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Advil Liqui Gels
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
Took alka seltzer and Advil liquid gels like 20 minutes later for my stomachache, that was 3 hrs agohow long do I have to wait before i can take my xanax (alprazolam)?
Yes, but. . .: There is no problem taking these three meds together. I If you are allergic to drugs in the penicillin class, do not take it. If you are taking any other meds or supplements, then those may be an issue. Your pharmacist can tell you if there are any interactions with the meds and supplements your are taking. ...Read more
Yes: One Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gel is 200 mg and you can take up to 800 mg per dose of Ibuprofen which is Advil (ibuprofen). Make sure you take it with some food in your stomach as it can make your stomach hurt. It is better to get Motrin which is 400 mg or Ibuprofen 800 or 600 mg tabs if you need a higher dose than Advil (ibuprofen) so you are not taking too many tabs at a time. ...Read more
I took Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gels and had facial swelling an hour later, few weeks later I took Naproxen sodium (liquid gel) No Swelling or reaction. How?
Yes: There is no interaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have really severe menstral cramps. I have to take 5 Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gels to get some relief. Is there anything you can recommend?
Premedicate: Begin taking Ibuprofen or aleve (naproxen) twice a day 5 days before your next period should come. Continue taking the medication regularly throughout the first 3 days of your period. You should also have an OB/GYN evaluate the cause of these severe cramps to see if a hormonal therapy would be beneficial. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer