... My pain started about 3 wks back, first my tail bone hurt so bad I could not walk, lasted maybe 5 min. ... (5 replies)
... it sounds like reactive arthritis due to the quick onset and moving nature of the joint pain but you would have had to have some sort of trigger infection such as lower GI, urinary, strep throat or something for about 4 or less weeks prior to the onset of pain...did you have anything like that? Eitherway you need some better help with your pain, go see another doc. You need... (5 replies)
... I had something similar. The pain started very suddenly and, as in your case, it traveled randomly from place to place, with some overlapping. The worst of it lasted about two weeks. ... (5 replies)
... only had pain for six days been to hospital once doctors twice .goback in 2 days... ... (5 replies)
... There is also something called palindromic rheumatism that you may want to look into.
I would echo the suggestion you see a rheumatologist. (5 replies)
... Hi Swilly
Sounds like the way my Rhumatoid Arthritis started. Get your Dr to refer you to a Rhumatoid consultant. Tylnol never worked for me and as i'm asthmatic can't use anti inflamitories such as Brufen and Volterol (these have worked well for friends) I take co-codamol together with tramadol to get to sleep on bad nights.
Hope this helps and you're soon feeling more... (5 replies)