Trigger point injections

Suffering from some kind of pain? Then, it is one of the best ideas to go for Trigger point injection. With this injection, one can treat painful areas of muscle, which includes trigger points, or knots of muscle. It can be formed while muscles do not rest. Many people are also suffering such knots under the skin. Sometime, these trigger points can cause pain another part of the body as well. Trigger point injections are used in order to treat muscle groups such as arms, legs, lower back, and neck. Apart from that Fibromyalgia and tension headaches can also be treated with TPI. One can also cure myofascial pain syndrome, which is not possible with any other treatments. In this process, a small needle into the patient’s trigger point is to be inserted by professional. This injection contains a local anesthetic along with corticosteroid. For immediate relief, you can use local anesthetics such as procaine hydrochloride (Novocain), steroids, and botulinum toxin. Trigger point treatments include stretching exercises, heat, improvements in posture, electrical stimulation, and stress reduction. After going through this treatment, one can feel soreness, bruising, or feeling pain for some days. If you are doing heat and stretching exercises then it will be helpful for lessen down your discomfort.