Ibuprofen is NSAID, it reduces symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever.
Scientists begin to give the drug to over-50s with symptoms to see if it can keep them out of hospital.
The appeal centres around whether under-16s can consent to using puberty blockers.
But they say pain relief should be part of the discussion when fitting this type of contraceptive.
Other groups have reported higher protection, but the results are still seen as a triumph.
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Borrowing - which hit a record £22.3bn in October - cannot go on indefinitely, chancellor says.