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Dr. SH
Dr. SH, Board Certified Physician
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Iv got an swollen calf mucle i went to the a & e

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iv got an swollen calf mucle i went to the a & e .& they told me that there was no clot so hopfully i dont have to were compression stockings so could tell me please wot do i do now now my gp thinks its a good idea for me to wear the stockings but i dont want to can you help me
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I will be helping you out with your concerns today.
I am sorry to hear about your problem.
I think that this may just be a muscular injury to your calf.
This can take up to two to four weeks to recover completely.
I would recommend that you should take something like ibuprofen 200 mg to 400 mg two to three times a day to reduce your pain and inflammation.
Hopefully this should heal in due course of time.
Let me know if you have more questions.
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Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
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