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Tummy out after pain killers? Kolkata scientists find a cure

29 August 2012

KOLKATA: Pill popping has become a reflex action to aid quick pain relief, often leading to gastro complications and sometimes even hospitalisation. Now, relief could be at hand with researchers at the Indian Institute of Chemical Biology (IICB) here synthesising a novel molecule that helps shield the stomach.

According to IICB researchers, their discovery provides relief from the stomach complications (gastropathy) arising from the use of common pain killers belonging to the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) group…..

Read more: http://www.newstrackindia.com/newsdetails/2012/08/29/228–Tummy-out-after-pain-killers-Kolkata-scientists-find-a-cure-.html

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Written by csirindia

August 30, 2012 at 4:32 pm

Posted in IICB

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