When You Can’t Stomach NSAIDs
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs can cause gastrointestinal symptoms, such as nausea, upset stomach or, in more severe cases, stomach ulcers.

When You Can’t Stomach NSAIDs

If you cant take the usual route to pain relief, some effective alternatives are worth exploring.

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) pain relievers are relied upon for people battling arthritis. Yet, for many NSAIDs simply aren’t an option due to the upset stomach and nausea—or more severe effects including ulcer or gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding—they can cause.

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