Osteoarthritis pain relief is one of the first lines of treatment of the condition. Treatment can start with over-the-counter pain relievers, such as Advil or Tylenol. Some companies also market pain relievers which are specifically made for arthritis pain relief. These over-the-counter medications are for more mild cases, where patients should still consult a doctor to create a lifestyle change in order to stop the progression of the disease.
Can I take pain medications if I am also taking Coumadin? The following story is fictional but is comprised from encounters with a few different patients I have seen over the years. I have changed details and combined the stories in order to comply with my patients' privacy. I had a patient come in the other day and tell me that she…