Study refutes NSAIDs and miscarriage link

NSAIDs do not raise the risk of miscarriages, according to a new study that should comfort pregnant women who inadvertently take the drugs.

Women who reported taking NSAIDs at any stage of pregnancy had almost the same risk of miscarriage as those who reported taking none, the study of more than 65,500 pregnant women found.

Just over 8% of women exposed to NSAIDs miscarried, compared with 10% of women who were not exposed,