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Ibuprofen and cyclobenzaprine

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Mexas
22 years experience Internal Medicine
It's safe: These two medications have different mechanisms of action and have no known significant interactions. In fact, they are commonly used together as par ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
It's better to take: These at separate times. Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) and amitriptyline could compound side effects if taken together. Take amitriptyline before bed ... Read More
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Yes: just don't take more than 600 mg of Ibuprofen every 8 hours without checking kidney function tests or if you are in the third trimester pf pregnancy. ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes,but the BP med: may not work as well while you're on the ibuprofen and subsequently your pressure may be higher.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can take ibuprofen and flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) together. If the pain is from swelling in a joint the flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) won't ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: I'd stop that medication and do moist heat on the back of the neck. Sounds like axial neck pain. Moist heat and Ibuprofen should help.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Tomasello
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See below: This is really not a good pain management regimen. You should go get evaluated by a physician and see what kind of problems you're having and see how ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
It's OK: Taking the cyclobenzaprine and the ibuprofen close together is OK. If you took two ibuprofen 800 mg at the same time, I would limit the rest of the da ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: No contraindication, one is an anti-inflammatory the other a muscle relaxant.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can take ibu after taking the flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl).
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