I know, I’ve seen it and I believe it is an epidemic. This is why I would only ever use them short term and sparingly during the short term.

As far as the Ibuprofen, this was part of my case for a more intense pain management plan:

“What about the damage being done to my body by taking 3,200 milligrams of Ibuprofen and 1,500 milligrams of Acetaminophen in a 24 hour time period every day?”

Newspaper reporter in Eastern Iowa. The views expressed are mine alone.

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