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I had a benadryl injection 3 weeks ago and I'm having

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I had a benadryl...

I had a benadryl injection 3 weeks ago and I'm having horrible pains in my arm with movement

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

No swelling. Still has a bruise on the site. Not using my arm is the only thing that is comfortable

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I had rotator cuff surgery in that shoulder last year?

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 4 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 4 months ago

Is there any tenderness, warmth at the site of injection?

Are you diabetic?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No to both
Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 4 months ago

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 4 months ago

It seems that shot may have hit a nerve which in turn can injure the muscle fibers. This is responsible for your persistent symptoms for 3 weeks.

Following may help you;

1) Warm compresses.

2) Motrin / Advil.

3) Physical therapy.

4) Deep electrotherapy (done at physical therapy centers)

5) Vitamin C 500 mg per day.

6) Curcumin (an herb which has anti inflammatory action).

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You are very welcome.

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