Posted by Carlos Velez on October 22, 2014
I know...I know...it's easy and preferable to simply pop a pill to treat back pain, knee pain, and other kinds of pain.
But popping pills is not always the answer for a few reasons.
First, over the counter and prescription pain relievers have incredible amounts of serious side effects.
We talked about this issue in a previous post.
For example, allergic reactions to pain relievers such as diclofenac and ibuprofen can occur in up to 25% of certain patient populations.
Stomach bleeds are also quite common. Even
Second, pain relievers can interact with other prescription drugs, such as diuretics, lithium, methotrexate, and others.
We're not trying to scare you into not taking these medications.
Far from it.
But, these are the realities we all have to deal with when popping pain pills.
Think Outside The Pill Box
This is why using back pain patches like Imbue is such a great idea.
Imbue is an all-natural patch that you can apply just about anywhere where pain exists.
Most people use Imbue for lower back pain, but it's also good for knee pain, elbow pain, and shoulder pain.
Here's a tip: It's easy to cut Imbue patches to fit the area you want to treat.
For example, you can take a patch, cut it in half, and apply each half to each knee.
And, each pack contains four patches, so they're a great value.
So if you want to think outside the pill box, try Imbue.
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