Acetaminophen useless for OA: network meta-analysis

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Takeaway

  • Acetaminophen did not have a clinically significant effect for the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA) pain in this meta-analysis of 76 randomized clinical trials (RCTs).

Why this matters

  • NSAIDs are a mainstay of OA treatment, but drug selection in light of risks and polyph...