Paracetamol is a very popular medicine and has anti-inflammatory effect. It reduces the temperature, the level of inflammatory reactions. Scientists are interested in the mechanism of its interaction and ibuprofen in humans. Research group of the University of Southampton conducted a study involving 899 people who have had flu symptoms, reports IOL.
Participants were divided into three groups. The first group received paracetamol, second - ibuprofen, and the third group was treated by a bundle of the two drugs. In addition, patients were offered a medicinal inhalation.
The study showed that ibuprofen and ligaments of ibuprofen and paracetamol gave a higher percentage of recurrence and prolonged symptoms of colds than simple paracetamol. Scientists attribute this to the lock ibuprofen various compounds that are synthesized in the human body. It is possible that the ibuprofen in General can increase the duration of the disease, as the drug affects the immune system.