U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
CA
A member asked:

Took 1800 mg of ibuprofen should i be concerned ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Not worried : That dose is okay to take daily under a doctor's care but exceeds the daily over-the-counter dose. However, what is not known is how long the 1800 mg daily dose can be taken safely without causing hypertension, stomach ulcers and other problems.

Similar questions

NY
A 18-year-old female asked:

I took 1600 mg of ibuprofen. What do I do?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Call poison control!: Please call Poison Control now. 1 (800) 222-1222. How bad this is depends on many factors, including your overall health, and other meds, drugs,alcohol you may be using. Did you do this on purpose to hurt yourself? Is so, please call 911 right away!
Last updated Dec 27, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.