Anti-inflammatory drugs

Anti-inflammatory drugs

The perils pain killers

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Leslie Storozuk
Edition: 
Vol 1, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healsharing
Publication Date: 
1980
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the serious problem of over-the-counter (OTC) analgesic abuse; questions why this is predominantly a women’s problem, causes kidney damage, critically explores the role of advertising and big business in women’s increased consumption of OTC’s.


 

 

Drug and hormone options for period pain

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Health Research and Education Foundation Ltd.
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Melbourne, Australia

Discusses pain during menstruation. Looks in detail at non-prescription pain-relieving drugs, NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), hormones and other drugs for the treatment of period pain.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Drug and hormone options for period pain: consumer fact sheet

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Health Research and Education Foundation Ltd.
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Melbourne, Australia

Examines pain during menstruation and provides information on pain relievers.

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