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What Is A Good Way To Ease The Pain Of Sore Breasts Tylenol Not Helping
Breast pain is common. It is typically experienced during the menstrual period. Pain can range from mild tenderness, burning, dull ache, sharp or stabbing. It can be experienced in 1 or both breasts. Fibrocystic changes is the most common cause of breast pain. Hormonal medications (birth control, hormones) can cause pain as well. Infection ...Read more
Why is the neck sore: The best approach would be to determine the cause of soreness and address the etiology. You may try warm compresses, tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. Regular aerobic exercise is generally good for maintaining the health of muscles, ligaments and bones and is a good preventive measure against musculo-skeletal pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia and lyrica (pregabalin) doesn't work. The pain is overwhelming on and off, what is a natural way or another way to ease the pain?
Can the medicine anbesol actually help to get rid of a cold sore or does it just relieve the pain of one?
Pain: It will alleviate the pain only.Get a more detailed answer ›
Best remedy to stop toothache pain at home? I've heard of orajel. Is that the best way to deal with minor toothache pain at home, or are there other, better things?
As : As the other doctors have advised, it is prudent to make an appointment with a dentist and have your teeth checked out to determine the cause of the toothache, however minor. Orajel is only a topical analgesic. It might not effectively relieve your pain. Any painkiller will only temporarily relieve your symptoms, but it is wise to get to the bottom of the problem, so it doesn't return twice as worse. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
SORE THROAT,: Need to know the cause. Mostly viral, age 5-15 is common for strep throat but younger kids can also get strep if exposed to very close contacts. Make sure the child drinks more fluid, warm or cold drinks. 5 year old kid can do warm salt water gargling, which is helpful. If too much discomfort or pain, give Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen as needed. If bacterial/strep needs to see the pediatrician. ...Read more
That might be impos-: Sible to achieve. It would depend upon the severity and extent of the injury. Rice ( = rest, ice, compression and elevation) + nsaids, muscle relaxers would all help to alleviate the symptoms in the first 3-4 days; and later replace ice with a heat pad 3 x a day to help. Unless its a very minor injury which might get relieved in a day, but generally it takes 4-5 days time. ...Read more
Yes: Teething is often blamed for periods of fussiness but it's hard to tell when it's really the cause. I'm fond of freezable teething rings that you can trade out as they warm up. You can paint benedryl on gums and get temporary numbing effect. Gels sold for teething but they occasionaly have side effects. All may just distract baby from another minor discomfort but if it helps, try it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is the Chinese medicine really effective to a problem of sore and stiff shoulder?
Or a pain relieve patch is better? Thank you!:D
Chinese Med may Help: It depends on what is in the Chinese formula. Turmeric and Boswella are two powerful anti-inflammatory herbs that are popular in the west, and may be included in a formula of Chinese medicine. Topical DMSO (horse liniment) is also a very effective anti-inflammatory pain reliever. Pain relieving patches merely mask the symptoms, without relieving the underlying inflammation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please help! what is the best way to releieve pain for spondylothesis other the streching and being hunched over?
Depends on type of: Spondylolisthesis & if Any associated conditions as disc herniation &/or spinal stenosis. Most treated non op with good weight control, avoiding tobacco, regular exercise including flexibility, core strengthening & cardio workouts. A back support & OTC meds can help. If not see a spine specialist for further evaluation with possible PT, meds, injections or even surgery if no improvement. ...Read more
What is the best way to help a toddler's finger injury and the pain from it? Just kids' tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen?
What is the best treatment for gum bleeding afterbrushing and in the morning? Is listerine of great help? Ido not have stomach pain but fibromyalgia.
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