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I take 1 500mg naproxen daily 4 inflam / joint pain. Will supplement Ginkgo Biloba 4 circulation also help?

Not a fan. Fans of ginkgo will tell you it is good for cerebral blood flow and it has antioxidant properties. See your provider for their opinion. I doubt very much that it will help joint pain. Your Dr. needs to work you up for arthritis cause. Read more...

When u can't take Advil, motrin, or naproxen, and tylenol (acetaminophen) has stopped working, what can be done for chronic joint pain.

New Medication. For chronic pain, the pain impulses can be centralized to the spinal cord and central nervous system. Researchers are finding that medications like Neurontin (gabapentin) may be effective for chronic joint pain. You will have to see a knowledgable pain physician. Read more...

I am suffering lot of joint pain in my knees neck wrists 24 7 What is the most effective and safest NSAID drug. Am on 2000 mg Naproxen daily. No relief?

Meloxicam. Although Meloxicam (Mobic) is being marketed as a COX-2 inhibitor, it is classified in the Physician's Desk Reference (PDR) as a nonselective nonsteroidal analgesic because it has higher COX-1 inhibitory effects than the other COX-2 inhibitors. Nevertheless, Meloxicam is more potent against COX-2 and is more favorable to the GI system than other nonselective NSAIDs. Ask your PCP for more info. Read more...