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Could i take ibuprofen and hydrocodone together?

Could i take ibuprofen and hydrocodone together?

Yes, it is safe: As long as it is only hydrocodone and prescribed, the two are safe to take together, as directed. ...Read more

Hydrocodone (Definition)

Hydrocodone or dihydrocodeinone is a semi-synthetic opioid derived from two naturally occurring opiates: Codeine or thebaine. It is an orally active narcotic analgesic and antitussive. It is available in tablet, capsule, and syrup form. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain or as an antitussive to treat cough. Hydrocodone affects pain by ...Read more


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Is it safe to take ibuprofen and hydrocodone together, what to do?

Is it safe to take ibuprofen and hydrocodone together, what to do?

Yes, it is safe: They act on different mechanism and are safe to use, as directed, in conjunction. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take hydrocodone 10/325 2 tabs and 800mg ibuprofen together?

Is it safe to take  hydrocodone 10/325 2 tabs and 800mg ibuprofen together?

Probably: That is a lot of strong pain medicine . it really should be used for a short time , best for a week to less than 12 weeks. for acute pain. ...Read more

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Can hydrocodone and ibuprofen be to take together?

Can  hydrocodone and ibuprofen be to take together?

Yes! Just not 2 much: Hydrocodone is an opioid or narcotic pain killer that is effective but highly addictive. Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that can relieve pain, fever & inflammation. The two can be used together (and sometimes are actually combined into the same drug). Beware that hydrocodone, like all other narcotics, can constipate while nsaids can irritate stomach & kidneys. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take hydrocodone and ibuprofen together?

Is it bad to take hydrocodone and ibuprofen together?

No: Hydrocodone is a narcotic analgesic which blunts pain perception. Ibuprofen is an antiinflammatory which may actually help decrease the cause of pain as well as having some analgesic (pain relieving) properties. ...Read more

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Is hydrocodone and ibuprofen safe to take together at the same time?

Is hydrocodone and ibuprofen safe to take together at the same time?

Yes.: Ibuprofen is metabolized in the kidneys while hydrocodone is cleared by the liver. They are used together at times. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 2 5mg hydrocodones with an Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gel together?

Is it safe to take 2 5mg hydrocodones with an Advil (ibuprofen) liquid gel together?

Likely: Was hydrocodone prescribed to you? Were you told you could take 2 at a time by the doctor that prescribed them to you?

If yes to both, then taking with advil (ibuprofen) is fine. ...Read more

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Is it unsafe to take ibuprofen, aleve and hydrocodone together for severe tooth pain? What are the side effects?

Is it unsafe to take ibuprofen, aleve and hydrocodone together for severe tooth pain? What are the side effects?

Overdose NSAIDS: You can cause kidney damage by too much ibuprofen and aleve. Don't take toether. Hydrocodone and tylenol or NSAIDs are safe.
Only reasonable course is to see DDS ASAP. ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) PM along with hydrocodone? I

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) PM along with hydrocodone?  I

I would avoid: I would avoid this combination since it could cause major Central Nervous System depression that could reduce your heart rate and breathing. Try one or the other to help you sleep at night and for pain. ...Read more

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Could i take hydrocodone and ibuprofen cocurrently?

Could i take hydrocodone and ibuprofen cocurrently?

Yes, it is safe: They act on different mechanism and are safe to use, as directed, in conjunction. ...Read more

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Can you take OTC ibuprofen with hydrocodone?

Hydrocodone & Ibupro: You can take these two medications together as prescribed, as they are members of two different drug classes. Hydrocodone is a narcotic and Ibuprofen is a NSAID - a non-steroidal anti-infammatory drug. They both have potential side-effects and potential hazards. You should make yourself familiar with them. For instance, nsaids can irritate the gastric lining and cause pain and bleeding. ...Read more

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Can you take Advil (ibuprofen) with hydrocodone?

Can you take Advil (ibuprofen) with hydrocodone?

Yes: Unless you are not supposed to be taking nsaids, they are a good combination for pain relief. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take expired hydrocodone-ibuprofen?

Not recommended: This would not be recommended as there would be a decrease in effectiveness. ...Read more

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How far apart can I take hydrocodone and ibuprofen?

How far apart can I take hydrocodone and ibuprofen?

4-6 hour intervals: Alternate medications at 4-6 hour intervals, never take them together. ...Read more

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Is there on over-the-counter pill I can take that's similar to hydrocodone-ibuprofen?

Is there on over-the-counter pill I can take that's similar to hydrocodone-ibuprofen?

