FDA Stresses Warning on NSAIDs

For years, doctors and the FDA have stressed warnings on the over-use of popular painkillers like ibuprofen and naproxen, which can increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes. This week, the FDA strengthened those warnings, on both prescription and over the counter versions of NSAIDs, emphasizing that the risk applies to even short-term use of the medications. In the article you’ll find out how NSAIDs boost the risk of heart attacks and strokes, and why the FDA is requiring stronger warning labels.

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