Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

can you crush Advil

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes you can: Yes you can crush advil (ibuprofen) and take it that way if you can not swallow pills. You can also take childrens advil (ibuprofen), it contains 100 ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Why?: It will taste bitter. Why do you want to take Advil? Can you not swallow a pill? Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
You can: Crushing the tablet to mix in water and then drinking it rather than swallowing the pill only mildly alters the actual efficacy due to the loss of pro ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reza Emami
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: You can use over the counter rinses such as Orajel or Peroxyl as needed, and follow up with your primary care provider within 1 week if not improved, ... Read More
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Good night!: Watch out for stomach upset however...
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Drug interactions: I found on drug-drug interactions btwn Advil (brand of ibuprofen, an anti-inflammatory pain medication) and Cefpodoxime (a cephalosporin-class antibio ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
NoYouWillNotDie: One Advil pill contains 200mgm of Ibuprofen.4 pills make it 800mgm.That is the Maximum one time dose adviced for pain sometime.Some may get some stoma ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Advildosage: As long s you dont exceed 6 tablets per day you should be okay'
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
Advil: If you are generally healthy, in particular if your kidney function is typically normal, you should be able to metabolize 800mg of Advil (ibuprofen) w ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maliena Longley
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
No: It's considered and NSAID (non steroidal anti inflammatory) that works for pain, fever, and inflammation.
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
Unlimited visits
$10/month