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I have coccydania, and it hurts severlely. Pain killers don't help. Are there any other treatment, or home remedies?

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Dr. Jessica Allan
Internal Medicine

In brief: Rest Coccyx

1.Make sure you are sitting on a doughnut pillow to relieve pressure 2.
Nsaids for 8 weeks 3. Sitz baths Could try acupuncture and or manipulation under trained practiioner Above for acute Coccygodynia (up to 2 months) If pain lasts greater than 2 months needs additional workup

In brief: Rest Coccyx

1.Make sure you are sitting on a doughnut pillow to relieve pressure 2.
Nsaids for 8 weeks 3. Sitz baths Could try acupuncture and or manipulation under trained practiioner Above for acute Coccygodynia (up to 2 months) If pain lasts greater than 2 months needs additional workup
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