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Bursitis Treatments

Treatments for Bursitis

The following treatments are listed for Bursitis in our knowledge base:

Alternative Treatments for Bursitis

Alternative treatments, home remedies, other other complementary therapies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Bursitis in various sources may include:

  • Ice compress and massage
  • Jin Shin Do shoulder and neck release (acupressure)
  • Rest
  • Heat after initial ice treatment
  • Boswellia
  • Rhus toxicodendron
  • Bryonia
  • Ruta
  • Arnica
  • Arnica cream
  • Tiger Balm
  • Warm ginger compress
  • Vinegar soak
  • Ginger (by mouth)
  • Bromelain
  • Turmeric
  • Black cherry juice
  • Grape seed extract
  • Pine bark extract
  • Manganese
  • Omega-3 fatty acids
  • Avoid processed foods
  • Massage
  • Acupuncture
  • Turmeric powder paste
  • Exercise following acute stage
  • Castor oil
  • Yoga
  • Avoid hot, spicy food
  • Avoid pickled food
  • Avoid very cold drinks
  • Avoid beans
  • Avoid raw vegetables
  • Ayurvedic cleansing program (panchakarma)
  • Triphala-by mouth
  • Amalaki-by mouth
  • Hot milk with castor oil laxative
  • Sesame oil massage
  • Eucalyptus oil massage
  • Tea tree oil massage
  • Mahanarayan oil massage
  • Sandalwood paste
  • Brahmi ghee through the nasal route (nasya)
  • Kaishore guggulu-by mouth
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (e.g. aspirin or ibuprofen)
  • Chinese folk remedies
  • Acupressure
  • Chinese medicine
  • Chinese patent herbs

Drugs and Medications used to treat Bursitis:

Some of the drugs and medications used in the treatment of Bursitis may include:

  • Dexamethasone
  • Aeroseb-Dex
  • Ak-Dex
  • Ak-Trol
  • Baldex
  • Dalalone
  • Dalalone DP
  • Dalalone LA
  • Decaderm
  • Decadron
  • Decadron Nasal Spray
  • Decadron-LA
  • Decadron Phosphate Ophthalmic
  • Decadron Phosphate Respihaler
  • Decadron Phosphate Turbinaire
  • Decadron w/Xylocaine
  • Decadron dose pack
  • Decaject
  • Decaject LA
  • Decaspray
  • Deenar
  • Deone-LA
  • Deronil
  • Dex-4
  • Dexacen-4
  • Dexacen LA-8
  • Dexacidin
  • Dexacort
  • Dexameth
  • Dexasone
  • Dexasone-LA
  • Dexo-LA
  • Dexon
  • Dexone-E
  • Dexone-4
  • Dexone-LA
  • Dexsone
  • Dexsone-E
  • Dexsone-LA
  • Dezone
  • Duo-dezone
  • Gammacorten
  • Hexadrol
  • Maxidex
  • Mymethasone
  • Neodecadron Eye-Ear
  • Neodexair
  • Neomycin-Dex
  • Ocu-Trol
  • Oradexon
  • PMS-Dexamethasone
  • SKDexamethasone
  • Sofracort
  • Solurex
  • Solurex-LA
  • Spersadex
  • Tobradex
  • Turbinaire
  • Methylprednisolone
  • A-Methapred
  • Depmedalone-40
  • Depmedalone-80
  • Depo-Medrol
  • Enpak Refill
  • Mar-Pred 40
  • Medrol
  • Medrol Acne Lotion
  • Medrol Enpak
  • Medrol Veriderm Cream
  • Meprolone
  • Neo-Medrol Acne Lotion
  • Neo-Medrol Veriderm
  • Rep-Pred 80
  • Solu-Medrol
  • Prednisolone
  • A&D w/Prednisolone
  • Cortalone
  • Delta-Cortef
  • Duapred
  • Fernisonone-P
  • Hydelta-TBA
  • Hydeltrasol
  • Inflamase
  • Inflamase Forte
  • Key-Pred
  • Meticortelone
  • Meti-Derm
  • Metreton
  • Minims Prednisolone
  • Mydrapred
  • Niscort
  • Nor-Pred
  • Nova-Pred
  • Novoprednisolone
  • Optimyd
  • Otobione
  • Peidaject
  • Pediapred
  • Polypred
  • Predcor
  • Pred Forte
  • Pred-G
  • Pred Mild
  • Prelone
  • PSP-IV
  • Savacort
  • Sterane
  • TBA Pred
  • Prednisone
  • Apo-Prednisone
  • Aspred-C
  • Deltasone
  • Liquid Pred
  • Meticorten
  • Novoprednisone
  • Orasone
  • Panasol-S
  • Paracort
  • Prednicen-M
  • Prednisone Intensol
  • SK-Prednisone
  • Sterapred
  • Sterapred-DS
  • Winpred
  • Propionic Acid
  • Fenoprofen
  • Nalfon
  • Flurbiprofen
  • Ansaid
  • Apo-Flurbiprofen
  • Froben
  • Froben-SR
  • Novo-Flurbiprofen
  • Ocufen
  • Ibuprofen
  • Aches-N-Pain
  • Actiprofen
  • Advil
  • Advil Migraine
  • Amersol
  • Apo-Ibuprofen
  • Arthritis Foundation Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
  • Bayer Select
  • Children's Advil
  • Children's Motrin
  • Children's Motrin Drops
  • Children's Motrin Suspension
  • CoAdvil
  • Excedrin IB
  • Genpril
  • Guildprofen
  • Haltran
  • Ibu
  • Ibuprohm
  • Junior Strength Motrin Caplets
  • Medipren
  • Medi-Profen
  • Profen-IB
  • Rufen
  • Superior Pain Medicine
  • Supreme Pain Medicine
  • Tab-Profen
  • Ketoprofen
  • Actron
  • Apo-Keto
  • Apo-Keto E
  • Orudis
  • Orudis E-50
  • Orudis E-100
  • Orudis KT
  • Orudis SR
  • Oruvail
  • Oruvail ER
  • Oruvail SR
  • Rhodis
  • Rhodis EC
  • Rhodis EC Suppository
  • Naproxen
  • Aleve
  • Anaprox
  • Anaprox DS
  • Apo-Naproxen
  • Naprelan
  • Naprelan Once Daily
  • Naprosyn
  • Naxen
  • Neo-Prox
  • Novo-Naprox
  • Nu-Naprox
  • Synflex
  • Oxaprozin
  • Daypro

Latest treatments for Bursitis

The following medications/drugs/procedures are some of the latest treatments for Bursitis:

Treatments for Causes of Bursitis

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Bursitis:

More causes: not all possible causes for Bursitis are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Bursitis.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bursitis:

The following list of conditions have 'Bursitis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Bursitis or choose View All.

 

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