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Back pain Treatments

Treatments for Back pain

The following treatments are listed for Back pain in our knowledge base:

Alternative Treatments for Back pain

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

  • Correct posture while sitting, standing, driving
  • Sleep on your back
  • Core strengthening exercise
  • Methysulfonylmethane (MSM)
  • Chiropractic medicine
  • Rest
  • Methyl salicylate cream
  • Capsaicin
  • Bromelain
  • Valerian
  • S-adenosyl-L-methionine (SAMe)
  • Acupuncture
  • Turmeric
  • Ginger
  • Mahanarayan oil
  • Guggul
  • Omega-3 fatty acids
  • LNA (alpha-linolenic acid)
  • EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid)
  • DHA (docosahexaenoic acid)
  • GLA (gamma-linolenic acid)
  • Evening primrose oil
  • Avoid hydrogenated oils
  • Acupressure
  • Hara breathing
  • Mind-body exercise
  • Relaxation
  • Acupressure on inside creases of knees, knees bent, lying on your back
  • Swimming in warm water
  • Waterbed
  • Sleep with behind knee support
  • Sleep on your side with knee support
  • White willow bark-by mouth
  • Visualization therapy
  • Inversion therapy
  • Tai Chi
  • Yogaraj guggulu
  • Musta in warm water
  • Tagara (valerian) in warm water
  • Mahanarayan oil massage
  • Ginger powder paste
  • Mahanarayan oil bath
  • Dashamoola in sesame oil enema
  • Yoga
  • Ayurvedic dietary changes
  • Meditation
  • Avoid high-heeled shoes
  • Low-impact or no-impact exercise
  • Stretching
  • Ayurvedic cleansing program (panchakarma)
  • Hypericum homeopathic remedy
  • Bryonia homeopathic remedy
  • Rhus tox homeopathic remedy
  • Calcarea carbonica homeopathic remedy
  • Natrum sulph homeopathic remedy
  • Mag phos homeopathic remedy
  • Ruta homeopathic remedy
  • Lycopodium homeopathic remedy
  • Graphites homeopathic remedy
  • Kali carbonicum homeopathic remedy
  • Arnica homeopathic remedy
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (e.g. aspirin or ibuprofen)
  • Soft brush strokes over feet, legs and back
  • Chinese folk remedies
  • Spinach juice
  • Healing touch therapy
  • Yu Nan Bai Yao Chinese herb
  • Cupping
  • Lie on back with knees bent and feet on chair
  • Stretch the back leg muscles (e.g. hamstring and calf)

Drugs and Medications used to treat Back pain:

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

Latest treatments for Back pain

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

Treatments for Causes of Back pain

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Back pain:

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

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: Back pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Back pain' 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.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Back pain:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Back pain' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.


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