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Why does my shoulder still hurt 3 months after a Tdap vaccine? Is there anything I can do to stop the burning pain?

Ibuprofen 800mg tid does not help.

Related Topics: Shoulder, Ibuprofen, Pain

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been there, done that!!! whoever gave you the shot hit a nerve. the burning is when the nerve "miss-fires".it's pretty much gonna hurt for a long,long, time.this is just what happened to me when  i couldn't use my right arm for three months. i hope everything turns out o.k.

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