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Aleve vs Ibuprofen: What's the difference?

Posted 13 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Aleve and ibuprofen are both used for pain relief. But is one more effective or more likely to cause side effects compared to the other?

Why is voltaren gel no longer available from the supplier?

Posted 18 Feb 2012 21 answers

I have been using Voltaren gel for hip bursitis with great results. Now my pharmacist tells me that he can no longer get it from his supplier. I don't understand this. When a product really helps so many people, why is the supply so limited?

How long can I take naproxen?

Posted 8 May 2017 3 answers

For shoulder bursitis of which i have been suffering for months.

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

Does Vimovo 500/20mg twice daily for shoulder tendinitis work, and is Naproxen the same?

Posted 11 Jan 2013 4 answers

I have been diagnosed with shoulder tendinitis,I have tried physiotherapy treatments which don't work, my doc. just prescribed naproxen 500/20mg twice daily for two weeks. He said if this treatment does not work I would have to get a cortisone injection. I am curious about all this and would ...

Read Stool Softeners are not recommended with Percacet, is this true? Percacet or Lortab 10?

Posted 13 May 2011 6 answers

I am 58, I have had scoliosis all my life, in my early 20's I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia. I have been fighting chronic pain for over 30 years. 18 years ago I was also diagnosed with severe osteoarthritis, bursitis in my hip, carpol tunnel syndrome in both arms and narcolepsy. 5 years ago ...

Will Meloxicam Help Treat Shoulder Bursitis ?

Posted 23 Jul 2014 2 answers

Neurostimulation therapy (Spinal cord stimulator) - any feedback?

Posted 18 Jun 2011 3 answers

OK... looks like I have no choice except to try this procedure. Any feedback? My pain management doctor has done all that he can and now this appears to be the only choice left for my bursitis, back and leg pain. I have a titanium rod at about the L-4 level, done about 2005 with some relief. The ...

Is Prolia going to make my Polymyalgia Rheumatica worse?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 3 answers

Have been on Prednisone for 1 1/2 years for PMR, a painful autoimmune disease. My recent bone scan showed severe osteoporosis with T scores as low as -4.7 and -3.3 in my spine and hip. I am 63 and I don't dare not to take Prolia. I found a few programs online with natural supplements with ...

I recently was diagnosed with tendonitis about 2 weeks ago. I had been having pain in my knee for?

Posted 6 Sep 2009 3 answers

... about a week and a half before calling the dr. Until friday, (yesterday) I was off of work for two weeks. I was taking 500 mg Naproxen and Tylonel every 6 hours for pain, the meds didn't help much and now that I am back to work my symptoms are just as bad as before. Has anyone had any luck ...

Bursitis, what are the options?

Posted 21 Apr 2011 3 answers

I have been recommended to physical therapy by 3 doctors for the 9th time. I have a history of DJD and bursitis of the hip. I have had steroid shots that last two weeks and my recent treatment at PT was heat and TENS unit which created more pain by the time I got home. Are there any other options?

I think I'm having a flare up of "bursitis" in my shoulder. What causes this?

Posted 21 Dec 2012 3 answers

I had bursitis in my shoulder years ago. I cant remember what they did for it. All I remember is the pain and them saying" dont let it freeze up". Any ideas??

Diclofenac - It's helping with all pain but hip bursitis pain. What do you recommend now?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 1 answer

I was just diagnosed with inflammatory osteoarthritis

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