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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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Surgery on bi-cep tendon tear 1-2-15 takes nexium, (esomeprazole) diovan, Crestor, metformin and ibuprofen- when and what should he stop before surgery?

Surgery on bi-cep tendon tear 1-2-15 takes nexium, (esomeprazole) diovan, Crestor, metformin and ibuprofen- when and what should he stop before surgery?

None except the: Ibuprofen as the surgeon may not want have any extra surgical bleeding that aspirin or similar drugs like the NSAIDs as well as specific blood thinners like Coumadin (warfarin) and newer agents. ...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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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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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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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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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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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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Is it possible for you to take expired ibuprofen?

Most likely OK: As a physician can not recommend any medications with an fda mandated expiry date, however us military sponsored a trial of > 100 different over the counter ; prescription tablets 15 years after expiry date and fiund them still to be effective. This does not apply to most liquid antibiotics which definitely expire soon after formulation. Nor to tetracyclines or insulin. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take expired advil (ibuprofen)? (03/12)

Is it ok to take expired advil (ibuprofen)? (03/12)

Expired med: If expiration is 3/12 (end of march 2012) is just a few days experied. Won't be a problem. ...Read more

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I'm curious what could happen when you take 9 ibuprofen?

I'm curious what could happen when you take 9 ibuprofen?

What strength?: 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 happens if you take 12 200mg advils (ibuprofen) at once?

What happens if you take 12 200mg advils (ibuprofen) at once?

Potential big probs: Advil (ibuprofen) is detoxified and excreted via the kidneys, so one 200 mg advil is likely no problem (except if you are having stomach upset), then the issue is not liver but gi. But 2400 mg is a problem for the kidneys. Call poison control for advise immediately. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if you take ibuprofen too much?

Listed effects: If you take too much Ibuprofen the 2 of the most serious adverse effects are kidney injury which could cause kidney failure and hypersensitivity reaction which could cause a difficulty breathing, a drop in blood pressure, and heart collapse. Too much can also cause abnormal bleeding, ulcers of the stomach and/or the first part of the small intestine which is connected to the stomach, bruising. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take ibuprofen on cocaine?

Its not OK to take: It is not ok to take the Cocaine and it is not a good idea just to take Ibuprofen without a good reason. No medication should be taken without a good reason. ...Read more

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Is ibuprofen ok to take if you have phlebitis?

Is ibuprofen ok to take if you have phlebitis?

Yes: Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) so it or other nsaids can be used for the pain & inflammation of phlebitis—unless you have a condition that might preclude its use such as bleeding ulcers, clotting disorders, taking Coumadin (warfarin) or other blood thinners. ...Read more

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Can you take ibuprofen with lortab?

Yes: Ibuprofen is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. Lortab is a narcotic. You can take them together. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen if I have hives?

Yes: Unless you are specifically allergic to ibuprofen, the answer is yes. Although NSAID was once verboten for people with hives or swelling of any cause, this has been found to be more a myth than fact. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with ranitidine?

Yes: Yes, ibuprofen may be taken with ranitidine. They do not interact with each other and are safe taken together. ...Read more

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Can one take meloxicam with ibuprofen?

Can one take meloxicam with ibuprofen?

Not advise: Each of these are nsaids and nsaids have efficacy for pain and inflammation but also have a risk for side effects, one of which are ulcers. Taking the two together may not increase efficacy but will increase the risk of side effects especially the risk of GI ulcers. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with antibiotic?

Can I take ibuprofen with antibiotic?

Usually YES: Double check with your pharmacist when you pick up the antibiotic - about a possible drug-drug interaction. If already started, look at the accompanying list of advice from the pharmacy or drop by and ask the pharmacist.
As to a general clinical answer, usually 'yes'. ...Read more

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Can you take ibuprofen and zanax safely?

Can you take ibuprofen and zanax safely?

Xanax/Ibuprofen: On "as needed basis" & with permission of your prescribing doc. ...Read more

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