The role of vitamin C in the treatment of pain: new insights

  title={The role of vitamin C in the treatment of pain: new insights},
  author={Anitra C Carr and Cate McCall},
  booktitle={Journal of Translational Medicine},
The vitamin C deficiency disease scurvy is characterised by musculoskeletal pain and recent epidemiological evidence has indicated an association between suboptimal vitamin C status and spinal pain. Furthermore, accumulating evidence indicates that vitamin C administration can exhibit analgesic properties in some clinical conditions. The prevalence of hypovitaminosis C and vitamin C deficiency is high in various patient groups, such as surgical/trauma, infectious diseases and cancer patients. A… CONTINUE READING
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