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Motrin or ibuprofen okay to take with steroid and narcotic

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: It's fine to take Motrin. Hope you feel better soon.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
If there is an: Inflammatory issue related to your current symptoms, then either of those 2 medications may help as long as you take them with food and probably not t ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Steroids: can cause that taste and so can interaction of OTC NSAIDS like Advil, especially when taken together: bad idea.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Be careful: Don`t need to worried, but be careful if you get short of breath or have audible stridor ( heavy wheezy like breathing ). Go back ti the ER if that h ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Yap
13 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
No: Like Celebrex (celecoxib), Motrin (ibuprofen) is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug). They both can equally affect the kidneys negatively, ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 years experience in Pulmonology
No: Nsaiads like Motrin are better in decreasing inflammation, narcotics can cause decreased pain feeling, .
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
OK if ibuprofen200mg: For total of 400mg. Especially if you only take 1 , 2 or 3 doses. Good luck.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
18 years experience in Fertility Medicine
No: That is perfectly fine to take. No interaction.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Kaufman
18 years experience in Internal Medicine
Diagnose it!: The best way to treat your headache is to first get an accurate diagnosis which is beyond the scope of this answer.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Janice Alexander
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See Your Provider!: It is not normal to have headaches every day. You need a work up. See your provider asap. Children's Motrin (ibuprofen) is probably not the right do ... Read More

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