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What's the best over the counter medicine for back pain?
Back pain may be treated with oral medications and patches. The class of pain relievers known as Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) is widely used for back pain. These include ibuprofen and aspirin. Lidocaine patches are also effective for the treatment of back pain.
What is the most effective pain relief patch?
Patches with the topical anesthetic Lidocaine are considered to be effective for treating back pain. These patches are available over-the-counter with varying levels of strength.
What's the strongest over the counter pain relief medication?
The strength of over-the-counter pain relievers is determined by the concentration of their active ingredients. Ibuprofen, Aspirin, and Acetaminophen are all available in high-strength formulations.