Is it safe to take a PPI with NSAIDs?

Answer On One Hand: PPI Definition and UsesAccording to MedicineNet, a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) decreases acid in the stomach by blocking acid-producing enzymes. One over-the-counter PPI is omeprazole.... Read More »

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Are any NSAIDs safe for the kidneys?

On One Hand: All NSAIDs Affect the KidneysAccording to "Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Pharmacology," the main mechanism of action of NSAIDs is by reducing the production of an enzyme known as c... Read More »

What are the Different NSAIDs?

NSAIDs (or Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory drugs) are used to ease pain and reduce inflammation. According ot WebMD, more than 30 million Americans use an NSAID drug every day. These medications are... Read More »


According to a study conducted by the Arizona Cancer Center at the University of Arizona, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) can lower prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels. PSA is ass... Read More »

How strong are nsaids?

On One Hand: OTC NSAIDS Come in Standard StrengthsNSAID stands for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. NSAIDS available over the counter (OTC) include Ibuprofen and Aleve, also known as naproxen. ... Read More »