ER for shoulder tendonitis?

No: That is not what the er is for. See an orthopaedic surgeon, get a true diagnosis. You will get therapy and anti inflammatories and possibly an injection if it's real bad to start. Takes weeks to months to improve generally. ...Read more

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How to help with shoulder tendonitis tightness?

How to help with shoulder tendonitis tightness?

Exercise: Range of motion exercise program important. You need an evaluation and may need imaging regarding the cause. - tendonosis or a tendon tear need to be considered. ...Read more

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Can you get shoulder tendonitis by throwing side arm?

Can you get shoulder tendonitis by throwing side arm?

Yes, Treatments are: Prolotherapy typically by itself will cause ligaments to tighten up, usually due to scarring or fibrosis of the ligaments. However now prolotherapy is used to introduce new blood supply to the area and then many times following it with the prp and/or stem cells in the area can repair the tissue/ligaments by the hopes that the stem cells regenerate the same normal tissue type. Regenexx.Com ...Read more

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Can tendonitis in your shoulder hurt down your whole arm?

Can tendonitis in your shoulder hurt down your whole arm?

Tendonitis: Tendonitis of your shoulder/rotator cuff usually does not travel down your arm past your elbow. Consider a pinched nerve in your neck as the culprit here. ...Read more

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Do people ever get shoulder tendonitis by throwing a softball side arm?

Do people ever get shoulder tendonitis by throwing a softball side arm?

Yes: Throwing any ball can potentially cause tendonitis. Tendonitis of the shoulder can occur as a result of a variety of reasons. Most commonly it is from progressing activities too quickly when the shoulder is not conditioned for the stress that it is being demanded of it. There are excellent throwing progression programs available to condition the shoulder and arm for regular throwing. ...Read more

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Last wk I was told I had tendonitis in my shoulder.today the pain got worst and feels a little different and now its in my neck. Is this normal?

Last wk I was told I had tendonitis in my shoulder.today the pain got worst and feels a little different and now its in my neck. Is this normal?

Compensation: sometimes when one has a shoulder problem, one
may use accessary muscles like the upper back or
cervical spine to compensate and sometimes cause
another problem
Are you getting any symptoms down the arm?
Id start with rest and nsaid and see your md if it
doesn't improve ...Read more

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I was injured in my practise..am suffering from shoulder tendonitis can i go for kenelog injections?is it dangerous?currenty am undergoing physiotrtm

I was injured in my practise..am suffering from  shoulder tendonitis can i go for kenelog injections?is it dangerous?currenty am undergoing physiotrtm

Shoulder injury: should injury are usually treated with physiotherapy unless you have torn one of your ligaments in your shoulder. Then you need to see an Orthpedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Shoulder tendonitis-cannot afford to hire help?

Shoulder tendonitis-cannot afford to hire help?

Exercise: Range of motion exercise program important. You need an evaluation and may need imaging regarding the cause. - tendonosis or a tendon tear need to be considered sometimes an injection can help but you need a correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine to cure shoulder tendonitis?

What is the best medicine to cure shoulder tendonitis?

Possibly: PRP is an offered treatment that has shown good success however is considered experimental at this time. The basic theory is it helps to strengthen the ligaments using your own platelets/growth factors and therefore reducing stress on the joint by tightening them up. As far as I know its safer than steroid injection. Pretty cool stuff. Check out Regenexx.Com. ...Read more

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Does shoulder tendonitis always heal on its on if you are young?

Does shoulder tendonitis always heal on its on if you are young?

No: Shoulder tendinitis is a vague diagnosis. Shoulder pain in young people can be related to many different things such as shoulder instability, biceps tendinosis, rotator cuff tendinosis or tears and slap lesions. While shoulder tendinitis in young people generally resolves with conservative care it can also progress and worsen depending on the actual diagnosis. ...Read more

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Could I have had shoulder tendonitis sometimes, sometimes not, for 11 months?

Could I have had shoulder tendonitis sometimes, sometimes not, for 11 months?

Yes: Tendinitis can come and go based on level of activity and type of activity. This is common. You may actually have a partial tear of your rotator cuff which leads to these recurrent bouts of pain. ...Read more

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Any ideas on where to put ice on shoulder tendonitis?

On the tender area..: Most shoulder tendinitis is due to the rotator cuff . The tender area may be the greater tuberosity ( bony prominence deep to the deltoid where rc attaches)...Rc pain is often referred to lateral( outside) deltoid and ice may be helpful here as well.Ice massage works well if you can manage it w/ your opposite arm or your partner is willing to help! gl! ...Read more

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What could be wrong if my left shoulder tendonitis pain?

What could be wrong if my left shoulder tendonitis pain?

Are you kidding?: The question makes little sense. If you have tendinitis then you have tendinitis. If you are unsure, have the shoulder evaluated. ...Read more

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How long does it take tendonitis in the shoulder to heal?

How long does it take tendonitis in the shoulder to heal?

Rotator Cuff Strain: This is varied from person to person. If symptoms persist w/ >6 wks of diligent rehab & compliance w/ conservative treatment, a more aggressive treatment, such as surgery, may be required. You may discuss your options with your physical therapist or physician. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine to cure tendonitis shoulder pain?

What is the best medicine to cure tendonitis shoulder pain?

Many Possibilities: Prolotherapy typically by itself will cause ligaments to tighten up, usually due to scarring or fibrosis of the ligaments. However now prolotherapy is used to introduce new blood supply to the area and then many times following it with the prp and/or stem cells in the area can repair the tissue/ligaments by the hopes that the stem cells regenerate the same normal tissue type. Regenexx.Com ...Read more

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How long does it usually take to heal tendonitis in the shoulder?

How long does it usually take to heal tendonitis in the shoulder?

4-6 weeks: Typical treatments for shoulder tendonitis include use of anti-inflammatory medicines, rest of the joint, and possibly physical therapy. Avoiding the repetitive movement that led to the condition is most helpful. If these conservative measures fail, then a cortisone injection may help. ...Read more

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Tendinitis (Definition)

The inflammation of a tendon, ...Read more