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Would you recommend surgery for severe medial epicondylitis.? I have tried cortisone, art therapy, aleve, (naproxen) voltaren cream, and rest for the last 2 mo
Lateral (tennis elbow) or medial (golfer's elbow) epicondylitis are common overuse injuries. In order to treat the pain, I recommend patients start w/ rice, follow w/ stretching/ strengthening (therapy), & consider couterforce bracing. If these treatments fail you may be a candidate for cortisone or prp injections. Some people end up needing surgery.
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External hemorrhoids. Should I use ibuprofen or naproxin for pain relief? I already use a hydrocortisone cream
You can, but...: You can but they are unlikely to provide much benefit. ...Read more
Call for help?: Hi. This question to me really seems to be a call for help. If you are considering harming or killing yourself, please at least speak with a suicide crisis councilor, a psychiatrist, or someone equally qualified to discuss why you feel suicidal and if anything can be done to help you come out of this low. Fortunately, naproxen is unlikely to kill. It can cause GI irritation and bleeding, kidney dz ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Call poison control: If you overdose on any medication, you can call 1-800-222-1222 and it will connect you to a local poison control center. Tell them what you took, when you took it, and if you are having any symptoms. They will advise you on whether you should call your doctor the next day or go to the emergency room now. Some bad effects do not develop immediately. Be careful to read label before taking any meds. ...Read more
Serious problems: He or she can end up with serious toxicity from the med including ulcers, GI bleeds and compromise of kidney function. ...Read more
Maximum dose of Naprosyn is 500mgm every 12 hrs. We don't know your age. Only thing you have to watch is any pain in upper abdomen.nausea&vomiting due to irritation of stomach. And depending on your age it may or may not affect your kidneys as long as your kidney functions are normal.
In all probabilities you will be alright but don't take Naprosyn for next 24 hours and if upset stomach take Prilosec ...Read more