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Can Ibuprofen Stop Your Period
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
Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen is used to control pain during menstruation, it is not used to actually stop a menstrual period. Taking NSAID have been linked to decreased menstrual flow, especially Mefenamic Acid (ponstel), but not to the point to acutally stop it. See your obgyn for more info. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Ibuprofen & Period: Ibuprofen has been shown to reduce the severity of menstrual bleeding in certain women with heavy menstrual bleeding (hmb) if taken about a day before menstruation. Ibuprofen acts by inhibiting prostaglandins, the same mechanism through which it also reduces menstrual cramps. If you have hmb see your obgyn to determine the cause and management modality. Good luck! ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Today is first day of my period but I have very very important pooja day after tomorrow so I should stop period..I heard using ibuprofen thrice daily?
Took ibuprofen at the beginning of my period which made it stop for 2 days then came back. Is this normal?
May be: The hormone prostaglandin in your body that helps your smooth muscles (such as muscles in your stomach or uterus) know when to contract and when to relax. Ibuprofen can inhibit prostaglandin from doing its job, and the result will sometimes mean that if you take ibuprofen while on your period, the flow may be stopped completely. U can see his sometimes with Tylenol as well. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Why does your period stop/slow down when taking ibuprofen? Does that mean your uterine lining is thin/not there? Okay to conceive soon after?
NSAIDs are okay: Ibuprofen is in the NSAID family; one action is to reduce production of prostaglandins/prostacyclins (pg.) these pg cause constriction and/or relaxing of blood vessels, which is how nsaids can work by correcting prostaglandin imbalances and causing vasoconstriction (less bleeding.) no, it doesn't thin your lining unnaturally, and you can try conceiving anytime afterwards. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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