Medical media recently reported that a clinicians’ reference handbook had changed advice on how to take the painkiller ibuprofen – commonly sold under the brand names Nurofen and Advil. While the Australian Medicines Handbook previously advised this drug must be taken with food, the updated version says: Take oral doses with a glass of water. ...
Do you need to take some painkillers with food to protect your stomach?
By Ian Musgrave
5 Oct 2015