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What to do for a sore tailbone

My husband and boys went down a long slide this weekend at the festival we went to on Saturday and now my husband says his tailbone hurts and he can't hardly sit.

What would be good to use on it to help him feel better and what to take also? Thanks


Asked by Christmaslver68 at 8:34 AM on May. 2, 2011 in Health

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  • He could sit on a "donut" cushion to relieve pressure on his tailbone and use something like Aspercreme or arnica cream if you want something more natural. Oral pain meds may help, too.

    Answer by mom2aspclboy at 8:39 AM on May. 2, 2011

  • Ibuprofen or Advil

    I have to ask....hehehe Can he wag it like the guy on "shallow hal" (the movie) only this guy had a

    Yeah the soreness he is feeling is like any other ache in the body so any pain reliever will help him to get better. GL

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 8:49 AM on May. 2, 2011