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I have mild Cerebral Palsy and have suffered from back ache

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I have mild Cerebral Palsy and have suffered from back ache as a result - over the last two days this has been more painful than usual and I keep getting very painful spasms on my left lower back which means I cannot move - I have tried paracetemol, nurofen and codeine but none of these touch the pain can you advise me what else I can do
JA: When did you start using paracetamol? How severe were any side effects?
Customer: no side effectas
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about the backache?
Customer: not recently
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: I have COPD, high blood pressure

Hi, this Dr Ansari. Welcome to JustAnswer.

Do your back is straight or there is any scoliosis.

For pain, you may take Naproxen ( Aleve)500 mg once daily when needed. It's available OTC.

You have to join a physiotherapy session and do x- rays to rule out scoliosis.

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