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A 29-year-old female asked:

i am taking my first round of cipro (ciprofloxacin) tonight for possible uti. may i also later take aleve for my lower back pain?

4 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
Yes: No major drug interaction between the two.
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
Pain Management 35 years experience
Absolutely: The two medications, Ciprofloxacin and Ibuprofen have no significant negative interactions.
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Yes: Compatible to take together without any side effects
Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Yes: Aleve (naproxen) is OK to take as long as you do not have an aspirin allergy or are pregnant or stomach ulcer & continue to drink a lot of water.

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