A 40-year-old member asked:
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can you tell me is it okay to take advil (ibuprofen) the night after drinking?

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Dr. Christopher Nichols
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: As long as you do not have stomach acid problems as alcohol can make that worse and advil (ibuprofen) can irritate your stomach but otherwise should not be an issue.
Answered on Feb 22, 2020
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Dr. Ganana Tesfa
33 years experience Neurology
Yes: You need to stop drinking and being up all night.
Answered on Jun 27, 2014

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