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# Ibuprofen

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# Ibuprofen
No link to higher death rates from Covid-19 among ibuprofen users, study shows
Scientists launched a review to assess ties to the drug and Covid-19.
# Coronavirus
New trial starts in UK to see if ibuprofen can help prevent severe breathing problems in Covid-19 patients
The trial will focus on those who are hospitalised, not for those with mild or suspected Covid-19.
# covid19
European Medicines Agency: No scientific evidence of link between ibuprofen and worsening of coronavirus
Despite statements from health officials debunking these claims, the misinformation is still being shared on social media.
# Fertility
Ibuprofen during pregnancy could harm fertility of unborn baby girls - study
One in three women are estimated to use ibuprofen in the first three months of pregnancy.
# Ibuprofen
'Take the smallest dose for the shortest period of time': Ibuprofen linked to male fertility problems
The study found healthy, young men developed fertility issues after taking the drug for six weeks.
# Ibuprofen
Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack - study
The study found that taking any dose of ‘NSAID’ painkillers for a week was associated with an increased risk of heart attack.
# Major study
Taking ibuprofen can raise the risk of heart failure, scientists warn
Medics used data taken from 10 million patients across Europe.