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Is it safe to mix oxycodone and ibuprofen for pain relief

A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sassan Hassassian
28 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Oxycodone is a powerful opioid, and it can be mixed with and NSAID (anti-inflammatory). One should be cautious with use nsaids on a long term basis i ... Read More
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
39 years experience Gynecology
Safety: Yes it is ok. But remember always consult with the prescribing physician.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
It should: Very often the 800 mg of ibuprofen is enough to control most types of pain. You can take that every 8 hours as needed.
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
800 mg can help: If you have a severe toothache, seek immediate help from your dentist before the problem becomes worse and more complicated. Remember, toothache pain ... Read More
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Probably: But without treatment, the pain will soon be unbearable. No amount of pain meds will work. Why wait and suffer? Call a dentist today and feel better s ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Getting off oxycodon: It is usually a good idea to start a pain killer and gradually increase it while gradually lowering the dose of the other. It is best done under the d ... Read More
Dr. Stefan Hariskov
14 years experience Anesthesiology
Thanks for asking!: Ibuprofen could be taken with oxycodone in order to decrease the dose of oxycodone taken for pain control.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Ellis
12 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Unless you are not supposed to be taking nsaids, they are a good combination for pain relief.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Roach
41 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: These drugs act by different mechanisms. Ibuprofen is not a narcotic, so will not have an additive effect to the side effects of oxycodone.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abdul Khokhar
34 years experience Anesthesiology
Oxycodone and ibupro: my understanding is both can be used as mechanism of action isdiffrent
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Guy
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Need more info: Additional info needed concerning why the need for more pain med. What else is going on?
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Yes you may UNLESS..: Your doctor told you not to for some reason that you're not mentioning to me at this moment. Otherwise, there is nothing adverse that will happen whe ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Einar Ottestad
18 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Tylox is simply oxycodone, an opioid medication, in combination with tylenol (acetaminophen).
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Roach
41 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Advil (ibuprofen) is an antinflammatory agent while oxycodone is a narcotic, i.e. Theyhave different mechanisms of action as well as different adverse ... Read More
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