Ibuprofen: pharmacology, efficacy and safety

@article{Rainsford2009IbuprofenPE,
  title={Ibuprofen: pharmacology, efficacy and safety},
  author={K. D. Rainsford},
  journal={Inflammopharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={17},
  pages={275-342}
}
  • K. Rainsford
  • Published 21 November 2009
  • Medicine
  • Inflammopharmacology
ObjectivesThis review attempts to bring together information from a large number of recent studies on the clinical uses, safety and pharmacological properties of ibuprofen. Ibuprofen is widely used in many countries for the relief of symptoms of pain, inflammation and fever. The evidence for modes of action of ibuprofen are considered in relation to its actions in controlling inflammation, pain and fever, as well as the adverse effects of the drug.Summary of outcomesAt low doses (800–1,200 mg… 
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