Amitriptyline treats chronic pain from arthritis, spinal problems and fibromyalgia. Learn about how it works, risks and side-effects.
Disturbed sleep can affect your health and make the symptoms of arthritis worse. Find out how arthritis can affect sleep and how to improve your sleep pattern.
Back pain is very common and usually doesn’t have a serious cause. Learn about treatments, exercises and other ways to manage back pain.
Osteoarthritis (OA) of the spine
The spine is one of the joints most commonly affected by osteoarthritis. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment.
Your questions on drugs and specific conditions
Questions and answers on drugs and specific conditions, including ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
Neck pain is common but it’s not usually a sign of arthritis or medical condition. Learn about the causes, exercises, treatment and how the neck is structured.
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) causes persistent pain in an arm or a leg. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment.
Painkillers and NSAIDs
Painkillers used for arthritis are analgesics and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Learn about risks and side-effects.
Fibromyalgia causes widespread pain. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatments.
Managing your pain
Pain can be a major symptom of arthritis. Find out about treatments, self-help and how to assess if your pain management is working.
MSK Recommended Indicator Set for healthcare professionals
Information on the value, quality and cost of musculoskeletal services for commissioners and providers.
Your questions on drug side effects
Questions and answers on drug side effects, including bloating and skin irritation.