The On Left Hip Pain Essay
Source and reliability: Patient reliable.
Chief complaint: “My left hip hurt.”
Present illness: Left hip started hurting since yesterday, it is constant pain. She rated 4/10. The pain feels dull that does not radiate to anywhere. The pain is aggravated by stationary sitting, and it is relieved by “up and moving around”. She has not taken anything for the left hip pain. She has no other associated functional inability related to her complaints. Able to perform activities of daily living without restriction. Patient expressed that she is not concerned about the left hip pain, and she believed that it may be related to her mild arthritis.
Ibuprofen 600 mg PO daily as needed for pain
Fish oil 2400 PO mg BID
Complete multivitamin 1 tablet daily
Calcium with Vitamin D PO 1 tablet daily
Red Yeast Rice 600 mg PO 2 tablets BID
Cinnamon plus Chromium PO 1000 mg BID.
Amlodipine 10 mg PO daily
Lisinopril 10 mg PO daily in the morning
Lisinopril/hydrochlorothiazide 20-25 mg PO daily in the evening
Pantoprazole 40 mg PO daily
Levothyroxine 137 mcg PO daily.
Allergies: No known allergy
Tobacco: 1-2 cigarette/day for a year, 55 year ago, secondary smoking for 40 years.
Illicit drugs use: None
Childhood illness: Chickenpox, measles, whooping cough
Adult illnesses: Hypothyroid, arthritis in hands…