Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Pain Medication.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: Medications for Back Pain and Neck Pain

Acetaminophen eases back pain by reducing pain signals, serving as a widely available over-the-counter pain relief option.

Short-term use of NSAIDs is recommended for injuries and post-surgical pain, but some chronic inflammatory conditions may require long-term use at low doses.

Managing breakthrough pain involves tailored strategies, including rapid-acting medications and exercises, to enhance overall pain control.