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A 20-year-old male asked:

would magnesium salicylate help for knee pain?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Yes it can: It is in the aspirin family but less irritating to the stomach. We have used it for many years
Dr. Edwin Perez
Anesthesiology 19 years experience
No: Magnesium generally won't help. Regardless the key is to figure out what is causing the pain and then treat the cause. The symptoms should get better from there. Lots of young people have patella-femoral syndrome. Start there...

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Last updated Sep 29, 2016

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