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Severe Generalized Myalgia
I have just been diagnosed with pelvic floor tension myalgia. I have ant-inflam & soma (carisoprodol). Pain is debilitating & severe, no reprieve. Do I go to ER?
Severe Pelvic pain: I would recommend that.Get a more detailed answer ›
See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
Not stretching: Stretch the muscle regularly.Get a more detailed answer ›
Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin : Should help. Drink lots of water. Hope u feel better soon! ...Read more
I have been experiencing severe muscle pain on the left side only of my upper back area off and on now for several years and not sure what it is?
Subscapular bursitis: Easy to treat, but never diagnosed. There is a bursa under your scapula to let it glide smoothly across the fascia of your back. Causes high back pain under should blade. A course of steroid with xylocaine (lidocaine) can cure it, or give quite prolonged relief. Find a practicitioner in rheumatology or physical medicine who performs this injection! it is not truly joint pain, or arthritis! ...Read more
Tylenol (acetaminophen): Approximately 20% get this. It lasts for several days and can be associated with a low grade fever. It can be very unpleasant; feels like you have the flu. In general this is treated with Acetaminophen but no more than 1000 mg 3 times daily. If symptoms persist i would see your provider. ...Read more