Taking ibuprofen can make the agony of cystitis worse: Millions of women are wrongly told to take the painkiller, study finds

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Millions of women battling cystitis may be making it worse by taking ibuprofen for the symptoms.

Taking the common painkiller can make a urinary tract infection last three days longer and risks a kidney infection, a study has found.

More than half of women suffer a UTI such as cystitis during their lifetime, with one in five facing the misery of recurrent infections.

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