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How long does it take advil to work

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Yes: That should be fine, unless having coagulation studies or otherwise instructed. Advil would not influence routine labs if taken 1 day prior.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
Dentistry 23 years experience
Tooth ache: See a dentist! you may be able to alternate with tylenol (acetaminophen) and ask your dentist if you can take up to 800mg of advil or Ibuprofen depend... Read More
Dr. Zahid Ahmed
Dentistry 12 years experience
See a dentist: Its important to identify the actual cause of the pain. Generally, Ibuprofen is an excellent over the counter pain killer for tooth pain. If you have ... Read More
Dr. Matthew Hyde
Dentistry 42 years experience
Go to dentist: If it doesn't resolve quickly the best solution is to see a dental professional to have the tooth evaluated. It may be a minor problem which could bec... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Stick with cheap: Stick with advil or aleve . The over-the-counter forms are cheap. Celebrex (celecoxib) is prescription only and very expensive. They all have similar ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Weisberg
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 55 years experience
NO: This should not hurt you. One problem may be aggravating acid reflux.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctoranswered
Endocrinology 52 years experience
14 Advil (ibuprofen) PM's: Surely he is not taking 14 Advil (ibuprofen) tablets a day! That can only be harmful!!
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Yes: It would be safe to take the medication as you described. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk an... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology 59 years experience
Unusual!: Advil (ibuprofen) is a pain pill and should not have an effect on sleeping unless the insomnia is related to pain or through placebo effect Find out ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 20 years experience
First : First of all vodka and advil (ibuprofen) is a dangerous combination.This could adversely affect your liver and could cause liver damage and possibly f... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Trananswered
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Be careful: Usually it is the diphenhydramine in the Advil PM that helps sleep. Unless you also have pain that is keeping you up, you don‘t need the ibuprofen/adv... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 35 years experience
Back pain: Not sure what is extra strength advil as it comes in 200mg over the counter. Did you take extra strength acetaminophen? You can take aleve (naproxen)... Read More