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Lower Back Muscle Pain

Hi is epidural injection dangerous for women? N what is the treatment when we get lower back pain.

Hi is epidural injection dangerous for women? N what is the treatment when we get lower back pain.
An epidural injection is an injection of medication into the space around the spinal cord, also known as the epidural space, to provide temporary or prolonged relief from pain or inflammation. The epidural space is the outermost part of the spinal canal. Try a few basic exercises to stretch and strengthen your back and supporting muscles. Repeat each exercise a few times, then increase the number of repetitions as the exercise gets easier 1.knee-to-chest stretchlie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor (a). Using both hands, pull up one knee and press it to your chest (b). Tighten your abdominals and press your spine to the floor. Hold for 5 seconds. Return to the starting position (a) and repeat with the opposite leg (c). Return to the starting position and then repeat with both legs at the same time (d). Repeat each stretch two to three times — preferably once in the morning and once at night. 2. Lower back rotational stretchlie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor (a). Keeping your shoulders firmly on the floor, roll your bent knees to one side (b). Hold for five to 10 seconds. Return to the starting position (c). Repeat on the opposite side (d). Repeat each stretch two to three times — preferably once in the morning and once at night. 3. Lower back flexibility exerciselie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor (a). Tighten your abdominal muscles so your stomach pulls away from your waistband (b). Hold for five seconds and then relax. Flatten your back, pulling your bellybutton toward the floor (c). Hold for five seconds and then relax. Repeat. Start with five repetitions each day and gradually work up to 30. 4. Bridge exerciselie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor (a). Keeping your shoulders and head relaxed on the floor, tighten your abdominal and gluteal muscles. Then raise your hips to form a straight line from your knees to your shoulders (b). Try to hold the position long enough to complete three deep breaths. Return to the starting position (c). Repeat. Start with five repetitions each day and gradually work up to 30. 5. Cat stretchposition yourself on your hands and knees (a). Slowly arch your back, as if you're pulling your abdomen up toward the ceiling (b). Then slowly let your back and abdomen sag toward the floor (c). Return to the starting position (a). Repeat three to five times twice a day. 6. Seated lower back rotational stretch sit on an armless chair or a stool. Cross your right leg over your left leg. Bracing your left elbow against the outside of your right knee, twist and stretch to the side (a). Hold for 10 seconds. Repeat on the opposite side (b). Repeat this stretch three to five times on each side twice a day. 7. Shoulder blade squeeze sit on an armless chair or a stool (a). While maintaining good posture, pull your shoulder blades together (b). Hold for five seconds and then relax. Repeat three to five times twice a day. For this homeopathic treatment is very effective for more details you can consult me.
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I am having very bad pain in my right leg. Can't walk properly. Done with investigation n realized that I have acute l4 l5 spondylitis. What treatment shd I start?

I am having very bad pain in my right leg. Can't walk properly. Done with investigation n realized that I have acute ...
Definitely your leg pain is because of your back as mostly back pain radiates to leg or calf. Most of back pain is mechanical and can be cured with physical therapy I will suggest you to do following 1. Posture correction: do not slouch while sitting and sit straight with tighten your back. As sitting slouch increases disc bulge more. 2. Do hot water fomentation three time daily 15 min 3. Apply local ointment like volini 4. Rest: give rest to your back whenever you're in pain 5: most important is do mckenzie back extension exercise (google it) every two hourly 6. Drink plenty of water 7. Avoid junk food or sour food like lemon, curd, tometo etc don't do any exercise which causes pain if no improvement in pain than consult local physiotherapist thank you.
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I am 21 years old and addicted to drugs so to relief my back pain how much can I consume. Can I take 3 at once because I am a heavy drug user.

I am 21 years old and addicted to drugs so to relief my back pain how much can I consume. Can I take 3 at once becaus...
You can follow these measures: one keep a pillow right under the knee while sleeping, next is you can keep ice in the painful area for about 5--10 minutes, if pain still persists you can stretch your body by twisting the waist on both sides how we used to do in the school drill similarly you can try which will help you relax as well will reduce the pain. It looks like you are is important to check that. Anemia always leads to the symptoms of being tired and also having back / leg pain though there may not be any pathological reasons for back pain. •standing hamstring stretch: place the heel of your injured leg on a stool about 15 inches high. Keep your knee straight. Lean forward, bending at the hips until you feel a mild stretch in the back of your thigh. Make sure you do not roll your shoulders and bend at the waist when doing this or you will stretch your lower back instead of your leg. Hold the stretch for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •cat and camel: get down on your hands and knees. Let your stomach sag, allowing your back to curve downward. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Then arch your back and hold for 5 seconds. Do 3 sets of 10. •quadruped arm/leg raise: get down on your hands and knees. Tighten your abdominal muscles to stiffen your spine. While keeping your abdominals tight, raise one arm and the opposite leg away from you. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Lower your arm and leg slowly and alternate sides. Do this 10 times on each side pelvic tilt: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your abdominal muscles and push your lower back into the floor. Hold this position for 5 seconds, then relax. Do 3 sets of 10. •partial curl: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your stomach muscles. Tuck your chin to your chest. With your hands stretched out in front of you, curl your upper body forward until your shoulders clear the floor. Hold this position for 3 seconds. Don't hold your breath. It helps to breathe out as you lift your shoulders up. Relax. Repeat 10 times. Build to 3 sets of 10. To challenge yourself, clasp your hands behind your head and keep your elbows out to the side. •gluteal stretch: lying on your back with both knees bent, rest the ankle of one leg over the knee of your other leg. Grasp the thigh of the bottom leg and pull that knee toward your chest. You will feel a stretch along the buttocks and possibly along the outside of your hip on the top leg. Hold this for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •extension exercise: lie face down on the floor for 5 minutes. If this hurts too much, lie face down with a pillow under your stomach. This should relieve your leg or back pain. When you can lie on your stomach for 5 minutes without a pillow, then you can continue with the rest of this exercise.
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My 20 year old sister is experiencing pain in her lower waist and the left leg, initially it was mild but it has been increasing since last one week and it got worse, we visited doctors, she had painkillers but no recovery, what should we do?

My 20 year old sister is experiencing pain in her lower waist and the left leg, initially it was mild but it has been...
Pain radiating along the sciatic nerve, which runs down one or both legs from the lower back. Back bracea back brace or corset can provide excellent relief for most sciatica sufferers. Those who gain the most benefit are those who find their pain eases when they wrap/bind a towel or sheet (folded-lengthwise) tightly around their stomach and back. If this simple test eases your pain, you should use a back brace in the short-term. Back braces and strong deep core muscles help to avoid a recurrence in the future. Massage therapyyour spinal muscles will often present in muscle spasm, which responds favourably to soft tissue techniques such as massage therapy. You should seek the assistance of a quality remedial massage therapist to assist your sciatica treatment. Tens machinetens machines are an electronic pain relieving device that will reduce your pain and your need for pain-relieving drugs. Exercise 1: squeeze buttocksthe patient lies supine and squeezes the buttocks. Contraction is held for 5 seconds. The exercises are repeated 10 times. The patient only contracts the gluteal muscles. - exercise 2: swingthe patient is standing with the legs sligthly apart. The shoulders are relaxed and the patient swings the arms loosely alongside the body. This exercise is repeated 20 times. U have to take vitamin d rich foods. Like milk, cheese,yogurt, brocoli,spinach. U need calcium consumption for increase the bone density.
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I am 23 years female. I had pain in my left leg joint due to excessive cycling I consulted a doctor ,who suggested me nurokind lc. But it cures without taking the medicine. And sometimes I have swelling in my left leg and have back pain as well as pain in my left lower abdomen l just want to know should I take the medicine or not.

