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Can i take advil (ibuprofen) while i am taking steriod 25 mg?

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Dr. Kevin Frey
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Risky: NSAIDS taken with steroids can increase risk for stomach irritation. Use with caution.

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Can I take meclizine HCl 25 mg and Advil (ibuprofen) together

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I'm taking Nitrofurantoina, can I take advil (ibuprofen)?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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Yes: Advil (ibuprofen) does not interfere with the antibiotic nitrofurantoin. Be sure to take a glass of water or food with the advil to prevent stomach irritation.

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