The products may contain higher concentrations of ibuprofen.
A new study poses an intriguing question: Does gum disease accelerate cognitive decline in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease? The answer may be found in inflammation.
The UK maker of Nurofen is being investigated for allegedly misleading Australian and UK consumers.
The quest for a fountain of youth drug is, of course, nothing new. Much has been written about resveratrol, a chemical compound
“Many variables go into the decisions doctors make about pain management for children,” she told Reuters Health by email
Millions of Americans take over-the-counter painkillers like Advil or Aleve for any random ache, pain, or cold symptom, without a second thought. What most don't know is that those drugs -- called non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) -- are responsible for over 16,000 deaths per year.
When you think of innovation, whether it be technological or otherwise, the pace is generally unnerving. Even though breakthrough drugs are less common these days, it was a bit of a shock at how young something so ubiquitous as Advil actually is.
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Having a best friend who is an internist is like falling in love with someone and then finding out that they are really, really rich.
Be careful: those seemingly harmless over-the-counter pills you grab for your pain actually could create greater health issues for you. And, honestly, is it time for you to rethink your reflexive grab for a pill?