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can you take advil and ibuprofen together

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 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Advil (ibuprofen): Yes there are no significant interactions.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Skeete
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Should be fine..: There shouldn't be any cross reactivity between these two common medications. Just be careful to always eat something before you use Advil (ibuprofen) ... 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 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Pain killers: You can take both painkillers, but you may end up with an upset stomach.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Gurvis
43 years experience in Podiatry
Yes: Dayquil has acetamenophen in it (Tylenol) which is a pain killer. Advil (ibuprofen) is Naproxen Sodium. There are no listed interactions between tho ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: yes
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rivas
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Look at ingredients: Generally speaking it is not a problem to combine advil (ibuprofen) and products containing acetaminophen for short time. You always want to look at t ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience in Emergency Medicine
GooNightSweetPrince: It's been 23 hours.Still on-line?Time to get some sleep! It would be helpful to know just why you're taking the morphine.In general it's not a good id ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: They are both the same drug (ibuprofen). Taking both together may increase the risk of side effects if the total dose is too high.

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