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What are treatment options for spinal stenosis other than surgery?

Non-surgical treatments include oral medications such as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen and naprosyn or steroids (prednisone or methylprednisolone). This is often used in conjunction with physical therapy as well. Epidural steroid injections can also be tried.

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