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if someone has carpal tunnel syndrome what medications..numbness

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if someone has carpal tunnel syndrome what medications can they take for the swelling inflamation and numbness or stiffness and will steroid injections help
Accepted treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome include splinting or bracing, steroid injection, activity modification, physical or occupational therapy (debatable), medications, and surgical release of the transverse carpal ligament. Aspirin, naproxen which you have already used, and ibuprofen can be used to get relief from pain. Injections of steroid as well as Vit. B12 have been found useful. You can read more about it by following this link -

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