New Topical Treatment for Osteoarthritisby
Administration has now approved a topicalNSAID for treatment of osteoarthritis pain. Voltaren® Gel is the first approved topical treatment which is applied directly to the area of the osteoarthritis pain...
Osteoarthritis: A review of trea ...by
Dr. Rubens D.
to other therapies.
Topical analgesics. TopicalNSAIDs and capsaicin may offer alternatives for patients unable... to conventional therapy. The long-term efficacy of topicalNSAIDs has been debated; however, a meta-analysis of 4...
Alternatives To NSAIDs, Pros and Consby
Recently, I have talked about the concerns with the use of NSAIDs and their effects on the heart. All medications carry a risk of adverse effects. NSAIDs are usually very effective in controlling pain...
The "conservative therapy" for osteoarthritisby
The most common cause of knee
damage requiring knee replacement is osteoarthritis... for:
osteoarthritis or arthritis, which causes knee pain that has failed to
respond to conservative...