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Can I take 3 advil

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nishan Odabashian
Endodontics 31 years experience
Yes: You can take up to 2400mg of Ibuprofen in a 24 hour period. So 3x2 tablets every 6 hours is safe. Howevee, you want to get to the root of the problem.... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Back Pain, Vicodin: Of course, you need relief from back pain. Reflect upon about history of back pain given to your Physician, X-ray or MRI findings, possible causes of ... Read More
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Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Always follow the directions on the packaging. Many of these products contain antihistamines that can cause dry mouth and dizziness. Excessive amounts... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pauline Jose
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: One Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gel is 200 mg and you can take up to 800 mg per dose of Ibuprofen which is Advil (ibuprofen). Make sure you take it with... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
A Verified Doctoranswered
Addiction Medicine 50 years experience
Wouldn't suggest it: Ibuprofen has a lot of potential side effects, but chief among them is stomach irritation, which can lead to actual hemorrhage in the stomach and duod... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Yes, you can: Bad headache always represents a particular diagnostic challenge. See your doctor or a headache specialist for evaluation, diagnosis and proper treatm... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 years experience
Too much of each: You are taking too much of each medication . The advil (ibuprofen) can damage or destroy your kidneys, and the acetaminophen will eventually damage y... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Lundquist
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Dayquil plus Advil (ibuprofen): Yes, you can. Although not ideal, you can take DayQuil after taking Advil since it does not contain any similar non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medica... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 20 years experience
The : The GI (gastrointestinal) symptoms you described may be related to an infectious process. However, it is more likely that you are dealing with a viral... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
OK.: As long as you don't have any underlying chronic liver compromise and you are talking about 3 tabs of the 325 mg variety it would be OK.
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