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C4, c5, C6 are bulging. I have shooting pains, burning, general weakness in left arm. Both thumbs hurt to grip. 2 rt toes are numb. Is it all related?

C4, c5, C6 are bulging. I have shooting pains, burning, general weakness in left arm. Both thumbs hurt to grip. 2 rt toes are numb. Is it all related?

Disc symptoms: The left arm symptoms may be related to the bulging discs, but the thumb symptoms are not. These may be caused by arthritis of the base of the thumbs. The numb toes may be related to nerve impingement in the foot. A neurologist would shed more light on your symptoms. ...Read more

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Why does my left arm feel weak after taking adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)? Is this a normal side effect?

Why does my left arm feel weak after taking adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)? Is this a normal side effect?

No, not normal: Not sure why you would have this as a side effect, but it definitely is not one that is common. See your general doctor and arrange for an appt that is in the time period when you have this side effect after taking the adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). He/she can do an exam and help determine if something needs further study. ...Read more

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Weakness in my left arm 3 years after breaking it. Normal?

Weakness in my left arm 3 years after breaking it. Normal?

Unusual: No it would not be usual to have weakness in your arm 3 years after a fracture. Sometimes when a bone is broken it can cause damage to a nerve traveling near the bone. Best to get checked out by your doctor for an explanation. ...Read more

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I just finished working out and I have weakness in my left arm, will this go away, and did I work out to hard?

I just finished working out and I have weakness in my left arm, will this go away, and did I work out to hard?

Muscle soreness: is a post-exercise muscle pain that may result from excessive workouts. Presenting symptoms include muscle weakness, palpable tenderness, and pain with active muscle contractions. Symptoms usually subside within a short period of time without any residual effects. Rest and drink a lots of water. Moderation is the key. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my left arm feels weak and i can only use it for like 10mins. Then I have to stop using it?

What does it mean if my left arm feels weak and i can only use it for like 10mins. Then I have to stop using it?

See your DR: Probably you are not fit enough for longer work out. Gradually increase your exercise duration. Eat more meat. Have yourself examined for some thyroid, muscular, & neurological disorder. Take care! ...Read more

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What could lead to having left arm numbing and weakness?

A few things: It is important you visit your doctor for an evaluation and possible imaging. A cervical disc herniation will cause these symptoms but severe muscle spasm/pain can cause symptoms in the arm. If the numbness/weakness is on the hands, then a nerve pinched at the wrist or elbow might cause this as well. Hope this helps www.Otwithmd.Com. ...Read more