Acute Low Back Pain

Naproxen Plus Muscle Relaxants vs Naproxen Monotherapy for Low Back Pain

Naproxen Plus Muscle Relaxants vs Naproxen Monotherapy for Low Back Pain

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The combination of naproxen with skeletal muscle relaxants, such as orphenadrine or methocarbamol, is not superior to naproxen alone or placebo in patients with low back pain.

Managing Spinal Pain With NSAIDs?

Managing Spinal Pain With NSAIDs?

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Meta-analysis indicates short-term NSAID use is generally safe and can relieve pain, but lacks clinically important benefits.

Are Muscle Relaxants Effective for Treating Low Back Pain?

Are Muscle Relaxants Effective for Treating Low Back Pain?

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Meta-analysis shows muscle relaxants are effective in reducing acute but not chronic low back pain.

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