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is it possible for me to use ibuprofen if i am taking ranitidine?

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Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Ranitidine mitigates ibuprofen's stomach ulcer causing effect. Take with milk or food.
Answered on Nov 24, 2013

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