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How does ibuprofen work?

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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 29 years experience
Anti-inflammatory: Gets rid of inflammation, reduces temperature, pain killer.

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What is ibuprofen ?

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Dr. Howard Feinberg
Rheumatology 37 years experience
Motrin: Inoprofen is the genetic name for Motrin or the over the counter advil (ibuprofen). It is in a class of drugs called nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drugs. This type of medication decreases inflammation and blocks pain.

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