pulled back muscle

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gottabfp Posts: 5641
OOCH, its so sore.... can i put a hot water bottle on it or is unsafe for baby?
Alsgal12 Posts: 1411
You poor poor thing, theres nothing worse then a bad back. Although heat may give you comfort you should actually put an ice pack on it as heat can aggravate the injury. RICE- Rest Ice Compression and Elevate (actually not sure how you elevate your back so maybe leave that step out!) Hope you feel better soon x
Mari yay Posts: 4045
I've had a very sore back since Fri, it's not a pulled muscle, but I've been using a hot water bottle on it all weekend.
gottabfp Posts: 5641
Thanks girls, im still in bits, went to the doc today and he told me to take solphadine and try get my hands on a tens machine. He told me to use a heat pad but there wasnt much more he can do. Hopefully ill feel better in the morning.
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