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What OTC meds can help ease shoulder and neck pain?

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Try pain medication such as acetaminophen (Tylenol), ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), or naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn).

From: Shoulder and Neck Pain Treatment WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

FamilyDoctor.org: "Neck Pain."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Neck Pain."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Sports Injuries."

Shoulder and Neck Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on October 24, 2017

SOURCES:

FamilyDoctor.org: "Neck Pain."

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: "Neck Pain."

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases: "Sports Injuries."

Shoulder and Neck Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Tyler Wheeler on October 24, 2017

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