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Throbbing Pain on the Left Knee

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: October 27, 2020 2:29 AM

Anonymous 2 months

I am 35 years old exclusive breastfeeding mom to 2 year old toddler, with a history of severe asthma condition; regular follow up at IPR; on montelukast 1 tablet per night, Foster beclometasone Formoterol 2 puff daily, and Beclomethason Intranasal Solution 1 puff twice daily,
and also anxiety disorder; on setraline 75mg every night since November 2016. 150cm, 53kg.
Recently for the past few months, i started to feel throbbing pain on my left knee. The pain felt more intense in the middle of the night.I have started to consume surbex calcium D3 supplement. It doesn’t lessen the pain.
Should i be worry about it doctor? Your expert advice are highly appreciated.

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 2 months
General Practitioner

Hi there. Thank you for the question.

The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) for a private consultation with our doctors.

First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding your symptoms and other health problems you might be facing.

There are many reasons that causes the pain such as:

  • Tendon tear

  • Inflammation of the joint

  • ligament tear

  • fracture

Each condition stated above treated differently with the aim of easing through the pain. Thus, more questions regarding your health background,physical examination as well as radiographic examinations are required. Once the cause has determined,doctor will advice you accordingly about the treatments,need of physiotheraphy, medical or surgical treatment if needed.

Therefore, we urge you to consult with a doctor for further management regarding your pain. you can click on link (DoctorOnCall) to talk with us. Thank you.

Last Updated: Tue Oct 27 2020 02:29:31 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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