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Amoxicillin And Advil
Can I take amoxicillin, Advil (ibuprofen) and nyquill together? I took the amoxicillin and Advil (ibuprofen) about 3 hours ago. Now I can't sleep.
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
Yes: In appropriate doses.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes. No contraindion: They are safe taken concommitantly. Recommend not taking them both on an empty stomach, though. ...Read more
I have strep throat my neck is a lot of pain im very stiff I can barely move my neck im taking 875mg augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) & Advil for the pain?
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: That combination is fine.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: There should be no issue.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am experiencing nasal congestion (stuffiness), nasal drainage, post nasal drip, chills. On Aura amoxicillin 3x500. Can I take Advil Sinus?
I have strep throat and the doctor prescribed me amoxicillin, is it safe to take Advil (ibuprofen) at the same time for the pain?
13 year old. Day 8 of temps 38.4- 39.6. Relieved by advil (ibuprofen). Upper repository cough. Saw Dr on Saturday. Amoxil script. Negative strep test.
Is this mom? Viral.: This sounds viral and should resolve with time, make sure she drinks lots of clear fluids and avoid dairy for at least a week ...Read more
Had ear ache 5 days ago. Went to hospital on friday, said to take advil (ibuprofen). Went to another one on saturday, gave me amoxil. Now on it day 4 no relief?
Is the problem your: Have an ENT look at your ear. Causes of ear pain can be related to your ear or structures around your ear. ...Read more
Yes it is possible: Yes it is possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Usually: Unless you have an adverse reaction, it will help you reduce both pain and swelling as an anti inflammatory. ...Read more
Yes: Yes. No contraindications.Get a more detailed answer ›
I use the steam room at least 3 times a week I'm currently taking amoxicillin and ibuprofen due to dental issues can I still use the steam room?
Steam room: Yes you can, but be careful of getting dehydrated. Drink lots of water. ...Read more
My daughter (10) is taking amoxicillin. But she is still have fever. Can she take children's Motrin (ibuprofen) also? Thank you.
Yes: There is no interaction between amoxicillin and ibuprofen, so she can take both. The more important question is why she is taking the amoxicillin and whether we should expect her fever to be gone by now. Most children with bacterial infections that are treated with amoxicillin should have their fevers subside within 2-3 days of starting the antibiotic. ...Read more
If you are taking all those meds, you are not "OK"
There is something wrong.
Follow your DR's advice and get better. ...Read more
Can you give a 6 year old amoxicillin, ibuprofen, and delsym (dextromethorphan) at the same time?
No problem: I wouldn't mix them together to give them, that would be yucky. All three can be used at the same time during an illness. There are no medication incompatibilities. It may seem like a lot but it works. ...Read more
Bad tooth pain. She's tried 1000mg of ibuprofen wants to take cyclobenzaprine5mg and amoxicillin is this safe?
Whoa: Sounds like "she's" self medicating. 1, 000mg of ibuprofen (Advil) is no more effective than 200 mg for pain caused by infected (abscessed) tooth. Cyclobezaprine is for muscle spasm, not for infection/pain. Penicillin has to be taken 4x/day for 5 full days to slow spread of infection. What she needs is a Dentist to treat the infection (root canal or extraction). Get professional help fast. ...Read more
Not knowing that im pregnant. I took several capsules of ibuprofen, paracetamol, amoxicillin. What are the possible deseases my baby could have?
Most Likely nothing!: All the items you listed are fairly safe, but I strongly suggest before you decide to take any medications, you ask our doctor first! ...Read more
Was on amoxicillin then clindamyacin then amoxicillin again. Also was taking ibuprofen every day for pain. Been off 3wks but pooping bloody mucus?
Danger: Call your doctor now or go to emergency room. It might be nothing but also can be important condition that need emergent care. ...Read more
I'm having bloodwork done tomorrow for an annual work up but had gum surgery done today so on amoxicillin and ibuprofen every 4-6 hours. Should I wait?
No effect: It should have no effect on the labs you are having done. ...Read more
Maybe ok: A person who has no problems taking amoxicillin, Benadryl (diphenhydramine), Tessalon (benzonatate), or Motrin (ibuprofen) separately, should also have no problem taking 2, 3, or all 4 or those medications together. The medications should not have noticeable interactions with one another. ...Read more
Yes: Yes Ok to use them on same day ...Read more
I started taking amoxicillin yesterday for my tooth aches and ibuprofen for pain. The swelling has yet to subside, how long does it take?
Dental treatment?: Did your dentist treat you for this tooth and did s/he prescribe the antibiotics? If so, give them a call and let them know the antibiotics are not working. If not, give them a call for an appointment. Antibiotics do not restore rotten teeth, and often treatment is needed in conjunction with the medication. ...Read more
I take methotrexate 7.5mg a week. I've heard NOT to take ibuprofen/ aspirin & amoxicillin b/c it rises MTX levels but I've been told to take these?
How long do you really need to take 800 mg Ibuprofen for inflammation after simple dental implants 12&13, if there is no pain and on Amoxicillin 7day
Amoxicillin: Not until your doctor says it is OK. ...Read more
None: They really do not affect it.Get a more detailed answer ›
In just under 3 days I have taken, 12 paracetamol, 16 ibuprofen, 16 codeine and 12 amoxicillin tables. Due to an abscess on my tooth. Should I be ok?
No: You better see a dentist asap>.Get a more detailed answer ›
Why is my left cheek swollen? I have a root canal infection but my dentist gave me amoxicillin for the infection and ibuprofen for the pain?
Takes 24-48 hours: For an antibiotic to be effective. Also an antibiotic will only help shrink the infection. It will not eliminate it. You must either have root therapy or an extraction for this tooth in order to eliminate the infection. Sometimes an infection needs to drained in addition to antibiotic use. If it has been longer than 48 hours and the swelling still has not gone down you should be reevaluated by dds. ...Read more