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Can allergies cause the following: constant mucus, constant bloodshot eyes, constant fatigue, constant tight chest, upper trapezius spasm, dizziness?
Yes, strain in the: traps is a common place for anxiety to manifest itself. Get your situation checked out w/your doc first and then seek massage or deep tissue bodywork and stress management, perhaps w/help from a mental health professional. Peace and good health. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have constant fear and anxiety because i can't breathe well. All of my accessory breathing muscles intercoastals, upper trapezius, etc have spasmed.
What is done for a trapezius muscle that spasms constantly at the top of the shoulder/neck area? No muscle relaxer helps, tried Soma and flexaril
Massage: Start with massage therapy. Ultrasound treatment, low dose Valium, acupuncture, and chiropractic are options. There are other meds and therapies. At some ponit you may need to see a specialist (neurologist, physical medicine and rehab doctor) The trapeizus is innervated by the upper cervical nerves and the spinal accessory nerve (`cranial nerve XI). There are many uncommon problems that can occur ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Sometimes, i wake up with one of my upper trapezius muscles completely contracted. Then it spasms for several days. How can I treat/prevent this?
See your doctor: The underlying cause of this may range from a simply muscle sprain to a cervical herniated disc. You will need to be evaluated, and if this continues despite nsaids, physical therapy may be helpful. When these fail to relieve your symptoms, or if you have progressive weakness, arm/hands numbness tingling worsening, then further work-up with e.g. Cervical spine MRI may even be indicated. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
What can I do for cramping/spasm in the trapezius muscles? Have gotten 3 massages & have taken 500mg robaxin at night for 3 weeks with no relief.
After a muscle spasm in trapezius area i notice that when i swallow just saliva i get pain in the muscle that spasmed. Goes into chest. What is this?
Need chest pain eval: It is easy to say that your pain is associated with your history of acid reflex. But your chest pain should be evaluated by your physician and an ekg should be recommended. Your muscle pain may represent residual pain from your spasm, or referred pain from the gastric reflex. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Diagnosed with a strained trapezius. Diazepam 5mg nocte and ibuprofen 800mg tds. Spasm pain still severe. What else can I do to relieve pain please?
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