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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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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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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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NSAIDs, or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, include medications such as aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen sodium and magnesium salicylate, according to MedicineNet . These drugs are common active ingredients in pain reli... More »

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Examples of over-the-counter NSAIDs, or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, include aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen, states MedlinePlus. Ibuprofen is sold under the brand names Motrin and Advil, and naproxen is sold u... More »

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