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A 38-year-old male asked:

I am recovering from post concussion symptoms and have been for over two weeks. i have occipital neuralgia headaches that are accompanied by the other symptoms. i have heard conflicting answers about taking nsaids with a concussion. is it safe to do?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
There are: no contraindications I know of for the use of NSAIDS for post concussive symptoms. Make sure you follow dosing instructions carefully. Remember that you can take Acetaminophen concurrently as well. Hope this is helpful Dr Z
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