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Using Naproxen for Chronic Pain Management

Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat chronic pain. Get insight into how it works, the side effects, and how to use it safely. Naproxen is the generic name for a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat mild to...

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NSAIDs for Chronic Pain

Here is a look at the long-term use of NSAIDs for chronic pain safe and what the potential side effects are. If you have chronic pain, chances are you've turned to NSAIDs for pain relief at least once in a while. But is long-term use of NSAIDs safe?...

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Chronic Pain Treatment

From medication to meditation, choosing chronic pain treatment starts with understanding your options. Arm yourself with the information you need.

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Using Corticosteroids for Pain Control

Corticosteroids are often prescribed to treat painful joint conditions. Learn about how corticosteroids work and how they are used. Corticosteroids are a class of strong anti-inflammatory drugs that can be used to control severe swelling and can...

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Benefits and Risks of Opioids for Chronic Pain

Opioids (narcotics) may help people with chronic pain to get their lives back. Learn about the types of these medications as well as side effects. Opioids (narcotics) are powerful analgesics (painkillers) that can be effective and safe when taken...

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Using Buprenorphine for Chronic Pain Management

Buprenorphine has been available for some time as opioid substitution therapy for opioid dependence. But can buprenorphine also treat chronic pain? At face value, the opioid crisis and chronic pain are directly opposed. Although the CDC points out...

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Topical Analgesics for Pain

Here's what you should know about the various types of topical analgesics and their effectiveness at treating chronic pain. Topical analgesics can be a useful treatment addition for some people living with chronic pain. Here's what you should...

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Using Naproxen for Chronic Pain Management

Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat chronic pain. Get insight into how it works, the side effects, and how to use it safely. Naproxen is the generic name for a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat mild to...

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Using a TENS Unit for Pain Management

What is a TENS unit and how does it work? Some people get pain relief by using a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation device at home. A TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation) unit is a small, battery-operated device that can help...

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Top 5 Medications for Treating Chronic Pain

Narcotics, anticonvulsants, and even antidepressants can be used to treat chronic pain. Learn more about popular options, how they are used, and why. When it comes to medications for chronic pain, there are seemingly countless choices out there. How...

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Aspirin for Pain Management

Aspirin is one of the oldest painkillers around and is still commonly used today. Learn how aspirin works, including its potential side effects. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID, commonly used to treat both acute and...

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