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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Aspirin: My personal opinion is aspirin. Still have to worry about stomach upset and ulcers. Getting positive cardiac effects plus pain relief.
Dr. Bettina Herbert
19 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Both are antiinflamm: Both are anti-inflammatory and there are better ways to reduce systemic inflammation. Start w/ your food - follow anti-inflammatory diet (low in refi ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sourendra Raut
17 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Ulcer risks : Both can increase risk of stomach ulcer formation, although Ibuprofen is less risky. With your history of gerd look for anti-inflammatories that are c ... Read More
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Dr. John Mahoney
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Both present risks: Both are nsaia and carry a risk of gastric irritation and bleeding, Aspirin has a shorter half-life and really should be taken every 4-6- hours. Mot ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Harvey
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ibuprofen: On a short term basis no problem however is can cause gastic upset or ulcers if used continually. There is also an effect on your kidneys from long te ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Medication Questions: Nope. That is a safe dose for occasional use.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
37 years experience Dentistry
Liver damage: That large of a dose taken multiple times can lead to organ damage such as liver, GI tract, and kidneys to name a few. Please take medications exactly ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
What for?: Depends on what you are taking the Advil (ibuprofen) for? Taking daily Advil (ibuprofen) could cause rebound headaches for example. It could also affe ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: Ibuprofen an cause stomach ulcers and kidney failure. See a doctor as soon as possible for exam and blood tests. You may need further testing dependin ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Advil (ibuprofen) effects: Advil (ibuprofen) is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation. Advil (ibuprofen) may cause life-threatening heart or circulation problems ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Advil (ibuprofen): advil (ibuprofen) can help with headache relief but whether it increases life span is questionable.
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