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Is it ok to mix Zantac (ranitidine) and Advil?

Is it ok to mix Zantac (ranitidine) and Advil?

Medications: There us no interaction between these two medications. Advil (ibuprofen) can cause stomach upset so one needs to make sure you are not causing one problem you are treating with another medication. ...Read more

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Divalproex (Definition)

Divalproex, is a seizure medicine, the generic name is valporic acid, it has been in the market as an antiseizure medicine for long time, it is a good medicine, helps to control almost all types of common seizures, partial, generalized, absence, myoclonic, atonic, . Etc. It can be used as a mood stabilizer in psychiatric patients. It has adverse effects on the liver, ...Read more


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What can happen if you mix alchohol and advil (ibuprofen)?

What can happen if you mix alchohol and advil (ibuprofen)?

Stomach upset: If you drink chronically or if you have a sensitive stomach- it can cause an upset stomach. The alcohol already can cause irritation and the addition of advil (ibuprofen) can cause similar stomach upset. Some people can drink alcohol and take advil (ibuprofen) without adverse side effects. If you don't have ulcer or gastritis - you probably won't have issues with occasional advil (ibuprofen) too. ...Read more

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Can I mix OxyContin and Advil (ibuprofen) pm?

Can I mix OxyContin and Advil (ibuprofen) pm?

Mixing meds?: While there is no interaction between these meds, strictly speaking, you should be sure to discuss any medication you are taking with your prescribing doc, including over the counter medications. Why not give him/her a buzz to check? :) ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to mix similasan with advil (ibuprofen)?

Is it possible for you to mix similasan with advil (ibuprofen)?

No listed interactio: I was unable to find reports of adverse events from interactions of those two medicines. There is more than one similasan product. I assume you mean the cough medicine and not the eye drops. Neither has reported interactions that I could find, but I suggest that you check with your pharmacist. ...Read more

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Can I mix Advil (ibuprofen) with clarithromycin?

Can I mix Advil (ibuprofen) with clarithromycin?

Advil (ibuprofen): Yes, make sure you monitor heartburn and GI side effects. ...Read more

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Can I mix children's Advil (ibuprofen) with childrens allergy medicine?

Can I mix children's Advil (ibuprofen) with childrens allergy medicine?

Depends: Many children's medication preparations have antihistamines, which is the active ingredient in the allergy medicines. So, you have to be careful- I would ask your pediatrician about the exact preparation you plan to use and the reason for the use. ...Read more

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I had 3 drinks today and took advil (ibuprofen). I read on the internet afterwards u shouldn't mix. Is this true? Did I poison myself?

I had 3 drinks today and took advil (ibuprofen). I read on the internet afterwards u shouldn't mix. Is this true? Did I poison myself?

Not poison, but...: The combination of alcohol and advil (ibuprofen) (or other non steroidal anti inflammatory drug nsaid) can be very irritating to the stomach lining. Repeated exposures can lead to an ulcer. ...Read more

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Is children's Advil (ibuprofen) safe to mix with similasan cough & mucus? My 2 year old has a fever and I was wondering if that's safe to mix?

Is children's Advil (ibuprofen) safe to mix with similasan cough & mucus? My 2 year old has a fever and I was wondering if that's safe to mix?

Try less: Otc cold remedies are not recommended and mixing can be even more dangerous. Treat the fever with advil or tylenol (acetaminophen) and consult your pediatrician for a flu culture and recommendation for additional treatment. ...Read more

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I'm taking prednisone eye drops cause I had lasik eye surgery. Is that going to mix bad with Advil (ibuprofen) I am taking for my knee taking from a recent injury?

I'm taking prednisone eye drops cause I had lasik eye surgery. Is that going to mix bad with Advil (ibuprofen) I am taking for my knee taking from a recent injury?

No problem: There is trivial absorption of the topically applied prednisolone drops into the systemic circulation. So there will be no mixture or interaction and you can treat each condition separately as prescribed. ...Read more

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I take Depakote for my bipolar 2 disorder will taking a mix of creatine and arginine have any side effects?

I take Depakote for my bipolar 2 disorder will taking a mix of creatine and arginine have any side effects?

Why: Not sure why you would be taking arginine and creatine. Frolic acid and omega 3 supplementation are helpful. Any combination of medications prescribed or otc should be used with caution. Make sure you tell your doctor about all therapeutic substances you are taking so they can help monitor your mood and/or control of seizures depending on why you are taking depakote. ...Read more

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How long does advil pm stay in urine?

How long does advil pm stay in urine?

A mixed bag: Plain Advil would not be an issue at all - but the PM part has benadryl that might cause a false positive in certain tests. Even that should be okay after a full day or two since the last pill (half life short) but bring the bottle w/ you to reflect the cause if there's a problem. They should be familiar w/ this common issue. Try to feel innocent if you really are! Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is mobic (meloxicam) better than advil?

Is mobic (meloxicam) better than advil?

It depends: They are both anti-inflammatories and work well, so try to see which one works better for you. ...Read more

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Which is safer Advil or Mobic (meloxicam)?

Which is safer Advil or Mobic (meloxicam)?

Compariosns: Here's a comparison: http://treato. Com/Ibuprofen, Meloxicam/? a=s
It depends on some issues you might know. Neither has no concerns, both are helpful to some for certain conditions. Use info to select the best for you. ...Read more

Depakote (Definition)

Depakote is the brand name for a medication known as valproic acid. It is most commonly used to treat seizures, though it can also be used as a mood stabilizer in certain psychiatric disorders. It is used to treat multiple seizure types and can be used alone or with other seizure medications if needed. Common side effects include nausea, dizziness, ...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