Whiplash is a common injury to a person's neck following a car accident (in most cases). Symptoms include:
- neck pain,
- neck and shoulder stiffness,
- shoulder pain,
- jaw pain,
- arm pain,
- weakness of the arm(s),
- visual disturbances, and
Related Disease Conditions
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Shoulder and Neck Pain
Shoulder and neck pain may be caused by bursitis, a pinched nerve, whiplash, tendinitis, a herniated disc, or a rotator cuff...
Neck Pain (Cervical Pain)
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Occipital Neuralgia (A Type of Headache)
Occipital neuralgia is a type of headache that involves inflammation or irritation of occipital nerves. Signs and symptoms...
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Pain management and treatment can be simple or complex, according to its cause. There are two basic types of pain, nociceptive...
Sprains and Strains
An injury to a ligament is called a sprain, and an injury to muscle or tendon is called a strain. Sprains and strains may be...
Second Source article from Government...
Chronic pain is pain (an unpleasant sense of discomfort) that persists or progresses over a long period of time. In contrast to...
Treatment & Diagnosis
Medications & Supplements
- naproxen, Anaprox, Naprelan, Naprosyn, Aleve
- acetaminophen (Tylenol, Tylenol Arthritis Pain, Tylenol Ext, Little Fevers Children's Fever/Pain)
- ibuprofen (Advil, Children's Advil/Motrin, Medipren, Motrin, Nuprin, PediaCare Fever, and others)
- cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril, Amrix, Fexmid)
- aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid, Bayer, Ecotrin, and others)
- hydrocodone/acetaminophen, Vicodin, Vicodin ES, Vicodin HP, Anexsia, Lortab, Lorcet, Lorcet Plus, No
- carisoprodol (Soma)
- hydrocodone and ibuprofen, Vicoprofen
Prevention & Wellness
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