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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 by HBBK 20 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?

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

Posted 4 days ago by Shealynn 1 answer

I was just diagnosed with inflammatory osteoarthritis

Microzide - Can one of the side effects include bursitis? I have been taking a low dose for about 4?

Posted 9 Feb 2017 by Sblake629 0 answers

... years and that's when I started flaring up. My activity and quality of life has been impacted greatly. (It's in my feet).

Is Prolia going to make my Polymyalgia Rheumatica worse?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 by 2cute4u 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 have been taking Vimovo for 10 days and hasn't yet worked on my hip bursitis. Is it because I took

Posted 1 Nov 2016 by Layla01 0 answers

... after supper? I usually take it before going to bed and in the morning with my protein smoothie. Could eating cause it not to work?

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

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 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!!!

I am a 66 yr. old female that was on a heavy dose of prednisone for 5 weeks. My hair thinned badly?

Posted 3 Sep 2016 by siesta16 1 answer

Hair grew back, but now, after 3 months is thinning again. Need some guidance. Georgia

A question about hip bursitis?

Posted 26 Jul 2016 by Allie6 1 answer

Hi my name is Andrea Sager and I have had hip bursitis since February and know I am having physiotherapy is hip bursitis with me for life or will it eventually go away

How do I know the dosage to apply to the outside of my left upper thigh?

Posted 2 Jul 2016 by d stapleford 0 answers

I was told that this is bursitis and first given pills to take along with Tramadol. Now I have the gel and there were no instructions of how much gel I should apply

Will a Tens Unit help relieve Migraine Headaches?

Posted 24 May 2016 by memelaikensmawmaw 2 answers

I have Bursitis and Bone Spurs in my neck and constantly suffer from Migraines.Everyday I at the least have a normal headache.The mussels in my neck spasms and cause these headaches and migraines.Will a Tens Unit help the spamming muscle?

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

Posted 11 Jan 2013 by digal 3 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 ...

Can Nabumetone & Gabapentin be taken within 5 hours of each other?

Posted 5 Mar 2016 by Lillea1 1 answer

My Dr has me trying Nabumetone for a bout of "shoulder bursitis" unlike any I've ever endured. I've been in bed for 3 miserable days & finally tried one pill this morning since I felt I could sit up for the required 30 mins it takes to enter the stomach w/o injury. However, ...

Bursitis elbow surgery. 30 days to MSSA surgery. Hospital stay of 28 days?

Posted 19 Mar 2016 by Lillian52553 1 answer

I'm not getting the answers I seek. I had a wound vac on my elbow for 25 days. Ancef, pic-line, every 8hrs, for 28 days. I called 12 days post-op to report fluid and very painful elbow. Orthopedic surgeon said wait the 30 days, it needs to heal. On day, 31, I was in surgery for an infection ...

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