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A 41-year-old female asked:

I have hip dysplasia and i am 41 years old what can i take for the pain?

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Dr. David Trettin
Orthopedic Surgery 35 years experience
Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen or similar NSAID would be the best option for hip dysplasia w/ secondary osteoarthritis pain. Occassionally if one NSAID is not helpful your treating physician may try a different one.( not @ the same time). Narcotic pain medication is NOT a good option. Best of Luck.
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