London: Women who regularly take ibuprofen and paracetamol are at a higher risk of losing their hearing, researchers say.The study of more than 62,000 women found that taking the drugs just twice a week increases the risk of hearing loss by up to 13 percent.Using ibuprofen six times a week makes women up to 24 percent more likely to develop some degree of hearing problem as compared with those who do not use the medication. Those using paracetamol up to five times a week increase the risk of hearing loss by 21 percent.
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