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ponstan ibuprofen paracetamol

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You are correct: Ponstan is an nsaid, and paracetamol is acetaminophen. They have different mechanisms of action and complement each other without causing any cumulati ... Read More
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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Call your pharmacist: Your pharmacist can give you definitive information on drug-drug interactions, and combinations regarding safety issues. It's readily available, and a ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Gettorootofproblem: So you've been unable to manage the pain of your periods. Since you're 19yo, perhaps you're not interested in getting pregnant just yet. If so, hormon ... Read More
Dr. Stanley Swaby
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Try contraception: If you are not considering pregnancy try a long acting contraception - Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD or the Nexplanon Implant. Both may decrease the men ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Advil + Tylenol (acetaminophen): No need since they have different mechanisms of action and no serious interactions. with each other. Alternating them every 4 hours works for high fev ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amitha Aravapally
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Nsaids: Avoid other nsaid analgesics if taking etodolac. You can take paracetamol 3-4 hours after etodolac but no more than 2 g in 24 hours
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Let your doctor: know because most meds that are stronger than ibuprofen require a prescription.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Do not exceed 6 grams a day of paracetamol or 2.4 grams a day of ibuprofen. You can use the two together, if necessary, at their maximal doses.
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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: they don't interact
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Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Probably.: Most people who are allergic to Ibuprofen or related medications can tolerate paracetamol (acetaminophen). However, not every body can. Being allergic ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Niel Venter
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Ibuprofen is not in any way related to Paracetamol. So you may safely take Ibuprofen.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
15 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: They can be taken together as long as you have no known kidney or liver issues. Max dose for tylenol should be in the 2,000-3,000mg per day and ibupro ... Read More

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