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What can I take for pain in upper right side of back?

What can I take for pain in upper right side of back?

Stretch and Exercise: At your age, i would suggest stretching out and working in strengthening your cores muscles. Take some anti-inflammatories around the clock for the next few days. If you do not improve after a few days, i would consider evaluation by your doctor for further testing and treatment options like epidural steroid injections. ...Read more

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Right leg, ankle swollen i started having real bad abdominal pain in upper right side, lower back pain I have lumbar spondylosis, what could cause it?

Right leg, ankle swollen i started having real bad abdominal pain in upper right side, lower back pain I have lumbar spondylosis, what could cause it?

See details: Severe abdominal pain is potentially serious and requires immediate evaluation. It is not related to the lower back issue. See your own doctor immediately or go to the ER. ...Read more

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What medication helps for pain in upper right side of the back ?

What medication helps for pain in upper right side of the back ?

Depends...: This completely depends on what the nature of the pain might be. Pain in upper right side of back can be anything from muscle strain, rib issues, to liver or gallbladder issues. Its difficult to recommend any medications without being sure where the pain is coming from. This should be assessed by a physical exam and workup to rule out any internal issues. Hope this helps and best of luck! ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my upper right side of back under or next to shoulder blade when I move or breathe deeply. Ibuprofen doesn't seem to alleviate pain. ?

Sharp pain in my 
upper right side of back under or next to shoulder blade when I move or breathe deeply. Ibuprofen doesn't seem to alleviate pain.
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Two thoughts : Your paincould represent either pleurisy, which is inflammation of the lining of the lung/chest wall. This could indicate a lung infection. You don'tmention cough, fever, shortness of breath or sweating. The other thought is that gallbladder problems can cause the pain that you describe in the right shoulder area. You should call your PCP first thing in the morning and get an appointment ASAP. ...Read more

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Im having pain in my upper right side towards my back. it hurts constantly. it hurts to bend ,sit, stand twist, stretch etc..

Im having pain in my upper right side towards my back. it hurts constantly. it hurts to bend ,sit, stand twist, stretch etc..

Get evaluated: though this could be a simple musculoskeletal issue, kidney infection and other disorders can present this way. Without a history and physical exam it's not possible to distinguish between an internal problem or a muscle strain. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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I keep having pain in my upper right side of my back and it goes through to my chest.. How do I go about this?! it also hurt when i move some times.

I keep having pain in my upper right side of my back and it goes through to my chest.. How do I go about this?! it also hurt when i move some times.

Doubtful: It is doubtful that this is heart related. However, you women have strange heart symptoms and should be included in your workup as well as chest x-ray. My experience in this type of pain, it is usually related to "tightness" around the suprascapular nerve and of the rhomboid muscles attachng to the shoulder blade. I usually will block the suprascapular nerve and trigger point inject the muscle. ...Read more

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Can u experience pain in the upper right side of your back when u have a water infection .?

Yes: If the infection has evolved to pyelonephritis the you can feel pain on your costovertebral angle . Seek professional help. ...Read more

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I have a severe sharp pain on the upper right side of my back. Gets worse with movement?

Time for an exam: I think the description of severe sharp pain didn't illicit many responses because it warrants an exam. And even then the cause might not be apparent but the severe sharp aspect of it warrants a professional evaluation. ...Read more