controversy about whether naproxen is safer than other NSAIDs in patients with heart disease

You'll hear controversy about whether naproxen is safer than other NSAIDs in patients with heart disease.

All NSAIDs have a warning about increased heart attack and stroke risk. This warning was added about 10 years ago when Vioxx (rofecoxib) was withdrawn from the market for causing more heart attacks.

But these risks aren't necessarily equal among NSAIDs.

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