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Man with low back pain.

Back Pain? Sciatica? Skip the Anticonvulsants

Research suggests you might want to avoid using anticonvulsant drugs like gabapentin, topiramate, and pregabalin to treat low back pain.

By Diane Domina
A man with low back pain from sciatica.

5 Ways to Take the Sting Out of Sciatica

Few medical treatments have proven effective against the searing pain of sciatica. But these 5 home remedies may help ease your pain.

By Peter Jaret