Tag: Ibuprofen

Natural Pain Relief: 9 Alternatives to Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen or Aspirin by Indian Country Today Mar 23, 2017

by Indian Country Today Mar 23, 2017 When people experience a minor headache, muscle tension or other pain, they readily reach for over-the-counter drugs like ibuprofen and acetaminophen—the most commonly used drugs in the U.S. But regular use of these drugs can lead to long-term side effects like intestinal damage, liver failure and more, recent research…

New Survey Data Confirm That Opioid Deaths Do Not Correlate With Pain Pill Abuse or Addiction Rates

Non medical use of prescription analgesics did not become more common, but it did become more dangerous. JACOB SULLUM | 8.21.2019 1:50 PM pain-pills-k-state-flickr (K-State/Flickr) New data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) provide further evidence to support a counterintuitive conclusion: The dramatic increase in deaths involving prescription analgesics since 2000…