John Kerr posted in AusSMC • cardiovascular • diclofenac • heart attack • ibuprofen • NSAIDs • Nurofen • stroke • voltaren on September 28th, 2011.
A review of research has clarified the heart and stroke risks associated with taking anti-inflammatory drugs. Australian and Canadian researchers have analyzed the risk of heart attack and stroke from commonly used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as Nurofen and Voltaren, by reviewing a number of studies. Of the drugs investigated, naproxen and low-dose ibuprofen (Nurofen) […]
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