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can i take ibruprofen with keflex?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: I see why not. Make sure you take a probiotic supplement while taking Keflex to avoid diarrhea and bacterial overgrowth from the antibiotic killing your gut flora.
Answered on Feb 8, 2019
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Dr. Gregory Seagraves
16 years experience Pharmacology
Yes: Yes, that combination is fine. Just be sure to eat something before taking the Ibuprofen to buffer and protect your gut.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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