Due to accident my 4th rib has been fracture . how it will recover?
- 5 Feb 2010 by amitkumar
due to accident on 27th inst. my rib has been fracture.In x-ray report it was shown that left side 1st rib was fracture but i m feeling pain between 4th - 5th rib. Presently Dr. gave medicine of omeprozole (bid), hifinac (bid) , volitra for spray.
5 Feb 2010
There isn't much you can do for fractured ribs other then to try and control the pain while it heals. You have the meds there so just take it easy and 4-6 weeks you will feel fine, hopefully sooner if you're in really good health and heal quicker then most... Dave
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