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Doctor insights on: Betahistine Dihydrochloride And Ibuprofen

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Been dizzy for 6 months. Tried betahistine dihydrochloride and cinnarizine. Hasn't helped. Last day experiencing pain when touching tragus?

Been dizzy for 6 months. Tried betahistine dihydrochloride and cinnarizine. Hasn't helped. Last day experiencing pain when touching tragus?

Dizzy: Dizzy is a non specific complaint and needs to be sorted out by your doctor. It sounds like you have been treating inner ear disease and should be better. Touching your tragus and experiencing pain is more typical of external ear disease. It is time to get a diagnosis and get properly treated. All the best. ...Read more

Ibuprofen (Definition)

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


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Can betahistine dihydrochloride make you drowsy?

Can betahistine dihydrochloride make you drowsy?

Betahistine: The listed side effects do not include drowsiness. Look for insomnia, stomach upset and headaches however. ...Read more

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Betahistine dihydrochloride 8mg and conventin 400 mg prescribed for my uncle after dignosis in ears. Are they for life? And what are the side effects.

Betahistine dihydrochloride 8mg and conventin 400 mg prescribed for my uncle after dignosis in ears. Are they for life? And what are the side effects.

You can Look Them Up: Use dr. Google ; quickly research to answer your questions. For betahistine see: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/betahistine ; http://fdb. Rxlist. Com/drugs/drug-77795-betahistine. For conventin: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/gabapentin ; http://www. Rxlist. Com/neurontin-drug. Htm. When a brand name website is available, look up the "prescribing information", the fda summary of known + ; - issues. ...Read more

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Can I take vicodin 5/500 n ibuprofen 800 together?

Can I take vicodin 5/500 n ibuprofen 800 together?

Yes: I know this online forum is here to answer questions but I think it's also imperative that patients tell their physicians everything they're taking. And buy all their medications from same pharmacy so pharmacist can look for interactions too (doc should do so too). And in this day & age, patients have same access to drug interaction database as physicians. Yes, vicodin & Ibuprofen can be taken tog. ...Read more

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Headache several days in row I've taken Tylenol n ibuprofen nun seems to help?

Headache several days in row I've taken Tylenol n ibuprofen nun seems to help?

Status migrainous: This may be status migranous (if classic migraine features are present) and when it persists and escalates for days, it may require IV treatment in ER or urgent care with more potent medications (ex: Toradol) to get aborted. By now its unlikely triptan class abortive (ex:imitrex, zomig) would work. In the interim try naproxen as it is longer acting. ...Read more

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How does ibuprofen work?

How does ibuprofen work?

Anti-inflammatory: Gets rid of inflammation, reduces temperature, pain killer. ...Read more

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What does ibuprofen contain?

Ibuprofen: The med is called Ibuprofen (generic name). The medicine is in a class of meds called NSAID (non steroidal anti inflammatory drug) which reduce swelling, relieve pain and reduce fevers. ...Read more

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Is 600 mg of ibuprofen safe?

If you are an: Adult with no contraindications then this dose is within normal dosing range. However, Ibuprofen (like all nsaid's) has potential side effects. ...Read more

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Is 1200 ibuprofen daily dangerous?

Is 1200 ibuprofen daily dangerous?

Maximum dose...: Is 3200mg per day in divided doses. You are well under that maximum, so it should be ok for a short period of time. Just don't take that many for too long. If the discomfort is too much, there are better medications or treatment modalities. ...Read more

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Should I take 1600 mg of ibuprofen?

Not in a single dose: That would be an overdose for this medication. ...Read more

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What is the best brand of ibuprofen?

What is the best brand of ibuprofen?

Generic is fine: I recommend generic versions of ibuprofen. They work as well as any brand name version. ...Read more

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Can you overdose on ibuprofen 800mg?

Can you overdose on ibuprofen 800mg?

If you are an: Adult -this is within dosing standards. However, overdose may occur if multiple 800 mg pills are ingested. ...Read more

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How much ibuprofen is safe in 24hrs?

How much ibuprofen is safe in 24hrs?

See below: Generally speaking, for adults, 800 mg every 6-8 hours is the max dosing. But smaller adults may require less depending on weight. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 2 600 mg ibuprofen?

Is it ok to take 2 600 mg ibuprofen?

Not at same time: The maximum dosage at one time is 800mg. You should not take more than 3200mg in a 24 hour period. Always take with food on your stomach. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take 3 advil (ibuprofen)?

Yes: That is an acceptable dose to take at one time. Try to make sure you take it with food to minimize GI irritation. ...Read more

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Does Advil have ibuprofen in it or not?

Does Advil have ibuprofen in it or not?

2 names/same med: Advil (ibuprofen) is a brand name for an Ibuprofen product as is motrin. They are all the same & generally come in the same dose sizes. ...Read more

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I took amlopipine. Can I take ibuprofen?

Yes you can: Amlodipin is used for high blood pressure and Ibuprofen for pain or as fever reducer. There is no drug interaction and you can take both. ...Read more

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I took 54 ibuprofen how am I still alive?

Get help: You should call your local poison hotline now, or seek help at a local medical facility or er. Do it now. ...Read more

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Can I take 2 800 milligrams of ibuprofen?

Can I take 2 800 milligrams of ibuprofen?

Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen 800 mg for what source of pain? Different pain medication works differently for different people. Regardless I would not recommend more than 600 mg.
More than that will not likely help. You can add 300 mg extra strength Tylenol for better pain control. However find out what is causing your pain and address the cause. Speak to your own doctor for recommendations. ...Read more

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What if you take 15 800 mg of ibuprofen?

What if you take 15 800 mg of ibuprofen?

Toxic dose ibuprofen: That is an extremely toxic dose of ibuprofen. It can cause kidneys to shut down, bleeding, high bp. Get to the er if you did this ...Read more

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I took 1600 mg of ibuprofen. What do I do?

I took 1600 mg of ibuprofen. What do I do?

Call poison control!: Please call Poison Control now. 1 (800) 222-1222. How bad this is depends on many factors, including your overall health, and other meds, drugs, alcohol you may be using. Did you do this on purpose to hurt yourself? Is so, please call 911 right away! ...Read more

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Is having 3 ibuprofen in 2 hours too much?

Ibuprofen: This depends on the strength of the tablet. If you are referring to the otc version which are 200 mg per tablet, three tablets are fine. However, if you are referring to the prescription strengths of 400 mg, 600 mg, or 800 mg, then 3 tablets in a 2 hour period is definitely too much. It's always best to follow the directions on the label. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I overdosed on ibuprofen?

Can you tell me if I overdosed on ibuprofen?

Uncertain?: Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. ...Read more

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What is the maximum safe dosage of ibuprofen?

What is the maximum safe dosage of ibuprofen?

800 mg - 3x per day: The maximum dosage of Ibuprofen is usually 2400 mg per day, but no more than 800 mg at one time. ...Read more

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What happens if I take 200mg of ibuprofen a day?

What happens if I take 200mg of ibuprofen a day?

Not much bad: 200mg can help stiffnes and sometims sleep as well. Side effects tend to be dose related. Low risk with 200mg once a day and high risk with 800mg 4 times a day. ...Read more

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