Popular doctor Alexander Myasnikov said what dangerous drugs to relieve the pain in self-medication. According to him, the pandemic of a new type of coronavirus, the Russians were less likely to go to the doctor, fearing to be infected, and themselves “appoint” his pills.
The physician noted that not all drugs are harmless, even if you think you know all about them, and they have helped.
— If you take good old aspirin, it helps, but this medicine is rude, acts badly on the kidneys and has all the negative properties of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. You know them as ibuprofen, diclofenac and others, — said the medic.
According to him, these drugs can increase blood pressure, cause irritation of the gastrointestinal tract, can exacerbate cardiovascular disease. People over 60 years old they need to be especially careful.
For pain with home treatment is a better choice paracetamol, said Myasnikov.