Tendinitis (Tendonitis) Topic Guide

Tendinitis Tendinitis: Tendinitis (sometimes spelled "tendonitis") is inflammation of the tendon, commonly in the wrist, knee, or elbow. Overuse and repetitive motion are common causes. Symptoms and signs include pain and swelling. Treatment incorporates rest, icing and elevating the affected area, and taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications.

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ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »