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From TheJournal.ie No link to higher death rates from Covid-19 among ibuprofen users, study shows 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.

From TheJournal.ie New trial starts in UK to see if ibuprofen can help prevent severe breathing problems in Covid-19 patients 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.

From TheJournal.ie European Medicines Agency: No scientific evidence of link between ibuprofen and worsening of coronavirus 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.

From TheJournal.ie Ibuprofen during pregnancy could harm fertility of unborn baby girls - study 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.

From TheJournal.ie 'Take the smallest dose for the shortest period of time': Ibuprofen linked to male fertility problems 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.

From TheJournal.ie Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack - study 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.

From TheJournal.ie Taking ibuprofen can raise the risk of heart failure, scientists warn Major Study

Taking ibuprofen can raise the risk of heart failure, scientists warn

Medics used data taken from 10 million patients across Europe.