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Doctor's Angle: Side Effects of Brufen You Should Know About

Brufen is a small tablet used to relieve inflammatory and pain such as headaches, menstrual cramps. It is a very efficient painkiller that is famous all over the country. However, many people are unaware of the side effects of the popular drug.


These are fast and irregular heartbeats. This is a serious side effect that can lead to fainting, cardiac arrest, stroke and even heart failure. One is advised to immediately see a doctor if experiencing palpitations after taking Brufen tablets.

Eye Problems

Brufen can also cause eye problems such as blurred vision, sore red eyes and even itching eyes. This can greatly affect the daily schedule because anyone experiencing vision problems is very unlikely to go about their normal day to day job.


This is a condition whereby the skin, eyes and mucus membranes turn yellow. It causes a change in skin colour, chills, dark-coloured urine or clay coloured stool. Itchy skin and weight loss may also be experienced.

Dyspnea (Shortness of Breath)

The use of Brufen may also cause shortness of breath. This eventually results in signs related to Anaemia such as headaches, paleness, fever and tiredness. This is a serious side effect that should be addressed immediately by a medical professional.

Other side effects of Brufen include persistent migraines, severe stomach aches, sore throat, unusual weight gain, tingling limbs and mouth ulcers. It is advisable to immediately see a doctor when you experience any of the mentioned symptoms after using Brufen.

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