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12 days after course of ibuprofen 400grams 4 times aday for pericarditis should i still be feeling tired and slight chest pains?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Possibly: Ibuprofen is often not that effective for pericarditis especially in the relatively low dose you are taking. Speak with your doctor.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Pericarditis: The improvement in pericarditis on treatment can take a variable time and can take more than 12 days.

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