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Common painkiller could increase the risk of stroke and heart attack by 50 percent

An over-the-counter painkiller may increase your risk of heart attack or stroke by 50 percent, a new study has found.  The large-scale study of more than 6.3 million adults found that diclofenac, sold in America as Volatren and Solaraze among others, also put patients at higher risks of gastrointestinal bleeding than those on other painkillers.  Read more...



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