The most popular drugs in the world are pain relievers. However, for the opportunity to get rid of pain, humanity will have to pay a high enough price.
Recently, scientists from Boston clinic Briem has been proven analgesics can significantly moviesite the risk of deafness in women. The researchers argue, ibuprofen and paracetamol impair the hearing of the weaker sex. The more she uses this class of drugs, the higher the likelihood of her deafness. Especially sensitive to the side effects of these drugs women up to 50 years. In the experiment, which lasted from 1995 to 2009, was attended by just over 62 thousand women in the age group from 31 to 48 years.
By the end of the study, complaints, hearing impairment were witnessed in 10 thousand participants. Women who used ibuprofen several times a week, the risk of hearing impairment was increased by 13%, compared with those subjects who ispolzoval this analgesic less than 1 time per week. Those who resorted to this common painkiller 4-5 times during the week, increased the rate of fall of the hearing on 21%, women using ibuprofen to 6 times a week, brought a measure of risk to 24%. Approximately the same results showed up and paracetamol. Interestingly, aspirin such side effects are not identified.
Scientist believes that when you need regular use of analgesics patient should consult a doctor and be aware of the risks and benefits of using this class of drugs. By the way, according to the who, deafness in adulthood is called 6 on the prevalence of disease in countries with a high income level. 6 on the prevalence of disease in countries with a high income level.