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 » Health Medications & Vitamins

Some examples of over-the-counter chronic pain relievers include acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, according to Practical Pain Management. Chronic pain may need treatment with prescription medicatio... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Because COX-2 inhibitors such as Celebrex and Bextra do not impair blood clotting, they are recommended for patients taking medications such as warfarin (Coumadin) to thin the blood. This type of pain reliever can be tak... More » Health Medications & Vitamins
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