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I have a headache and i took 2 extra strength excedrin about 2 hours age. but i think i it is a sinus. when can i take advil (ibuprofen) for cold and sinus?

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Dr. PHILLIP KIM
General Practice 15 years experience
Every 4-6 hours: i prefer otc Advil, motrin, alleve for sinus headaches since these will have anti-inflammatory effects than tylenol (acetaminophen).

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