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is it bad to take advil everyday

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
As needed : Taking advil (ibuprofen) as needed and as directed is ok. If you need advil (ibuprofen) regularly and/or repeatedly, you should be evaluated be your d ... Read More

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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Wilson
45 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: If their are no other reasons not to take Advil (ibuprofen) such as stomach ulcer, etc. Advil is reasonable hangover treatment.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Any NSAID such as advil (ibuprofen) can affect implantation. High caffeine consumption can affect conception.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Full stomach: I always advise taking Advil ( ibuprofen) on a full stomach.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Not a good idea: Even though most of the time it may be safe to take advil (ibuprofen) after drinking , but you have to be aware that alcohol can increase the risk of ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
It is fine: Just make sure you keep a nightlight on and that you are not too sedated in the morning when you get up. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sofian Al-khatib
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Its OK to take advil (ibuprofen): Advil (ibuprofen) is an NSAID which acts on our kidneys. When people take alcohol Tylenol or acetaminophen is the only drug we need to be concerned ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Almost certainly yes: Advil (ibuprofen) is an anti-inflammatory with certain side effects including heart burn, gastritis and ulcer if you take it long term. Also buildup ... Read More
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ish Rawal
Dr. Ish Rawal answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Multiple reasons. Nsaids can cause gastritis and gastric ulcers. Also it metabolizes through kidneys. So long term use can affect kidney functions too ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Combination : Hany combination of medication and alcohol is in advisable
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