I am 23 years female. I had pain in my left leg joint due to excessive cycling I consulted a doctor ,who suggested me...
If you have leg pain then you have to rule out the causes for having leg pain. First of all check your weight and your haemoglobin levels, as anaemia always leads to the symptoms of being tired and also having leg pain though there are no issues with the knee joint or back pain. If not if the pain radiates down the back of thigh and legs then it might be due to sciatica. Kindly consult the nearby physiotherapist. Hope you recover soon from the leg pain. You can follow these measures: one keep a pillow right under the knee while sleeping, next is you can keep ice in the painful area for about 5--10 minutes, if pain still persists you can stretch your body by twisting the waist on both sides how we used to do in the school drill similarly you can try which will help you relax as well will reduce the pain. It looks like you are is important to check that. Anemia always leads to the symptoms of being tired and also having back / leg pain though there may not be any pathological reasons for back pain. •standing hamstring stretch: place the heel of your injured leg on a stool about 15 inches high. Keep your knee straight. Lean forward, bending at the hips until you feel a mild stretch in the back of your thigh. Make sure you do not roll your shoulders and bend at the waist when doing this or you will stretch your lower back instead of your leg. Hold the stretch for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •cat and camel: get down on your hands and knees. Let your stomach sag, allowing your back to curve downward. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Then arch your back and hold for 5 seconds. Do 3 sets of 10. •quadruped arm/leg raise: get down on your hands and knees. Tighten your abdominal muscles to stiffen your spine. While keeping your abdominals tight, raise one arm and the opposite leg away from you. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Lower your arm and leg slowly and alternate sides. Do this 10 times on each side pelvic tilt: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your abdominal muscles and push your lower back into the floor. Hold this position for 5 seconds, then relax. Do 3 sets of 10. •partial curl: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your stomach muscles. Tuck your chin to your chest. With your hands stretched out in front of you, curl your upper body forward until your shoulders clear the floor. Hold this position for 3 seconds. Don't hold your breath. It helps to breathe out as you lift your shoulders up. Relax. Repeat 10 times. Build to 3 sets of 10. To challenge yourself, clasp your hands behind your head and keep your elbows out to the side. •gluteal stretch: lying on your back with both knees bent, rest the ankle of one leg over the knee of your other leg. Grasp the thigh of the bottom leg and pull that knee toward your chest. You will feel a stretch along the buttocks and possibly along the outside of your hip on the top leg. Hold this for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •extension exercise: lie face down on the floor for 5 minutes. If this hurts too much, lie face down with a pillow under your stomach. This should relieve your leg or back pain. When you can lie on your stomach for 5 minutes without a pillow, then you can continue with the rest of this exercise.
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Hi. I am a mother of two. A 34 year old. What precautionary tests needs to be done at this age? I am facing some backache issue now a days. Also suggest any multivitamin. Also should I need to take any vaccination.

Hi. I am a mother of two. A 34 year old.
What precautionary tests needs to be done at this age?
I am facing some back...
You can follow these measures: one keep a pillow right under the knee while sleeping, next is you can keep ice in the painful area for about 5--10 minutes, if pain still persists you can stretch your body by twisting the waist on both sides how we used to do in the school drill similarly you can try which will help you relax as well will reduce the pain. It looks like you are is important to check that. Anemia always leads to the symptoms of being tired and also having back / leg pain though there may not be any pathological reasons for back pain. •standing hamstring stretch: place the heel of your injured leg on a stool about 15 inches high. Keep your knee straight. Lean forward, bending at the hips until you feel a mild stretch in the back of your thigh. Make sure you do not roll your shoulders and bend at the waist when doing this or you will stretch your lower back instead of your leg. Hold the stretch for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •cat and camel: get down on your hands and knees. Let your stomach sag, allowing your back to curve downward. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Then arch your back and hold for 5 seconds. Do 3 sets of 10. •quadruped arm/leg raise: get down on your hands and knees. Tighten your abdominal muscles to stiffen your spine. While keeping your abdominals tight, raise one arm and the opposite leg away from you. Hold this position for 5 seconds. Lower your arm and leg slowly and alternate sides. Do this 10 times on each side pelvic tilt: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your abdominal muscles and push your lower back into the floor. Hold this position for 5 seconds, then relax. Do 3 sets of 10. •partial curl: lie on your back with your knees bent and your feet flat on the floor. Tighten your stomach muscles. Tuck your chin to your chest. With your hands stretched out in front of you, curl your upper body forward until your shoulders clear the floor. Hold this position for 3 seconds. Don't hold your breath. It helps to breathe out as you lift your shoulders up. Relax. Repeat 10 times. Build to 3 sets of 10. To challenge yourself, clasp your hands behind your head and keep your elbows out to the side. •gluteal stretch: lying on your back with both knees bent, rest the ankle of one leg over the knee of your other leg. Grasp the thigh of the bottom leg and pull that knee toward your chest. You will feel a stretch along the buttocks and possibly along the outside of your hip on the top leg. Hold this for 15 to 30 seconds. Repeat 3 times. •extension exercise: lie face down on the floor for 5 minutes. If this hurts too much, lie face down with a pillow under your stomach. This should relieve your leg or back pain. When you can lie on your stomach for 5 minutes without a pillow, then you can continue with the rest of this exercise.
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I am having pain starting from lower foot to upper back. It really harasses me alot. How can it be treated?

I am having pain starting from lower foot to upper back.
It really harasses me alot.
How can it be treated?
Counslt to physiotherpist n orthopedics may be some nerve compression or muscles pull need direct observation avoid painful movement take rest.
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Sir I am 25 years old. I got pain in my knee in 5 months ago. Swelling & pain are around with me. I checked by many doctors of my problem's.and I tested of some blood .these are er blood. Erp,crp, uric acid. But my knee pain & swelling are not reduce yet .when I walk I am getting pain in my knee and in my foot also .what are the reasons? These aren't reducing of my knee pain?

