Certain types of medications will negatively impact the stem cells. In addition, we generally see that many prescription medications will reduce stem cell number.
The most commonly used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) medication is called TORADOL (ketorolac tromethamine). There are no known side-effects and without contraindications. Additionally, there is no evidence of the rebound effect (inflammation returning at a greater degree than prior to treatment) that is often times experienced when using steroids.