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Answered 2007-03-02 10:56:21

THE TYPES OF medications given by sports physicians range from antibiotics, to over-the-counter pain meds like NSAIDS (ibufrofen, aspirin etc) to prescription pain killers like Percocet, Vicodin, Demerol (narcotics) to muscle relaxers (Soma, Valiun) to prescription NSAIDS. I hope this is what you meant.

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