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

– mahrgan

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…