There is no evidence that muscle relaxants can relieve back pain

– mahrgan

There is no evidence that muscle relaxants can relieve back pain – mahrgan

Alan Moses Health Day Reporter Friday, July 9, 2021 (Health Day News)-Although tens of millions of Americans are turning to muscle relaxants to relieve low back pain, a new Australian review found little evidence that such drugs actually work. This is the conclusion of an in-depth study of 31 previous surveys, which enrolled more than…

Experts say that the treatment of back pain with muscle relaxants is “very questionable”

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Experts say that the treatment of back pain with muscle relaxants is “very questionable” – mahrgan

A new study shows that commonly used muscle relaxants may temporarily relieve low back pain, but may also increase the risk of side effects. A systematic review of nearly 50 trials, sampling 6,505 participants, showed that non-benzodiazepine antispasmodics, widely used to suppress muscle spasms, should be used for acute pain in two weeks or less…

The results of acupuncture and moxibustion for low back pain relief are confirmed

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The results of acupuncture and moxibustion for low back pain relief are confirmed – mahrgan

Researchers from Harvard Medical School (Boston), Georgetown University (Washington DC), University of Arizona School of Medicine (Phoenix) and other medical institutions said that acupuncture is an effective medical intervention for patients with low back pain. These findings are based on a meta-analysis of evidence-based systems of numerous clinical trials. The research team added that their…