Calls for ibuprofen sale restrictions after study finds cardiac arrest risk

The Guardian, 15 March 2017
Author: Matthew Weaver
“There have been fresh calls for restrictions on the sale of the painkiller ibuprofen after another study found it heightens the risk of cardiac arrest. Taking the over-the-counter drug was associated with a 31% increased risk, researchers in Denmark found. Diclofenac, available over the counter in the UK until 2015 and still taken on prescription, raised the risk by 50%.”
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