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Hi
I had a sort of slip disk(prolapse) 2 weeks before. I was taking codomol which was prescribed by my gp. Now i am feeling burning sensation starting from my back to knee and now near elbow area. could you pl help me diagnosis
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Hi there!

Well, without a clinical evaluation it would be difficult to determine the cause of your symptoms. Possibilities that may need to be considered include nerve impingement/ pressure, inflammation, postural issues, degeneration, neuro-muscular causes such as muscle sprain, injuries to muscles/ ligaments, inflammations, referred pain from other regions etc. I would suggest getting this evaluated by a primary care physician initially and depending on the cause diagnosed/ suspected, it can be managed accordingly or specialist care may be sought. Meanwhile you could take some tylenol/ OTC NSAIDS and see of these seem to help.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care!
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