Pain Information Center
Authors outline the efficacy and safety of topical NSAIDs for the treatment of acute and chronic musculoskeletal pain conditions including osteoarthritis.
Diabetes Information Center
Study findings suggest NSAIDs may be a risk factor for acute kidney injury and hyperkalemia in patients with diabetes.
Nephrology Information Center
Compared with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, opioids are more likely to result in adverse kidney outcomes and death, a study found.
News, Rheumatology Information Center
Considerable proportion of increased CHF, IHD, and stroke risk mediated by NSAID use.
Cardiovascular Disease Information Center
The use of both NSAID and aspirin was positively associated with incident HF in adults with no prior history of CVD.
Pediatrics Information Center
Perioperative and emergency department use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs as part of a multimodal analgesia regimen may improve pain control in pediatric populations and avoid opioid-related adverse events.
Rheumatology Information Center
The researchers estimated that only 1 in 6 patients gained a benefit from taking NSAIDs.
Pain Management Information Center
Metamizole should be considered in patients with contraindications to NSAIDs.
AANP 2016 Annual Meeting
Despite the widespread use of NSAIDs to treat pain, many patients lack knowledge about these medications and their risks.