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Relative contributions of local and systemic mechanisms of upper gastrointestinal (GI) injury following aspirin are unknown. Studies suggest that aspirin’s GI risk is age related and that gastroprotection may be needed at therapy initiation.
Background Chronic use of NSAIDs is associated with gastrointestinal (GI) toxicity that increases with age. Aim To evaluate the GI safety and therapeutic efficacy of ibuprofen chemically associated with phosphatidylcholine (PC) in osteoarthritic (OA) patients.