U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Denmark
A 33-year-old male asked:

My stomach is very bad, but has improved greatly with probiotics in a short time. will ibuprofen damage it again, if i take two tablets before sleep?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Deborah McGregor
Preventive Medicine 46 years experience
YES: Common side effects of ibuprofen: nausea, dyspepsia, gastrointestinal ulceration/bleeding, raised liver enzymes, diarrhea, constipation, epistaxis (nose bleed), headache, dizziness, priapism, rash, salt and fluid retention, and hypertension (high blood pressure). CONSIDER ANOTHER MED FOR ANTI-INFLAMMATORY EFFECTS (Natural agent - Tumeric) FOR SLEEP (Natural agent - Melatonin) Continue Probiotics
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Feb 6, 2016

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.