What are the main side effects of a fractured collar bone?

Limited movement . A collar bone fracture is a very painful condition that will severely limit your ability to move your upper arm and shoulder. Sleeping is also difficult.
Fracture deformity. The shoulder becomes closer to midline of body and u have slightly decreased shoulder fiction. Also bump and deformity at location of fracture.

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What is the difference in healing time between a broken collar and a fractured collar bone?

None. A broken collar bone and a fractured collar bone mean the same thing: there is a break or fracture in the clavicle (collar bone). Read more...
Broken or fractured? There is no difference. Broken and fractured mean the same thing. Fractured is the technical medical term for 'broken.'. Read more...

I have a collar bone (clavicle) fracture. Help?

See an orthopedist. If the clavicle is broken it need to be supporte and treated to prevent more displacement and long term impairment. Read more...

Do collar bone fractures heal with figure of 8 brace and how long. Any possible side effects.?

See below. There are several different types of clavicle fractures and so there treatment varies. The most common type is located in the middle one third and usually heals well by 8-12 weeks, during which a figure of eight harness or a sling can be used. Read more...

Do Diclofenac 100mg per day (1st day X3) Impair bone fracture healing? My clavicle fracture not healed after 10days&indicated for surgery. Stop?

It should not. inhibit healing bones take up to 6 weeks to mend it may be too movable for clavicle to heal and yes surgery may be needed. Read more...
Maybe. It may interfere worth bone healing. Keep in mind, it usually takes about 6 weeks the fracture heal. Would be better to stop the medication and take vitamin D 5000 units daily for 6 weeks to help the bone healing. If the bone is not well aligned, you may need surgery. Read more...