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Knee, Shoulder Surgeries Without Opioids? It`s Possible, Study Finds

Knee, Shoulder Surgeries Without Opioids? It`s Possible, Study Finds

New research suggests one way to handle pain for minimally invasive knee or shoulder surgery could be as simple as combining three common medications: the anti-inflammatory naproxen (Aleve); pain reliever acetaminophen (Tylenol); and pantoprazole (Protonix), a proton-pump inhibitor used for gastrointestinal issues.

Source: HealthDay