Does Ibuprofen inhibit muscle growth?

  • After two days in a row doing (maybe too many) lunges and squats, my legs are really feeling it this morning. I was going to pop some vitamin I, but, then read something about ibuprofen potentially inhibiting muscle growth. bogus internet info? or confirmation that i need to "tough it out"?

    rhcollins   by: rhcollins
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    GalacticHero  about 1 year ago by: GalacticHero

    I'd come across that Net Nugget too. The National Institute of Health did a study showing moderate Ibuprofen use did not affect muscle growth:

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