3 years

Muscle inflammation pain

I’m a female age mid 30’s. Since few months ago I started to have pain on my neck, should and back. Sometimes I can’t even sleep as the pain is bad so I woke up in the middle of the night and I also often get headaches.

Dr Ramzdhan,

4 years

Thank you for your questions. 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.

Based on your description, the causes of the pain on your neck, shoulder and back can be due to:

  • Muscle sitffness due to improper sitting or standing at work or wearing high heels
  • Muscle inflammation due to infection - very rare
  • Problems with the spine or disc
  • “frozen shoulder” - risk factor like diabetes

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online for free. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.


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