Frozen Shoulder Topic Guide

Frozen Shoulder Frozen Shoulder: A frozen shoulder occurs when the shoulder joint loses a significant amount of range of motion due to scarring. Injuries such as bursitis, tendinitis, and rotator cuff injuries may cause a frozen shoulder. Pain and tenderness are symptoms of a frozen shoulder. Treatment involves anti-inflammatory medications, cortisone injections, and physical therapy. If you don't receive immediate treatment for frozen it may not heal and is permanent.

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Frozen Shoulder Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

diclofenac topical Diclofenac Topical

Diclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

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diclofenac Diclofenac

Diclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat mild to moderate pain, or signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis...learn more »

prednisone Prednisone

Prednisone is a steroid that reduces inflammation in the body, and also suppresses your immune system...learn more »

aspirin (oral) Aspirin (oral)

Aspirin is a salicylate (sa-LIS-il-ate) that is used to treat pain, and reduce fever or inflammation...learn more »

prednisolone Prednisolone

Prednisolone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

naproxen Naproxen

Naproxen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...learn more »