Neck Pain (Cervical Pain) Topic Guide

Neck Pain (Cervical Pain) Neck Pain (Cervical Pain): Causes of neck pain include cancer, infection, muscle injury, trauma, and drugs. Associated symptoms and signs include difficulty swallowing, swelling, and trouble breathing. Treatment of neck pain depends upon the cause.

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Neck Pain (Cervical Pain) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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botulinum toxin type A Botulinum Toxin Type A

Botox is used in adults to treat cervical dystonia (abnormal head position and neck pain)...learn more »

acetaminophen (oral/rectal) Acetaminophen (oral/rectal)

Acetaminophen is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. There are many brands and forms of acetaminophen available. Not all brands are listed on this leaflet...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

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