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A 23-year-old female asked:

Can meloxicam 7.5mg and ibuprofen 400mg be taken together?

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 33 years experience
No: They are both Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and taking them together increases the risks associated with these medications. Risks such as gastrointestinal bleeding, stomach ulcers and cardiovascular risks increase with taking multiple drugs in this category.

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Last updated Apr 20, 2018

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