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There is a wide range of over-the-counter products available to treat joint pain, but most of them rely on a small number of active ingredients, namely aspirin, acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, kno... More »

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Effective non-narcotic pain relievers include antidepressants, pain relief creams, skin patches, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as aspirin. The best option is ultimately dependent on the type and level o... More »

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Ibuprofen and naproxen are favorably reviewed as inexpensive and effective over-the-counter painkillers for moderate pain such as headaches, according to Consumer Reports. Other options, including acetaminophen and aspir... More »

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Effective non-narcotic pain relievers include antidepressants, pain relief creams, skin patches, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as aspirin. The best option is ultimately dependent on the type and level o... More »

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Common pain relievers include acetaminophen, which is the active ingredient in Tylenol, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDS, such as aspirin, naproxen and ibuprofen, states MedlinePlus. Narcotics are the ... More »

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To treat swollen glands, a patient can use over the counter pain relievers, including Tylenol, Aleve, Advil or Motrin, according to WebMD. Also, it is recommended to use a warm, wet rag on the affected area and to get pl... More »

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Acetaminophen or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen and naproxen help to relieve tendon pain and reduce inflammation in or around the injured tendon, states WebMD. NSAIDs are available in both oral an... More »

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