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is it ok to take expired advil (ibuprofen)? (03/12)

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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Expired med: If expiration is 3/12 (end of march 2012) is just a few days experied. Won't be a problem.
Answered on Sep 20, 2015
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