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How are growing pains treated?

There is no effective treatment or cure for growing pains. Leg massages and heat packs can help with the pain. Pain-relief medications such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen can be used.

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Author: Dr Idan Ben-Barak PhD, MSc, BSc (Med)
First answered: 16 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Spinal stenosis


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