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I have a pain in my shoulders and neck kind of stiff hurts

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I have a pain in my shoulders and neck kind of stiff hurts to move my head and my head feels heavy and some dizziness and a headache do you think this is a sinus infection
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Anil replied 6 months ago.

Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.
Please provide more information regarding your question so I can help you in detail.

What is your age and gender?

Sore throat,stuffy nose,fever?

Clogged ears?

Prolonged hours of computer/mobile use?

Any other medical history?Are you taking any medications?

Since how long have you been suffering from?



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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Female age 57 stuffy nose/allergies my head feels pressurized I have CAD but have been on blood pressure meds for awhile and also thyroid disease Hypo and just recently had my Synthroid increased to 150 mcg
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have been feeling like this for around 4 days
Expert:  Dr.Anil replied 6 months ago.

Thanks for all these additional information.
I understand your concern.

Well as you describe,it can be possible to have sinus infection.

And your dizziness can be associated with eustachian tube dysfunction(blockage of eustachian tube-a narrow passage leading from the pharynx to the cavity of the middle ear, permitting the equalization of pressure on each side of the eardrum.).

Other possible cause may include Cervical spondylosis.

You should try some self care measures like

Hydrate yourself with plenty of fluids.

Also take steam inhalation and saline gargles.

You can take OTC Motrin and Coricidin HBP

You should do gentle massage with muscle relaxant ointment and warm compresses on back of neck.

Take OTC Meclizine for dizziness.

And monitor your blood pressure also.

You should elevate your head while sleeping.

If your symptoms'll not improve then see your doctor for a clinical examination for further evaluation and management.

Let me know if you have any further query so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.
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Expert:  Dr.Anil replied 6 months ago.

It's my privilege to help you if you have any further query regarding your this health issue.
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