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Do you use any medication or remedies to counter pain?

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Poll Results: 3,430 votes
47%
Yes, OTC drugs like ibuprofen
 
20%
Yes, prescription painkillers
 
19%
No, I don't use anything
 
8%
Yes, natural remedies like garlic
 
6%
Other (tell us in the comments)
 



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Rosa Caldwell
Sunday April 20, 2014, 6:47 PM


I use whatever works on my pain. Sometimes it is pain pills and other times it is remedies

JL A.
Sunday April 20, 2014, 11:54 AM


Letting you all know that Care2 said they will be discontinuing polls but didn't see a specific date of when

Rose Roma
Sunday April 13, 2014, 12:03 PM


Thanks to Heidi for the Naproxen info. Ironically, 1 of the listed side effects of Gabapentin & Lyrica is worsening peripheral neuropathy (after a length of time). LOL. For pain a giant spoon of tumeric powder in warm milk or almond milk w/local honey = claseic remedy. Yum. Bless us all.

Heidi Aubrey
Thursday April 10, 2014, 8:16 PM


Both-otc, prescription.

Believe it or not, the Naproxen does a better job for easing my permanent nerve damage than the prescription Gabapentin does.

Brad Hunter
Tuesday April 8, 2014, 9:00 AM


yes

Natasha Salgado
Sunday April 6, 2014, 8:29 AM


OTC+rarely

Rhonda B.
Sunday April 6, 2014, 6:07 AM


Yes OTC drugs

Marianne R.
Monday March 31, 2014, 3:13 PM


Yes, OTC drugs like ibuprofen

Marianne R.
Monday March 31, 2014, 3:13 PM


Yes, OTC drugs like ibuprofen

Rhonda B.
Friday March 28, 2014, 5:14 AM


Voted.



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