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Need name of some good antiinflammatories for pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 26-Mar-2013
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User:can you give me the name of some good antiinflammatories
Doctor:Depending on the severity of pain we can try the following
Doctor:1. Tylenol pain relief
Doctor:2. Mild non steroid antiinflammatory drugs like Ibuprofen
Doctor:3. Selective prostaglandin inhibitors like etoricoxib
Doctor:4. Opioid drugs like tramadol
User:ok thanks doc
Doctor:5. If the pain is severe, one can also try steroids under cover of proton pump inhibitors.
User:will do
User:thanks for your time
Doctor:In addition to these, if the pain is purely of muscular in nature, physiotherapy, acupressure will also help.
Doctor:Is there any thing else?
User:nope that will do it. Thanks a loit
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