The length of time that tendinitis will last will depend on the severity of it. If the case is a severe one, it can cause permanent damage and surgical repair may be needed. If it is a minor case. it can usually be treated with rest and medication and will clear up in a week or so.
Treatment options for tendinitis seek to reduce pain and inflammation in the tendon. Some basic home remedies include: resting or elevating the tendon, as advised by your doctor, applying cold or heat, taking medications, such as...
The length of time that tendinitis lasts varies per individual. In the majority of people it will last a few months and can cause debilitating pain. Causes of tendinitis are muscle imbalance as well as being overweight.