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I developed lower back ache suddenly on Friday which got

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I developed lower back ache suddenly on Friday which got gradually worse when sitting down at work. I also have an ache in my right groin area but the pain in my back is really bad if I just try and sit down for a few minutes and then get up and I am stopped over as though it is seizing up. Being taking pain killers but seems to be getting worse, lying down helps until I try and get up. Advice please!!!

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It sounds like a nerve compression in your lower back, a disc issue can be the cause. I would suggest taking advil 400mg thrice a day and see a doctor for MRI to rule out any disc prolapse.

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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Useful available over the counter or is it prescription?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Advil over counter?
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
No phone thanks