Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplements May Help Relieve Neck, Low Back Pain

News Author: Laurie Barclay, MD CME Author: Désirée Lie, MD, MSEd

April 10, 2006 — Omega-3 fatty acid supplements may be effective for relieving neck and low back pain, according to the results of a short-term trial reported in the April issue of Surgical Neurology.

“The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) is […]