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can you take accutane and advil together

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
41 years experience in Psychiatry
yes: In my practice I have many patients taking Ambien (zolpidem) to sleep who also take some form of anti-inflammatory medicine for arthritis or other joi ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Maughon
23 years experience in Pain Management
Advil (ibuprofen): Both are nsaids. So there is an increase chance of side effects, primarily gi. Although I do have patients who take Celebrex (celecoxib) daily for art ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: In fact zantac (ranitidine) may reduce the irritation in the stomach from advil.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Claritin (loratadine) is a non-drowsy antihistamine and advil (ibuprofen) can relieve pain and fever. There should be no significant interactions bet ... Read More
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes you can.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
No it is same medici: Advil (ibuprofen) is a brand name of Ibuprofen so why will you want to take them together.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Should be ok if...: If a person had no problems taking meloxicam (Mobic) in the past for some medical condition, and separately had no problem taking diphenhydramine (Ben ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Talk to your Doctor: Zyflamend is a supplement sold without prescription for joint pain as anti-inflammatory product.It is claimed to be a cox 2 inhibiter and consist of H ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Humes
40 years experience in Pediatric Cardiology
You can, but don't: If you are on prednisone, you shouldn't need the advil (ibuprofen). The anti-inflammatory effects of the predisone are far more powerful than advil (i ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derron Wilson
24 years experience in Pain Management
No: I wouldn't suggest taking both Naproxen and Ibuprofen together at the same time. The are both in the same class of medications, nsaids. I would sugg ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
19 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Yes: Yes you can.
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Yes, but . . .: My big concern: there are many different types/brands of Nyquil which is a combination of several medications, depending upon brand name. Luckily http ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
With caution: Naproxen and similar anti-imflammatory medications increase the risk of bleeding by inhibiting platelet function (platelets help the blood clot). This ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: no interactions between the two medications exist
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Onier Villarreal Alejandro
16 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Yes: As usual, when taking multiple medications it is wise to keep track of any side-effects that you may experience. Always let your primary doctor know ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: There is no significant negative interaction.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
34 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Yes: They work on two different systems.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Yes. No contraindications.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes it is possible: Not usually used together but can be used together.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: For sure. Fiorinal with Codeine (aspirin butalbital caffeine and codeine) is an example of manufactured combination drug that includes Aspirin and Cod ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Benzonanate&ibuproph: Yes you can there is no contraindication.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Advil (ibuprofen): Yes there are no significant interactions.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Santiago Roldan
19 years experience in Dentistry
Yes: Unless reported, there is no contraindication if you take both medicines for two different reasons. Nevertheless, you must check with your doctor if ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Cantieri
39 years experience in Pain Management
Yes.: Ibuprofen is metabolized in the kidneys while hydrocodone is cleared by the liver. They are used together at times.
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