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Can it really last this long?

Can a pulled muscle really last longer than a month? I had to call into work this morning b/c i could barely even walk and I work at a daycare so not being able to walk is not a good thing! My boss gave me one of her muscle relaxers but i think it made it worse. This is just awful not being able to do anything strenuous (sp?) :/

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leann74016

Asked by leann74016 at 10:52 AM on Jan. 21, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • Yes, it can. Go see a doctor.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 10:54 AM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • it sure can, i would see a dr, i pulled a tendon in my left hip and 1 1/2 yrs later it ctill randomly gives me trouble walking, and ive been to physical therapy twice
    Nicholeb211

    Answer by Nicholeb211 at 11:10 AM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • I'm sorry babe, yes they can last that long.  I end up pulling my chest, back, and sides quite often.  A deep tissue massage can SERIOUSLY help too!

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 11:11 AM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • I don't think a pulled muscle should last that long. Maybe visit the doctor to see what is going on.
    kim0167

    Answer by kim0167 at 12:59 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • I pulled a muscle in my arm shoveling snow last year and it took nearly 9 months and physical therapy to heal correctly. I would see a doctor. Good luck
    parajumper3

    Answer by parajumper3 at 2:31 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • Yes a muscle pull can last a long time use heat go to MD you should get Physical Therapy. It will help.
    21lisa72

    Answer by 21lisa72 at 3:37 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

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