Over-the-Counter Pain Medications: What Are the Cardiovascular, Renal and Other Effects?

A new review of over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) lays out recommendations and strategies for practitioners to individually tailor these common treatments to patient profiles. The paper, published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, pointed out that nearly 29 million Americans use over-the-counter NSAIDs to treat various sources of pain. NSAID use, the … Continue reading Over-the-Counter Pain Medications: What Are the Cardiovascular, Renal and Other Effects?