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What are some alternatives to narcotics in pain relief?
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Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
Preventive Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Pain Relief
Physical therapy, massage therapy, heated aqua therapy, magnesium, tramadol, namenda, (memantine) muscle relaxants, etc.
There are many treatments for pain. The best answer is to get to the root cause and alleviate the underlying problem.

In brief: Pain Relief
Physical therapy, massage therapy, heated aqua therapy, magnesium, tramadol, namenda, (memantine) muscle relaxants, etc.
There are many treatments for pain. The best answer is to get to the root cause and alleviate the underlying problem.
Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
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Dr. Muhammad Itani
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Narcotic alternative
Depending on the cause of pain and whether the pain is acute or chronic, there are many alternatives to narcotics: none steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (such as motrin), anti convulsants, nerve blocks, steroid injections, spinal cord stimulators.
Depending on the nature and cause of your pain, your physician will be able to recommend an alternative.

In brief: Narcotic alternative
Depending on the cause of pain and whether the pain is acute or chronic, there are many alternatives to narcotics: none steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (such as motrin), anti convulsants, nerve blocks, steroid injections, spinal cord stimulators.
Depending on the nature and cause of your pain, your physician will be able to recommend an alternative.
Dr. Muhammad Itani
Dr. Muhammad Itani
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