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Allergic to ibuprofen what can I take

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Addicting.: Where is the pain? Let us know and we can offer better advice. Tramadol is addicting, and affects motor and cognitive function, like any other opiat... Read More
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Safe, but: There's a low or moderate abuse potential, limited refills, needs Rx, interacts with many other drugs, needs to be tapered to discontinue use. It's ki... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
Allergy and Immunology 22 years experience
See allergist: The details of your adverse reaction to the nsaids will help an allergist understand your reaction and make recommendations on what medicines will be... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Pamprin: Pamprin contains Aspirin and is related to ibuprofen. Therefore i would not take pamprin. Use tylenol (acetaminophen) derivates instead.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Acute vs chronic: If he pain is acute, opioids will be the best choice. Opioids are the most effective painkillers for acute pain. However, if the pain is more than 3 m... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Seligmann
Pediatrics 15 years experience
Different medication: Ibuprofen is an NSAID (non steroidal anti inflammatory drug), and loratidine is an antihistamine. They are not structurally similar, and being allerg... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
OTC analgesics: Analgesics (medications that treat pain) available over-the-counter include oral&topical meds. Oral ones include NSAIDS like ibuprofen&naproxe... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
A Verified Doctoranswered
45 years experience
Acetaminophen: As a minor pain medication, Acetaminophen is approximately equal. However, it has no anti-inflammatory properties. There are many other nsaids (nons... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Yes but: Lortab is a narcotic and would not allow you to take that on more than a brief amount of time. Ibuprofen is not similar to lortab and thus would no... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
Psychiatry 27 years experience
NSAIDs: If you are allergic to Ibuprofen its most likely you may be allergic to nsaids.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Yes, you can.
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