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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Interventional Pain: Visit a Pain Management Specialist, good luck.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Small risk: All the NSAID meds, including ibuprofen, have a small risk of causing a heart attack. The least likely is NAPROXEN. Ibuprofen is NOT the only thing to ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
If you take: Baby Aspirin then avoid use of advil because it can counteract anti-clotting effects of aspirin. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a good drug for headaches.
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Dr. Robert Bandyk
34 years experience Podiatry
Any time: advil (ibuprofen) over the counter is 200mg you are allowed 3200 mg of that drug per day with something to eat. advil (ibuprofen) usually prescribed 4 ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Callahan
28 years experience Cardiology
Ibuprofen: The answer is yes, but the question is why are you taking this dose. Any dose of this type of medicine can cause kidney, GI or heart issues, but is us ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Unlikely: Heart issues at your age are rare, especially in light of your fall history. May represent a rib fracture or spine fracture near thoracic nerve root ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes : That is usually a safe combination. They are often used together.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
There should be no: interaction between theses medications. Dapoxetine is an SSRI marketed in Europe for premature ejaculation. Studies have shown no interaction.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Have it checked : Depending on how long you've had your jaw pain, may determine how serious it is needed to be followed up. If you suspect that you may have a heart iss ... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Ibuprofen and heart: Recent article in the New England Journal of Medicine: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1611593#t=article Although ibuprofen and naproxen ... Read More
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