“Efficacy of Lidocaine Patch in Acute Musculoskeletal Pain in the Emergency Department”
This study evaluates the addition of a lidocaine patch to ibuprofen in the treatment of acute musculoskeletal pains. Half of the participants will get only ibuprofen for their pain, while other half will receive lidocaine patch plus the ibuprofen. After addition of the pain medications, the participants will be followed for their pain scores and return visits.
Drug - Ibuprofen
Drug - Lidocaine Patch 4%
Efficacy of Lidocaine Patch in Acute Musculoskeletal Pain in the Emergency Department: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study