Figure 18 displays a forest plot of studies reporting pain intensity using the Visual Analogue Scale, NSAID vs. other active agents Two studies reported pain intensity. One study reported a difference in favor of ketorolac when compared to sumatriptan (MD = −48.53; 95% CI: −65.54, −31.51).

Figure 18Pain intensity (VAS) in trials comparing NSAIDs and other active agents

VAS = visual analogue scale

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