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My back sudden hurts of moved left or right or bend down.

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My back sudden hurts of moved left or right or bend down.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Hi there. Thank you for your question. I will be helping you out with your queries

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Since how long are you having this problem?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is the area tender to touch?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is the pain only in the back or does it go into your legs as well?

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Please let me know.

Customer: Suddenly from waking
Customer: Only the back the middle bit
Customer: When I lay down in my bed backward it plains
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is the pain located on the back bone or the muscles on the side of the back bone?

Customer: Back bone
Dr. Shahzad MD :

So no pain or tenderness to touch in the muscles just on the sides of the back bone?

Customer: Yes
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Is there any numbness or tingling in your legs? Or pain in your legs as well associated with this pain?

Customer: It feels like I need to twist the back bone
Customer: No
Dr. Shahzad MD :

the most likely possibility is that you may have stressed your backbone.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

You can take over the counter pain medications like ibuprofen for this and this should settle in a few days time.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

If your pain does not settle then you should contact your doctor as you may then need an x-ray of your back or MRI of your back.

Customer: Ok
Dr. Shahzad MD :

Strained your backbone**

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Should take one to two weeks to settle.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Does not sound like anything serious.

Customer: I can't sleep I can't move the body left or right as it hurts
Dr. Shahzad MD :

I understand, it will be tough for a few days, meanwhile you can take ibuprofen for the pain which will help relieve your pain.

Dr. Shahzad MD :

Anymore questions?

Customer: No thanks
Dr. Shahzad MD :

You are most welcome
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