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My left arm has a dull achey feeling outside, and a burning

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my left arm has a dull achey feeling outside, and a burning inside in my upper arm, my back down beside my left sholder blade is sore and the middle of my chest is sore as well,with twinges of pain on right side and a cough. what could this be and what can i take over the counter to stop it?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 5 years ago.
Dr Brims :

Hello, welcome to Justanswer, I will try to assist you with your medical question, and any medical information you seek

Dr Brims :

I'm sorry to hear about this

Dr Brims :

Do you have any medical conditions or take any medication?

Customer:

anxiety and depression celexa 20 mg daily, xanax 1mg as needed calcium citrte 500 mg twice and 5000 iu of vitamin d3 for broken veins

Dr Brims :

Has this happened before?

Customer:

all the time, it comes and goes before i started taking my anxiety and depression meds it was constant

Dr Brims :

Okay, and have you ever had any tests while it occurred?

Customer:

tons, ekgs -normal chest xrays normal xray of arm normal blood work all normal cts normal cts with contrast normal i starting to believe im losing my mind

Dr Brims :

Okay, and what question on this can I help you answer?

Customer:

what is this caused from?

Customer:

sometimes left side of face even hurts

Dr Brims :

Honestly, the cause is likely from anxiety

Dr Brims :

Are you there?

Customer:

could it be from muscle tension that i have with the anxiety

Dr Brims :

Yes, that is a possibility

Customer:

ok

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