A 33-year-old member asked:
Is it ok to take ibuprofen if have stomach flu?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Yes, but...: ...It will probably make your stomach feel worse than it already does.
4.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 21-year-old member asked:
I have gastroenteritis (stomach flu) is it okay to take ibuprofen?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 45 years experience
NO: In my humble opinion, the answer is no. Ibuprofen is well known to be a gastrointestinal irritant.
6.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 3, 2017
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