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Taxes a study that's isn't actually increases -- the -- what are the details on that well this is in a sense it's new but it's not so new because we had this problem -- buyouts if you remember -- few years ago.
Now this is it the very large scale study over 300000.
-- looked at about 639.
Randomized studies it's a very legitimate.
Published in lancet and what they're saying is that if you are on a -- long.
Treatment for arthritis inflammatory you're taking this is not a steroid -- many cases.
Four by the year high dose -- -- the risk of death and heart attack by threefold.
Many cases such as Ibuprofen and -- both terror and are are or are there now how much we're talking about.
2400 -- -- -- -- and if you use it for prolonged then then you're in trouble especially if you have any kind of heart disease to begin with.
Surprisingly medication such as not proceeding did not increase the risk and that's a very interesting finding.
Yeah and he may have some protective.
Factor in this so I think that if you take if we're short period for few days if you have joint pain or if you have some arthritic pain.
That's okay but you've got to be careful about being on these for a long time.
It can cause increasing your blood -- anything cause clotting so you wanna be -- -- Simon -- I tell my doctor and go in the morning to I switched and that person and what about baby aspirin or so the baby aspirin so -- -- -- -- this is a great question you ask I think the answer is that these this study is looking at very high doses point 400 milligrams a day of Ibuprofen.
You know and and whether the cut this -- what's that and how many in terms of the pills with the best of the ring one to 800 milligram tablets of an -- is 200 milligrams you'd have to have like ten bill.
And that's the point I'm not warning people out there that have taken an occasional out bill.
But this is about prolonged use at high doses and David's favorite organ is involved in this too we're talking about the hard here where there's a 13 increase risk of heart attack.
You know -- death and stroke but there's also this issue regarding the candy you know when you start pouring.
All of these on steroids or drugs into the kid that you get fluid retention you get damage to the kidney -- get high blood pressure.
And that's the reason I think that you're seeing all that heart disease the kidney is not geared to take this kind of non -- royal assault every single -- Merits of top -- doctor Corson and consult them besides those two fellas -- your -- doctor to happen.
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