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Motrin Or Ibuprofen Okay To Take With Steroid And Narcotic
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more
Does loratadine interact with ibuprofen or acetaminophen? Also, is it ok for an adult to alternate ibuprofen and acetaminophen for pain?
Hydrocodone & Ibupro: You can take these two medications together as prescribed, as they are members of two different drug classes. Hydrocodone is a narcotic and Ibuprofen is a NSAID - a non-steroidal anti-infammatory drug. They both have potential side-effects and potential hazards. You should make yourself familiar with them. For instance, nsaids can irritate the gastric lining and cause pain and bleeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Yes: Yes you can combine those meds.Get a more detailed answer ›
Norflex (orphenadrine) is an: antispasmotic. (Not a pain reliever). It is often taken along with other agents that relieve pain. ...Read more
Yes: This combination works quite well. You should check with your physician before starting any medicine, but under normal circumstances, 600 mg advil taken with up to 700 mg tylenol (acetaminophen) 4x per day can be effective for mild or moderate pain. Be sure not to exceed the daily maximum of either one of these medications. 2400 mg of advil and 2800 milligrams of tylenol (acetaminophen) for a 24 hr period is the max. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Hi. Can I take either naproxen or ibuprofen with solpadol and which is the stronger of naproxen or ibuprofen ?
About the same: They are both NSAID's and will both be effective. Use whichever one is less expensive for you. ...Read more
Can you take naproxen 500mg then take either tylenol (acetaminophen) or aspirin for break through pain. Are this meds ok to take with elevated liver functions?
Safer alternatives: In light of a history of liver dysfunction, acetominophen (tylenol) should be limited. Since you are already looking for something else to help beyond naproxen, it is time to ask your medical professional for better and safer options. Some alternative treatments or "stronger" medications will actually be safer over time with less chance for liver or kidney toxicity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just got done taking oral steroids yesterday and now I got a major headache. Is it okay to take motrin today ?
My dr thinks the burning sensation in my spine is from taking cipro (ciprofloxacin). Has prescribed low dose of steroids, 600mg of motrin, anything else i can do?
If there is an: Inflammatory issue related to your current symptoms, then either of those 2 medications may help as long as you take them with food and probably not together to minimize any risk of gastrointestinal side effects. That is an unusual symptom but i assume your physician thoroughly evaluate you and is familiar with your medical history. ...Read more
Got injection of steroids for bursitis in my elblow and took 200mg of Motrin 3-4 times a day afterwards. Odd taste in my mouth developed. All food taste bad. Any relation?
Sore throat,lethargy, x3 days. ok to breathe/swallow,neg strep & xray, fast pulse. ER gave steroids & motrin for visible epiglottis. Should i worry?
Sore throat: I'm not sure how they saw your epiglottis in the ER, but if they think you have epiglottitis, you should have been hospitalized. Do you have fever? you are likely dehydrating which may cause the fast pulse. Strep is only one test. Were you tested for infectious mono? if there is suspicion of epiglottitis (low prob given no dyspnea or dysphagia) I would suggest coverage for HIB. See your PCP. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
On Celebrex (celecoxib) taken off Creatine level n blood,After stop levels back 2 norm, He added Motrin 800mgQID n stead of more narcotic,Motrin easier on kidney?
Bad mentrual cramps, and i only feel normal and great if i take two ibuprofen or motrin and two midol. Is that bad?
OK if ibuprofen200mg: For total of 400mg. Especially if you only take 1 , 2 or 3 doses. Good luck. ...Read more
I just got a abortion and the doctors give me droxycycline hyclate for infections . If i take Advil (ibuprofen) , motrin ect. Will they interfere with each other?
No: That is perfectly fine to take. No interaction. ...Read more
What can I take for a headache when I can't take any over-the-counter motrin or advil (ibuprofen)?
What to do if I have headaches like, everyday. Is it bad if i take children's motrin (ibuprofen) (the liquid kind) everyday?
What is better to take motrin 800 or a couple of low dose ibuprofen? I have severe pain but im not sure which med. is worse for you.
Same medication: Ibuprofen is the same thing as Motrin. There is less stomach irritation from one 800 mg Motrin as opposed to 4 200 mg. ibuprofen, because the total surface area (in contact with stomach) is less with one pill than with 4 pills. Take one 800 mg with food. Don't take if not prescribed or if you have any abdominal pain nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. If no better, see doc today. ...Read more
Hives from ibuprofen. Have read that this allergy is specific to just that one nsaid. All i see at stores are motrin, advil. What nsaid can I take?
Depends. : If you are a healthy adult, with no kidney issues, you can take 800mg every 8 hours. ...Read more
Tylenol (acetaminophen): Or acetominophen.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sore throat and ears, took NyQuil at 5. Is it okay to take again and should I take NyQuil again or take a Motrin/ibuprofen to ease the pain?
Are Advil, (ibuprofen) Motrin and Aleeve basically the same, just different brand names? And how can I avoid getting a sore stomach from them? I take with food.
Avoid prolonged use: These products belong to a class called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: (NSAID). They should not be taken for prolonged periods or frequently. They can cause bleeding in the stomach and ulcers. If you are getting a sore stomach-you should really avoid these medications and seek medical advise. There are several other complication of prolonged use as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A natural or synthetic alkaloid compound that has morphine-like qualities. Other examples are codeine, heroin, Meperidine (demerol). They are classified based on their intrinsic activity & where they interact in the central nervous system. They are involved in pain transmission ...Read more
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