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I have throbbing aches in my left inner bicep and on the

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I have throbbing aches in my left inner bicep and on the inside of my left forearm
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Do you notice any swelling, redness, warmth?

These signs will suggest possible bacterial infection or cellulitis.

Muscle strain is more likely cause if no swelling or redness.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No swelling, redness or warmth
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Ok that is reassuring.

Then muscle strain is the likely cause.

You can try ibuprofen, apply warm compress and IcyHot ointment.

Avoid heavy lifting.

Best wishes

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok thank you very much Doc!
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Very welcome