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Can I take ibuprofen with keflex

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
If you need it: You can take advil (ibuprofen) along with antibiotics without any additional risks. Each drug will carry its own individual risks for side effects and... Read More

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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Hard to say: The best way to anticipate success of an antibiotic is to have a culture of the germ where sensitivity is tested. Without that, you rely on clinical c... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Cephalexin and Advil (ibuprofen): No significant drug to drug interaction known.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: The two meds are compatible.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Douglas
Orthodontics 52 years experience
Yes: Tramadol should be used with caution. Discontinue as soon as possible.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Yes: Should not be any problem.
A member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: I see why not. Make sure you take a probiotic supplement while taking Keflex to avoid diarrhea and bacterial overgrowth from the antibiotic killing yo... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Yes: You can take Keflex with any form of Ibuprofen without significant drug interactions.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Abel
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Should be fine: If the pain persists beyond a few days while on the antibiotics, a re evaluation with your physician would be advised.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Assess for abscess: Though other pain meds are available, if you just started the regimen, then you may experiencing increasing pain the day after- it's called the "antib... Read More