Sir I am 25 years old. I got pain in my knee in 5 months ago. Swelling & pain are around with me. I checked by many d...
Quadriceps strengthening exercises- quad clenches: lie flat on your back or sit upright on a chair with leg kept horizontally on another surface. Now, tighten the muscle on the front of the thigh by pushing your knee down. You should feel your thigh muscles clench, hold for 3 secs. Repeat 10 times twice a day. Short arcs: lie flat on your back or sit upright with your leg placed horizontally on a flat surface like a chair or bed. Place a rolled up towel under the knee. Pull your toes towards you and clench you thigh muscles. Slowly lift your foot up off the bed until your knee is straight (keep your knee resting on the towel). Hold for 3 secs and slowly lower them on the chair. Repeat 10 times twice a day. Straight leg raise: lie flat on your back. One leg and knee will be straight and other leg should be bent. Pull your toes towards you and tighten/clench the muscle on the front of the thigh, locking your knee straight. Lift your foot up in the air, about 6 inches off the bed. Hold for 3 secs and slowly lower the leg. The knee must remain straight the whole time you are doing this exercise. Chiropractic physiotherapy. Hamstring stretchingchiropractic adjustment will help. Towel hamstring stretch.
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I am 23 years female and facing the problem of piles it is starting should I consult a doctor or maybe I go for a ayurvedic doctor?

I am 23 years female and facing the problem of piles it is starting should I consult a doctor or maybe I go for a ayu...
Most people use the term piles if they see any bold in motion, which may be just mild from minor injury in the excretion pathway resulting from constipation, or fistula or gastroenteritis and see in the blood is NOT piles, in all cases. Piles are hemorrhoids that become inflamed. Hemorrhoids are masses, clumps, cushions of tissue in the anal canal - they are full of blood vessels, support tissue, muscle, and elastic fibers. Piles can be of various sizes and may be internal (inside the anus) or external ones (outside the anus). Typically, internal piles occur from 2 to 4cm above the opening of the anus. External piles (perianal hematoma) occur on the outside edge of the anus. The internal ones are much more common. Symptomatic hemorrhoids affect at least half the population at some time in their lives before the age of 50. In the majority of cases, piles are effectively treated with over-the-counter medications, a good fluid intake, and by following a diet high in fiber. In severe cases, the piles may have to be surgically removed. About 10% of patients who go and see their doctor about piles eventually require surgical intervention. Internal hemorrhoids are classified into four grades.  Grade 1 - there are small inflammations, usually inside the lining of the anus. They are not visible  Grade 2 - larger than grade 1 hemorrhoids, but also inside the anus. When passing a stool, they may get pushed out, but return unaided  Grade 3 - often called 'prolapsed hemorrhoids'; these appear outside the anus. The patient may feel them hanging out. They can be pushed back in if the patient presses with their finger  Grade 4 - these cannot be pushed back in and need to be treated by a doctor. They are large and stay outside the anus all the time. External hemorrhoids are called perianal hematoma. These are small lumps that are located on the outside edge of the anus. They are very itchy and can be painful if a blood clot forms inside (thrombosed external hemorrhoid). Thrombosed external hemorrhoid requires medical treatment straight away PILES OCCUR when the blood vessels around the anus and in the rectum will stretch under pressure and may swell or bulge. Inflamed veins (hemorrhoids) can develop when pressure increases in the lower rectum. This may be due to:  Chronic constipation  Chronic diarrhea  Lifting heavyweights.  Pregnancy  Straining when passing a stool  The tendency to develop hemorrhoids may also be inherited. The risks of developing piles grow with age The treatment for piles In the majority of cases, piles resolve on their own without the need for any treatment. Treatments can help significantly reduce the discomfort and itching that many patients experience. Diet - piles can be caused by too much straining when doing bowel movements, which is the result of constipation. A change in diet can help keep the stools regular and soft. This involves eating more fiber, such as fruit and vegetables, or switching your cereal breakfast to bran. Water is the best drink, and the patient may be advised to increase his/her water consumption. Some experts say too much caffeine is not good. Simple things you can do yourself to help prevent piles:10  Try not to strain when you go to the toilet  Avoid laxatives  Exercise. Ointments, creams, pads and other OTC medications - there are some over-the-counter (OTC) medications that help soothe the redness and swelling around the anus area. Some of them contain witch hazel, hydrocortisone, or some other active ingredient which can relieve symptoms of itching and pain Surgery - used for particularly large piles, or grades 3 or 4 hemorrhoids. Generally, surgery is used if other procedures were not effective. Sometimes surgery is done on an outpatient basis - the patient goes home after the procedure.
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