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BEST PRACTICES IN: NSAIDS for Analgesia of Acute Pain


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• Use of OTC Medication for Acute Pain

• Rationale for Ibuprofen Use in Acute Pain

• NSAID Side Effects

• More Attention to Dosage Recommendations Will Reduce Side Effects Risk

• OTC Ibuprofen Dosage Recommendations

• Conclusion
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Lee S. Simon, MD
Cambridge, Mass.
Dr Simon previously served as the Division Director of the Arthritis, Analgesic & Ophthalmologic Drug Product Division at the US Food and Drug Administration Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. He is a Principal in SDG, LLC., a consulting company.

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