Study says ibuprofen in addition to aspirin may raise heart risk

04/4/2007 | Forbes

Advil, Motrin and other ibuprofen-based drugs could raise the risk of heart problems in those who take it for their osteoarthritis along with daily aspirin to help lower their cardiovascular risk. A study suggested the problem may have to do with ibuprofen canceling out the benefits that daily aspirin in low doses provides in protecting the heart.

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