Category Archive for: ‘Ibuprofen’

Five Ways To Reduce Inflammation Naturally

August 28, 2009The Huffington PostDr. Robert A. Kornfeld What happened the last time you felt pain in your body? Did you reach for an ibuprofen or go to your doctor for a prescription drug? If so, you may have suppressed your single most essential bodily function for healing. Too often we think of inflammation as something to get rid of …

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FDA Cracks Down on Ibuprofen Pain Relief Gels

August 20, 2009Associated PressMatthew PerroneThe Food and Drug Administration has issued warnings to eight companies for illegally marketing pain relief ointments containing ibuprofren.Regulators said in a statement Thursday the companies do not have federal persmission to market their products, which mix the popular pain relief drug wtih other ingredients. While ibuprofen is available in a variety of tablets like Advil, …

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For a Broken Arm, Give a Child Ibuprofen — Not Codeine, Researchers Say

August 18, 2009Los Angeles Times The parent of a kid with a newly broken arm — not to mention the kid himself or herself — is unlikely to want to leave the emergency department without a prescription for pain relief. A new study suggests that such relief should come from ibuprofen. Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin studied 336 …

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