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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience in Pediatrics
Aleve/menses: Taking 4 aleve today probably will treat your pain and discomfort today without side effects. No further med should be taken today and 24 hrs from now ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience in Pain Management
No: Typically otc aleve is 220mg of naproxen. You can take up to 550 mg at one time typically for prescription strength, so roughly 2.5 tablets at once.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: The recommended maximum daily dose is 2 tablets twice daily.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
NO: You have actually taken a fairly toxic dose of naproxyn sodium: 12x 220mg= 2640 mg ( 2.64 grams). Maximum daily dose of this medicine is 1,500 mg ( 50 ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gena Kluwe
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
Depends.: If the advil (ibuprofen) are 200 mg Ibuprofen and you are an otherwise healthy person with no contraindications. No pregnancy, no GI bleeding, no ren ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: If the pills are 200 mg each, and your weight is above 70-80 kg, then 800 mg is ok for an adult or large adolescent, except if you have kidney issues.
A male asked:
Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Get Help: This is going to kill you, eventually. You need to see your family doctor or an addiction medicine specialist to ease your anxiety and help wean you o ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
19 years experience in Infectious Disease
Every 6 hours: 4 times a day equals every 6 hours. (Every 4 hours will end up being 6 times a day, which can be too much)
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Perez
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes, but: the more ibuprofen the more risk of side effects. those side effects are dose-related, meaning the higher the dose, the more times per day and the mor ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
over max dose : You should not take over 3200mg in 24 hrs. Take with food and make sure there are no contraindications to you taking this med and there are no drug in ... Read More
A 91-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Yes, you can: There are no interactions between these drugs. However, always speak with your physician before taking any medication.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
Either way.: No significant difference.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stuart
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Not a good idea: You didn't say why you are doing this. 4 regular Excedrin gives you the maximum recommended dose of acetaminophen, which if taken frequently can harm ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
HEADACHE QUESTION: Yes, you can safely take Ibuprofen & Excedrin Migraine.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not recommended: that is above the usual dose and will likely produce significant sleepiness. Even one might be a problem with driving. Furthermore, it is very unlikel ... Read More
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
No.: This would be too much especially at your age. Naproxen is in the same class of meds as meloxicam and the dual dosage could hurt your kidneys. Could ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt answered
27 years experience in Family Medicine
No: The amount of benadryl, (diphenhydramine) which is the part of that medicine that makes you drowsy, would be higher than the recommended amount to ta ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
See Dentist: Take 1 regular Aspirin + 1 regular tylenol (acetaminophen) and get to the dentist asap to be treated.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sophie Duriez
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Every 6 hours : You may take 4 Advil 200 mg, not more. Good luck!
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Linzess..: Linzess will help....hydrate yourself, keep feeding time.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Ibuprofen: yes
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: You can. Both are same class of drugs but waiting for 4 hours between doses should be fine.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: Combining nsaids should be avoided because of the increased risk of serious side effects.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
See allergist: See an allergist to see if your episodes of sinusitis is being caused by allergies.

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