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Yearly Archives: 2014


What are the risks of Ibuprofen vs. naproxen ?

I've always used ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) in the past, but I'm reconsidering this based on the recent finding. High doses of naproxen (Aleve) are not associated with increased cardiovascular risk (good news), while other non-steroidal antiflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), including ibuprofen and diclofenac caused an average of three extra major vascular events each year for every [...]

By |2016-11-05T04:26:04-04:00February 10th, 2014|Pain relievers|0 Comments