- Anti-inflammatory drugs in management of spondylosis. Taylor, T.K.F.; Ghosh, P. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/10/1981, Vol. 283 Issue 6297, p951
Evaluates the use of anti-inflammatory drugs in the management of osteoarthritis. Occurrence of fecal inflammatory changes; Observation on cartilage degradation; Inhibitory effect of the drug on cartilage and bone metabolism.
- Lanacort Creme. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p323
The article presents information on the Lanacort Creme, a non-prescription preparation of hydrocortisone from Combe International, which can be used to treat mild inflammation of the skin. It is not normally used for children under ten years.
- Lanacort Ointment. // Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines;2002, p323
The article presents information on the Lanacort Ointment, a non-prescription preparation of hydrocortisone from Combe International, which can be used to treat mild inflammation of the skin. It is not normally used for children under ten years.
- NSAIDs not recommended for long-term use in osteoarthritis. Magill-Lewis, Jillene // Drug Topics;4/14/2008, Vol. 152 Issue 5, p18
The article reports that the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have not been recommended for long-term use in treating pain and inflammation caused by osteoarthritis (OA). It is stated there has been evidence showing that the drugs carry cardiovascular and gastrointestinal risks. The...
- Percutaneously absorbed NSAIDs attenuate local production of proinflammatory cytokines and suppress the expression of c-Fos in the spinal cord of a rodent model of knee osteoarthritis. Orita, Sumihisa; Ishikawa, Tetsuhiro; Miyagi, Masayuki; Ochiai, Nobuyasu; Inoue, Gen; Eguchi, Yawara; Kamoda, Hiroto; Arai, Gen; Suzuki, Miyako; Sakuma, Yoshihiro; Oikawa, Yasuhiro; Toyone, Tomoaki; Aoki, Yasuchika; Takahashi, Kazuhisa; Ohtori, Seiji // Journal of Orthopaedic Science;Jan2012, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p77
Background: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are commonly used in clinical situations to reduce inflammation and pain. Percutaneous administration is one of the routes mainly used in Japan to deal with the pain from acute injuries, to chronic pain such as chronic low back pain and...
- better health. curcumin. Tweed, Vera // Better Nutrition;May2013, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p20
The article reports on research which has investigated the health benefits that are associated with consuming the substance curcumin and found that it is beneficial in preventing or managing several medical problems, including inflammation, blood clots and certain types of cancers. Information...
- Inflammation and Joint Tissue Interactions in OA: Implications for Potential Therapeutic Approaches. Rainbow, Roshni; Ren, Weiping; Zeng, Li // Arthritis (20901984);2012, p1
It is increasingly recognized that the pathogenesis of cartilage degradation in osteoarthritis (OA) is multifactorial and involves the interactions between cartilage and its surrounding tissues. These interactions regulate proinflammatory cytokine-mediated cartilage destruction, contributing to...
- The Encouraging Link Between Inflammation and Nutrition. Shah, Chirag // American Chiropractor;Nov2013, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p20
The article presents information on the link between chronic inflammation and diet, as nutrition is essential to wellness-based treatment. It informs that changes in the natural process can cause serious health issues and diseases that affect joints, cells, tissues, and organs. It further...
- Anti-inflammatory activity of medicinal plants native to Bangladesh: A review. Apu, Apurba Sarker; Bhuyan, Shakhawat Hossan; Prova, Shamina Saiyara; Muhit, Md. Abdul // Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science;2012, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p7
Inflammation is characterized by redness, pain and swelling. Anti-inflammatory drugs are agents that reduce inflammation. It has been found that conventional synthetic NSAIDs accelerate damage and erosion of joint cartilage, advancing the osteoarthritis process. These NSAIDs are also known to...