Treatments for Whiplash


advertisement

Treatment list for Whiplash: The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Whiplash includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

Treatments of Whiplash discussion: Treatment for individuals with whiplash may include pain medications, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, antidepressants, muscle relaxants, and a cervical collar (usually worn for 2 to 3 weeks). Range of motion exercises, physical therapy, and cervical traction may also be prescribed. Supplemental heat application may relieve muscle tension. 1

Footnotes:
1. excerpt from NINDS Whiplash Information Page: NINDS

Last revision: June 26, 2003

Medical Tools & Articles:


Next articles:

Medical Articles:
 
 
CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise