Although a majority of women with rheumatoid arthritis were previously though to achieve remission during pregnancy, recent studies indicate remission occurs in only 20% to 40% of cases.
Acetaminophen and ibuprofen are frequently under-dosed in children in the emergency department.
Meta-analysis indicates short-term NSAID use is generally safe and can relieve pain, but lacks clinically important benefits.
Limited data suggest antidepressants, topical capsaicin, and fat grafting may reduce pain associated with post-mastectomy pain syndrome, but more and better studies are needed to determine optimal management for this debilitating condition.
NSAIDs do not help most patients with back pain, according to a review published in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.
No indication any particular type of antidepressant carries a greater risk than others.
Co-use of thienopyridine and prior use of rebamipide also up risk.
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