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Am waiting for treatment for hip bursitis & osteoarthritis of the hip but i can not sleep due to the pain. What can I do to get relief & sleep?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Analgesic

Generally speaking non steroidal anti-inflammatory medications with or without Acetaminophen are a start.
For persistent pain consider tramadol or tapentadol or low dose narcotics. Steroids are an option.

In brief: Analgesic

Generally speaking non steroidal anti-inflammatory medications with or without Acetaminophen are a start.
For persistent pain consider tramadol or tapentadol or low dose narcotics. Steroids are an option.
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