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can i use low dose ibuprofen if i have asthma but have never had an allergic reaction to nsaids

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unusual: Although it is possible, the type of reaction you described is unusual for NSAID reactions although a drug fever cannot be ruled out. See allergist ... Read More

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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No issue unless: you suffer from what is now called AERD (aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease) which is often manifested by steroid-resistant asthma, nasal polyps, ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience Dermatology
It's not known: Up to 1 in 5 people can have cross reactions with other nsaids even though they are allergic to a specific drug. These cross-reactions are not predic ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Several: I like to start with hypertonic nasal saline nose sprays to help reduce congestion without medications. Pseudoephedrine ok short time. OTC nasacort (t ... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Try tramadol?: It would be helpful to know what kind of pain you have, what part of your body, how severe it is and what is causing it. But if you haven't tried Ultr ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. STEPHEN GIROUX
39 years experience Pharmacology
Acetaminophen: There is a possibility of cross sensitivity to Aspirin and other nsaids, so probably best to use acetaminophen, which is a good pain reliever (althoug ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Very low: You should be able to take it safely.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Advil (ibuprofen) with asthma: If you have taken it before and had no problem and if you are not allergic to Aspirin then you can safely take it.Asmall number of patient with asthma ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Satyanarayan Hegde
27 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Drug reaction: Drug related reactions include: true allergy, side effects ; intolerance. Drugs need to be avoided in case of a "true allergy". Yours seem to fall som ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergy: You are allergic to nsaids and singular will not prevent an allergic reaction to them. I believe that Aspirin may also be dangerous for you to take as ... Read More

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