Thursday, May 9, 2013

Exercise, Ibuprofen and Your Gut

"Consumption of ibuprofen by healthy athletes can aggravate exercise-induced injury of the small intestine and cause gut barrier dysfunction, leading to gastrointestinal trauma in otherwise healthy individuals, according to a study published in Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, a research journal of the American College of Sports Medicine."

Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News - Ibuprofen Aggravates Exercise-Induced Intestinal Injury, Permeability