Keeping Medications Out of Reach From Children

What you need to know (PDF)

Using NSAIDS Safely

NSAIDS (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) include over-the-counter medications such as ibuprofen and naproxen and prescription-strength NSAIDs. These medications can be very helpful in pain management but, like all medications, they do have risks.  These may include stomach ulcers  and a greater chance of heart problems.  Learn how to  use them properly.


Making Sense of Pain Relief


Managing Your Risk



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Last Updated: 8/16/2017
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