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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

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 you overdose on ibuprofen gel? Sounds silly. But it's absorbed into the body. I used a big amount on my leg as muscle is sore. Now I'm scared

Can you overdose on ibuprofen gel? Sounds silly. But it's absorbed into the body. I used a big amount on my leg as muscle is sore. Now I'm scared

Ibuprofen gel: Good question. This would depend on how big and long your leg is and how much you put on it and how much is absorbed. Bigger thing to worry about I would suggest. ...Read more

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Is 800mg of ibuprofen an overdose?

Not if you are an: Adult. Are you considering an overdose? - if so please get help at your nearest emergency room now. If you are just concerned about dosage -please check prescription to see how it was prescribed for you. ...Read more

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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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How many ibuprofen 200mg can I take without overdosing?

How many ibuprofen 200mg can I take without overdosing?

Are you referring: To a child or an adult? In children it is based on weight. You may want to ask your pediatrician regarding dosing. For adults, it is safe to take 800 mg every 8 hours as needed. At times you may only need 600 mg depends on severity of pain and kind of pain. Discuss with your physician to see what is best for you ...Read more

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If I take two 800 mg ibuprofen at one time can I overdose?

If I take two 800 mg ibuprofen at one time can I overdose?

Ibuprofen: Who prescribed this for you. If it was your doctor who prescribed just one dose you should not take 2 doses. If your doctor did not prescribe any do not take any. ...Read more

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Ibuprofen overdose 7 days ago, should I be concerned?

Ibuprofen overdose 7 days ago, should I be concerned?

Perhaps: Sorry that is so vague but it depends on what you mean by overdose and if you had any kidney or liver issues beforehand. Ibuprofen is in a class of drugs that are called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). Taken in large quantities, they can worsen kidney function or cause stomach bleeding from ulcers if you are concerned, as I always recommend, make an appointment with your doctor. ...Read more

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My friend overdosed on advil, (ibuprofen) I need to know the side effects?

Advil (ibuprofen) Overdose Sx's: May include: headache, disorientation, mental status changes, hallucinations, ringing in ears, blurred vision, agitation, confusion, drowsiness, fainting, dizziness, seizures, coma, tremor, sweating, insomnia. GI Sx's - abdominal cramping, nausea, vomiting, loose stools or gastrointestinal bleeding. Minimal to no urine, rapid, slow or lack of breathing & irregular or slow heart rate. ...Read more

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My friend overdosed on Advil (ibuprofen) I need to know the side effects and how long it will take to get better?

Advil (ibuprofen) Overdose sx's: May include: headache, disorientation, mental status changes, hallucinations, ringing in ears, blurred vision, agitation, confusion, drowsiness, fainting, dizziness, seizures, coma, tremor, sweating, insomnia. GI Sx's - abdominal cramping, nausea, vomiting, loose stools or gastrointestinal bleeding. Minimal to no urine, rapid, slow or lack of breathing & irregular or slow heart rate.Can be fatal ...Read more

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Is taking 16 600mg ibuprofen overdosing?

Is taking 16 600mg ibuprofen overdosing?

Depends: If the entire dose is taken at one time or over a short period of time. This dose is equivalent to about 3 times the maximum recommended daily dose. Call the poison control center 18002221222 or go to your ER for further evaluation, ...Read more

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Can you overdose frm taking 2 600mg of ibuprofen?

Motrin: If you have taken it just some time with the intent to treat pain, it should be ok, rarely it can cause kidney damage. ...Read more

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Can someone die by overdosing on Advil (ibuprofen) or motrin?

Yes, long term: The long term effects on the kidneys is harmful. ...Read more

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How many mg of ibuprofen can you take at one time without overdosing?

How many mg of ibuprofen can you take at one time without overdosing?

Depends: On your weight, general health status, how many times a day you are taking it and how long you have been taking that class (NSAID) drug. ...Read more

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What can overdosing on 93 ibuprofen tablets do to you. Could you die?

What can overdosing on 93 ibuprofen tablets do to you. Could you die?

That depends on the: Dose of the Ibuprofen as well factors like your age, weight, and the absence or presence of other medical conditions that you could have. If you were an adult ; they were 200 mg tabs then most often this would not be lethal but higher doses may be. The most important issue here is that you are asking this question. It clearly implies that you are considering taking an overdose. That is very >. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a staggered overdose of nurofen (ibuprofen) pills do damage?

See remark: Overdose of any medication could cause side-effect, at times serious. For example, overdose on aspirin can lead to serious BLEEDING. One should follow the exact direction ...Read more

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