Which medications are used in the treatment of metatarsal stress fractures?

Updated: Jan 16, 2019
  • Author: Valerie E Cothran, MD; Chief Editor: Craig C Young, MD  more...
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Analgesics may be needed in the acute phase of the treatment for metatarsal stress fractures. The patient often encounters mild to moderate pain until a period of rest and/or immobilization has occurred.


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