Yes and no: This combination includes a narcotic. You cannot get a narcotic over-the-counter. Better still you maythere red the narcotic. A lot of nsaids are just as efficient as this narcotic combination. It is better to avoid the narcotic. Cardiologist told us use narcotics and not nsaids in older people to prevent NSAID cardiovascular side effects and then the elderly had more narcotic complications -falls. ...Read more

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If im allergic to ibuprofen , asprin , and alieve. Can i take hydrocodone ?

If im allergic to ibuprofen , asprin , and alieve. Can i take hydrocodone ?

Allergies: the stated medications are completely different than hydrocodone; However, hydrocodone and ibuprofen can be combined into one medication (vicoprofen); if hydrocodone is taken by itself, it should not be a problem, unless there is also an allergy to it ...Read more

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What exactly does hydrocodone feel like, is it best to take it with another pain killer like advil (ibuprofen)?

Hydrocodone: Each person feels different from taking hydrocodone. Some feel sedated, some euphoric or energetic and se feel nothing. There is no need to take it with additional pain killers. Most hydrocodone comes with either tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. ...Read more

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Please tell me what does hydrocodone feel like, is it best to take it with another pain killer like advil (ibuprofen)?

Please tell me what does hydrocodone feel like, is it best to take it with another pain killer like advil (ibuprofen)?

How you react: Is personal to you. You may feel nothing, another something very different. Only your doctor should tell you whether you can take another medicine with it. They should know other details about you to guide that decision, eg, your kidney function, other medicine you are on... ...Read more

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I take, as directed, hydrocodone 10-325 with Tramadol 10 mg. I am out of Tramadol. Can I use Advil (ibuprofen) or alleve instead. If so how many? thanks

I take, as directed, hydrocodone 10-325 with Tramadol 10 mg. I am out of Tramadol. Can I use Advil (ibuprofen) or alleve instead. If so how many? thanks

Would not advise thawould not advise that combination: that combination is not something I would advise. The Advil and aleve (naproxen). at your age will put you at risk for intestinal bleeding, hypertension and decreased kidney function. I would discuss with your physician if you could get off both narcotics, and find another way to treat. You haven't told us what diagnosis you're using these medications for ...Read more

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Can I take my prescribed Hydrocodone 7.5-325 with Advil (ibuprofen) PM? The hyrdro is helping the pain in my tooth, however I can't get a full nights sleep.

Can I take my prescribed Hydrocodone 7.5-325 with Advil (ibuprofen) PM? The hyrdro is helping the pain in my tooth, however I can't get a full nights sleep.

Pain killers: Pain killers will NOT cure an infected tooth. The fact that you'real looking to increase pain Meds means infection is spreading and worsening. See a Dentist ASAP for appropriate treatment. Toothache is not like headache...it won't go away. ...Read more

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Can you take both hydrocodone and ibuprofen?

Can you take both hydrocodone and ibuprofen?

Yes.: Ibuprofen is metabolized in the kidneys while hydrocodone is cleared by the liver. They are used together at times. ...Read more

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Switched from hydrocodone 325/10mg to tylenol3 w/cod 30mg. Is it safe to take 2 at a time? One doesn't provide relief even when taken with ibuprofen.

Switched from hydrocodone 325/10mg to tylenol3 w/cod 30mg. Is it safe to take 2 at a time? One doesn't provide relief even when taken with ibuprofen.

Depends: It depends upon your other medications and medical conditions. Ask your prescriber for their advice on this question. ...Read more

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My husband had had a migraine for 2 days this morning he has taken two Excedrin migraine reliever and ibuprofen. Is he able to take hydrocodone today?

My husband had had a migraine for 2 days this morning he has taken two Excedrin migraine reliever and ibuprofen. Is he able to take hydrocodone today?

Would avoid: Analgesics, especially opioids can lead to a more chronic headache pattern, and it is best that specific migraine indicated medications be employed exclusively. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can flexeril and vicoprofen (hydrocodone and ibuprofen) be taken together?

Can flexeril and vicoprofen (hydrocodone and ibuprofen) be taken together?

Yes: As long as the same doctor prescribed them at the same time and at prescribed doses. Both can make you drowsy so start with caution. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen 600mg and acetaminophen hydrocodone 325mg at the same time?

Can I take ibuprofen 600mg and acetaminophen hydrocodone 325mg at the same time?

Ibuprofen + Tylenol (acetaminophen): Take Ibuprofen 600 milligrams every 8 hours and alternate with Tylenol (acetaminophen) 500 mg. You may alternate the two medications for moderate to severe pain by taking ibuprofen, then taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) three hours later. Keep that rotation going as needed. ...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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