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Dr. Vaidehi Patel
11 years experience Internal Medicine
24 hours: Takes 24 hours after the time of last dose fornit to be eliminated from the body through the urine in an healthy individual.

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Follow Dr's Rec.: Did your doctor give you post operative instructions as to how to deal with pain? We usually do, so I would suggest following those directions so that ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Pencil stool: Pencil thin stool sounds like a mechanical obstruction. If this does not resolve in next day or so you to get an imaging study after you see a gastro ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not good: Taking advil on an empty stomach significantly increases the risk of GI irritation. If you need sometime at bedtime, try tylenol (acetaminophen).
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Dr. Richard Greengold
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends on details: If these symptoms began after orgasm, she may have postorgasmic illness syndrome, which is thought to be due to an autoimmune reaction. If her illness ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
Nothing once: Think it through next time. Once will not be a problem.Usually.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
How long?: How long do you intend to take advil (ibuprofen). Taking advil (ibuprofen) for an extended period of time can lead to a stomach irritation and eventua ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Niles
15 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: headaches have many causes. It's hard to say what is causing yours without more specifics. Here are some general guidelines: try staying hydrated; try ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
Shoulder pain: You didn’t say what started the pain, so I will assume that it wasn’t from overexertion or heavy lifting. Occasionally, there is referred pain to the ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: But I would take Pepcid (famotidine) complete instead. If pain persists, see the doctor,
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