The main problem with the back pain is that it is at your back. At a place which you can not see, and some parts of which are not even within your reach. Treating back pain is not that simple. At first you need to know the root cause of the pain. Is it the gift of the generation...or, hereditary? Is it due to injury or accident? Is it very severe? Is it within the tolerable limit? What is its immediate cause? It could be due to any of your silly mistakes, such as lifting a heavy object, balancing your body in the wrong way.
So, all in all, understanding your back pain is its best remedy.
There is no harm in meeting your family doctor if the back pain persists for two or three days. Take his opinion. Some of his questions may provide you with the answer for your back pain. You may realize in the process, the mistakes committed by you. But do not insist for the painkiller medication, with your family doctor. Killing pain is no permanent solution. Curing the pain slowly and with patience is!
Pain in any part of the body is due to imbalance in the body structure. Some simple exercises have set many types of imbalances. Do appropriate exercises, slowly, steadily and with patience.
Taking drugs is an option, in cases when pain is unbearable. But this option is fraught with dangerous consequences of side effects. The pain may go temporarily, but the side-effects will be your permanent guests. Avoid hard drugs. With their regular intake, your chances of becoming a drug-addict are bright!
There are pain relief specialists and some of their products work wonders. Their method is manipulation and massage and relief from back pain is assured. Not long ago, the modern society treated them with disgust. With Allopathic treatments for back pain floundering, their treatment is appreciated again. It gives you results!
Even the reputed hospital, swarming with top and foreign-returned specialists who have specialized knowledge about every centimeter of your back, take the services of the licensed massage therapist, for treating their patients.
The ultimate remedy for back pain is exercise. Every part of the body needs different types of exercises. Do it regularly in a disciplined manner. As your immunity system is strengthened, various types of pains wither away. Nothing can harm a strong man. These pains and diseases are cowards in front of a strong man. They bother a weak personality only.
In the end, remember back pain is mainly due to wrong alignment of your body- may be due to a bad posture or using high heels!
Hence it is better to identify the causes inducing back pain to you in the very first place. Wherein, you need not ponder over the back treatment options later on.