Athletes call it ‘Vitamin I.’ Women with menstrual cramps depend upon it. But scientists are beginning to realize that ibuprofen may not be as benign as we thought.
If you have heart disease–nsaids have been associated with an increase in stroke.
If you’re on anti-clotting meds
If you have gastrointestinal issues
If you’re pregnant
If you have a UTI–Urinary tract infection
If you have arthritis–Has a negative effect on the stomach
If you enjoy wine or cocktails
If you’re about to tackle a really tough workout–You may not realize your over-exerting yourself if you first take a nsaid.
If you have asthma–A nsaid could exacerbate it.
Always check with your primary healthcare provider. Be safe !