Posts Tagged ‘differential effect’

Ibuprofen and Miscarriage

September 20, 2011

A couple of weeks back there were numerous reports such as this one saying that research has shown that the use of medication such as ibuprofen can increase the risk of miscarriage by 2.4 times. The figures that then followed did not seem to support this assertion and as usual there was no link to the research. However, a bit of googling turned up an email address for the lead researcher, Dr. Anick Berard of the University of Montreal. So I thought I’d ask her directly: (more…)