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Aleve vs Ibuprofen: What's the difference?

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?

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

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 more

How long can I take naproxen?

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

Will Meloxicam Help Treat Shoulder Bursitis ?

Will Zilretta work for bursitis in my hips?

I have bursitis in both hips which leaves me almost crippled. Steroid injections are only lasting 5 weeks at this point so my pain management doctor suggested Zilretta injections. Will they work?

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

I was just diagnosed with inflammatory osteoarthritis

Can a cortisone flare last for over a month?

A month ago both knees were injected with cortisone. My knees were in a bad way prior but now the bursa is swollen around the knee, pain below the knee, and intermittent sharp pain inside the knee when walking. I was using a brace and cane prior to the shots and now I use 2 brace, 2 canes,... read more

Naproxen and ibuprofen on the same day?

How long after taking naproxen is it safe to take ibuprofen?

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

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,... read more

What is Bursitis and what can be done about it?

I have been diagnosed by tests that I have Bursitis in both of my shoulders. I am in constant pain and have gone for physiotherapy and at the moment taking Tylenol for Arthritis and Aleve together twice per day. The meds do not help much at all. Should I consider getting Cortisone shots in both of... read more

All over body pain, arthritis in shoulders and bursitis too. Will Lyrica help?

So far I have been diagnosed with osteoarthritis in my lower back and bursitis and arthritis in both shoulders. I still need to get tests on my hips and neck which is also very painful. I've heard good things about Lyrica. Would that help me with my issues? I don't know yet what is... read more

Can I take prednisone for body pain?

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