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How much ibuprofen do you take to stop period

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Juan Richiusa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: Ibuprofen is an antiinflammatory it doesn't have anything to do with your cycle.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Not because: Your period may stop because it is finished. It would not be because you took this anti-inflammatory drug but by chance alone.
A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Follow up: Sometimes other medication is needed. I would advise to call back your prescriber. Need to take the ibuprofen 600 mg three or four times a day. This c... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
No: Aspirin and motrin help with menstrual pain and symptoms .They donot affect the amount of bleeding
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Platelet inhibition: NSAIDs can help relieve discomfort during menses, but since they inhibit platelet aggregation, can increase the amount of bleeding during a cycle. Th... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
See GYN: There is no particular"test" for this. You need to see a Gynecologist, who can evaluate and make any relevant diagnosis.
A female asked:
Dr. Maureen Ziboh
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Advil and periods: It should not. If you are having disruptions to your period, you could have a medical condition or are pregnancy. Please see your doctor.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rachel Wagner
Family Medicine 21 years experience
PMS: Premenstrual syndrome is what it sounds like you are describing. The most common psychological symptoms are mood swings and the most common physical s... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: They have no effect on the menstrual cycle.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
Rub A Dub Dub: Yes, you can. Have you also tried soaking in a hot bath? Also try this: lie on your back on the floor next to a couch and place your legs on the seat ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
No known drug-drug interactions and both Tylenol and Advil are commonly used in infections for symptom control along with antibiotics. Drug specific s... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Need to examine: If you can access your doctor by phone, it would be useful to consult with the doctor. If you have breathing difficulty, go to the nearest hospital em... Read More
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