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A 40-year-old member asked:

What pain medication can i take if i'm allergic to aspirin and ibuprofen?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Acetaminophen: Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a safe alternative. You can take 2 extra strength (500mg) tablets up to four times per day.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 28 years experience
Opioids: Allergy to nsaids like Aspirin and inbuprofen does limit some options. It does not limit the use of opioids (narcotics) like oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, and morphine.

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