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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Brain bleed?: Unfortunately, head injuries and concussions are common. Stuff just happens. Theoretically, Motrin and Advil might have a higher chance of bleeding in ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Advil (ibuprofen): 1 Advil will not make a difference in your risk of bleeding. It would be a bigger concern if you were taking a blood thinner. Bleeding inside the brai ... Read More
Dr. Erin Robertson
19 years experience General Practice
How old are you?: Low risk. Advil, (ibuprofen) like other NSAIDS, reversibly binds to platelets, unlike their predecessor aspirin which irreversibly binds for the lifes ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
No worries: As long as you didn't bump your head very hard and did not suffer a concussion you can still take the Advil (ibuprofen). Even if you have a concussio ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Advil-bleeding: Depending on the dose and how frequent you take the advil, (ibuprofen) blood thins and you will have a tendency to bleed a bit heavier.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
40 years experience Gynecology
May be infection: If you are having severe pain you need to be seen, this could be related to post D&C infection.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Advil (ibuprofen): Perhaps you misinterpreted the instructions. Advil (ibuprofen) would be for pain or cramping. It is never used to 'stop bleeding'. Large and prolonge ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Evaluation: If you have been on Lysteda and have not seen improvement in your symptoms, you need fruther evaluation. Depending on your age and plans for children ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Advil (ibuprofen) is fine.: There is no problem with taking advil (ibuprofen) for this.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
9 years experience Dentistry
Yes it is: Jet make sure extraction sites are clean, schedule a follow up visit if pain persists
A female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
True: Advil (ibuprofen) could worsen bleeding, but certainly would not improve bleeding.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
40 years experience Gynecology
Naproxen: can try naproxen. also birth control pills could help in the future
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