Iliotibial Band Syndrome (IT Band Syndrome) Topic Guide

Iliotibial Band Syndrome (IT Band Syndrome) Iliotibial Band Syndrome (IT Band Syndrome): Iliotibial band syndrome (IT band syndrome) is an overuse injury often seen in runners. The most common symptom is knee pain. Rest, ice and the use of anti-inflammatory medications may alleviate symptoms. A doctor may prescribe physical therapy if the initial treatment described above is unsuccessful.

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Iliotibial Band Syndrome (IT Band Syndrome) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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ibuprofen Ibuprofen

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