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High Salt Content In Common Painkillers Ups Stroke And Death Risk, British Medical Journal Reveals


11/27/2013 6:15:27 AM

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Apparently, not all pills got the memo about, first, doing no harm. Many formulations of common medications contain high levels of sodium, and a new study finds that people who take those medications are 22% more likely to suffer a non-fatal stroke and 28% more likely to die of any cause than people who take the same medications in formulations that do not contain sodium.

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