If a sore pectoral muscle, then first you need to find out the cause of this unpleasant phenomenon, and then proceed to the treatment with medications and non-pharmacological methods.

Why sore breast muscle?

All causes of pain the chest muscles can be divided into two types: associated with lesions of the muscles (vertebral abnormalities) and is caused by neurogenic problems, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and the cardiovascular system.

Chest pain can be a symptom of many diseases, some of them threaten not only health, but also human life. To avoid complications, you should promptly contact a doctor and get necessary examination. To confirm muscle pain and exclude coronary cardialgia, the doctor interviews the patient and collects the anamnesis appoint an electrocardiogram, a sample using antianginalnyh drugs, x-ray, manual examination of the chest muscle.

How to get rid of pain in breast muscle?

When the cause of pain the chest muscles is known, the doctor prescribes treatment. If there was tension, enough to stay in bed for 2-3 days after the injury, severe pain, the doctor will prescribe pain medications and cool compresses. To do this, wrap ice cubes in paper towel, it needs to be applied to the location of the pain. 5-7 days rehabilitation and the complex of therapeutic exercises. Within 30 days after the injury do not expose the pectoral muscle to heavy loads.

Depending on the cause and nature of pain, the doctor may prescribe injectable blockade, anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDs. During remission helps traction therapy, acupuncture, physiotherapy, massage.

If pain in breast muscle associated her with anguish or full-time, the victim feels a sharp and unbearable pain, on the chest there is a blue swollen the hill. When the anguish and isolation of the muscle requires urgent hospitalization and surgery. Muscle attached to the place from which it was torn off. The sooner the surgery the better the chances for full recovery.

Pain in breast muscle may have different nature: they are sharp, burning, sharp, dull, aching, etc. To find out the cause of these unpleasant feelings and to get rid of them, you need to pass a comprehensive examination, follow all recommendations of the doctor, and after treatment not to forget about rehabilitation.