Neck Strain (Sprain) Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Recovery Tiime Topic Guide

Neck Strain (Sprain) Neck Strain (Sprain): The portion of the spine contained within the neck is referred to as the cervical spine. That's the site for injuries known as neck strain. Symptoms include pain and possible numbness, dizziness, stiffness, and tingling. Treatment may involve taking NSAIDs, getting bed rest, and applying heat to the area.

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Neck Strain (Sprain) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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hydrocodone and ibuprofen Hydrocodone And Ibuprofen

Hydrocodone is an opioid pain medicine. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). This combination medicine is used short-ter...learn more »

acetaminophen and hydrocodone Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone

Acetaminophen and hydrocodone is a combination medicine used to relieve moderate to severe pain...learn more »

carisoprodol Carisoprodol

Carisoprodol is a muscle relaxer that blocks pain sensations between the nerves and the brain...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.

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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 »

naproxen Naproxen

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

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

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