How long does a pulled stomach muscle take to heal?
A mild strain may heal within a few weeks. A more severe strain may take 6 weeks or longer.
What does abdominal strain feel like?
If you have an abdominal strain, the surface of your stomach area may feel tender and inflamed. You’re more likely to feel these sensations when you’re contracting your abdominal muscles and moving. Other symptoms include: pain or difficulty stretching or flexing the muscle.
Can a pulled muscle make you feel sick?
An injury to the ligaments or muscles in the neck, such as a sprain or strain. When neck pain is caused by muscle strain, you may have aches and stiffness that spread to your upper arm, shoulder, or upper back. You may have a headache, feel dizzy or sick to your stomach, or have pain in your shoulder or down your arm.
Can a pulled muscle feel like appendicitis?
That annoying sharp pain behind your navel may well be the result of overindulgence in spicy chips and dip, or perhaps even a pulled muscle. However, if the pain moves to the lower right section of your stomach, kills your appetite, and is unrelenting, it might be appendicitis, which you ignore at your peril.