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Topical NSAIDs (Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs)

Topical NSAID preparations contain non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in topical form. These topical medications are applied directly to the skin.
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Voltaren Gel - What You Need to Know
Voltaren Gel was the first FDA approved topical prescription treatment for osteoarthritis.

How do topical NSAIDS perform?
Study results from Nottingham University scientists comparing topical NSAIDS, oral NSAIDS, and a dummy topical treatment.

Diclofenac Gel Relieves Pain From Osteoarthritis Of The Knee
Rubbing on gel which contained diclofenac provided significant pain relief from osteoarthritis of the knee in a study of 230 patients over a three week period, according to German researchers.

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