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Medications for Foot Pain

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by Polsdorfer R
 
The information provided here is meant to give you a general idea about each of the medications listed below. Only the most general side effects are included. Ask your doctor if you need to take any special care. Use each of these medications only as advised by your doctor, and according to the instructions provided. If you have further questions about usage or side effects, contact your doctor.

Prescription Medications

  • Prednisone
  • Prednisolone
  • Triamcinolone
  • Dexamethasone
  • Ibuprofen
  • Naproxen
  • Celecoxib
  • Meloxicam
  • Diclofenac
  • Sulindac
  • Piroxicam
  • Ketoprofen
  • Diflunisal
  • Nabumetone
  • Etodolac
  • Oxaprozin
  • Indomethacin

Over-the-Counter Medications

  • Aspirin
  • Ibuprofen
  • Naproxen

Prescription Medications

 

References


Acetaminophen. EBSCO Patient Education Reference Center website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/pointofcare . Accessed December 31, 2012.


Foot care. American Diabetes Association website. Available at: http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/complications/foot-complications/foot-care.html . Accessed December 28, 2012.


Foot care. National Institute on Aging website. Available at: http://www.nia.nih.gov/health/publication/foot-care . Updated April 18, 2012. Accessed December 28, 2012.


Foot care 101. American Podiatric Medical Association site. Available at: http://www.apma.org/files/FileDownloads/myFEETFootCare101.pdf . Accessed December 28, 2012.


Foot care basics: preventing and treating common foot conditions. Harvard Medical School website. Available at: http://www.health.harvard.edu/special%5Fhealth%5Freports/Foot%5FCare%5FBasics . Accessed December 28, 2012.

 

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