Muscular pain appear in a variety of factors. Their appearance contribute to physical activity, physical inactivity, acute respiratory and infectious diseases, intoxication, diseases of the Central nervous system, cardiovascular system and pathology of connective tissue and joints. Drug for muscle pain should be selected in strict accordance with their cause. If the patient is not sure the exact source of pain, it is recommended to consult a doctor for diagnosis and assign the most effective medication.
If the pain is caused by muscle strain and excessive physical activity, it is recommended that the peace and gentle self-massage. After relief of the condition, useful daily light gymnastics, which will help to restore motor activity. When injuries or strains can be applied to the sore place ice. It is not recommended to treat muscle pain warming ointments and creams in combination with either bandages and local sources of heat. The simultaneous use of a pressure bandage and a warming cream can cause burns.
For the treatment of muscle pain widely used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory local effect: gels and ointment with analgesic effect. Most of these analgesics can be purchased without a prescription. These include "Fastum gel", "Voltaren", "Finalgel", "Ortofen", "Indomethacin" and others.
Pain in the muscles help and oral pain relievers in pills: "Nimesil", "Nise", "Efferalgan", "upsarin UPSA", "Nurofen", "OKI", "Ketanov". These drugs differ from one another active active ingredient, have different contraindications and side effects, so it is recommended to take pain medication after consultation with your doctor.
Especially attentively it is necessary to choose a drug for the treatment of muscle pain in children. Most often, children suffer from sore muscles due to physical stress, bruises, sprains or intoxication during flu or SARS. When treating children it is necessary to consult to the pediatrician and to avoid warming of ointments and plasters with an irritant effect.