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Doctor insights on: Effect Of Ibuprofen On The Liver

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I take pain pills such as Midol,advil,moltrin,ibporfen e.t.c whenever i have pain will this affect my liver in the long run ?

I take pain pills such as  Midol,advil,moltrin,ibporfen e.t.c whenever  i have pain will this affect my liver in the long run ?

More the kidneys.: Acetaminophen (Tylenol) tends to affect the liver when taken in doses exceeding 3000mg daily, but the medications you mentioned tend to negatively affect the kidneys in the long run so you should still temper their use. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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What dosage motrin would be safe with inflamed liver?

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What dosage motrin would be safe with inflamed liver?

Safe: Motrin is reasonably safe with liver issues; it is tylenol (acetaminophen) that you may need to be worried about. The main organs affected by Motrin are the stomach (can cause bleed) and kidneys (can cause kidney issues in high/prolonged courses). ...Read more

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Can ibuprophen cause a distended abdomen and/or liver? I have had hep c and irritable bowel syndrome.

Can ibuprophen cause a distended abdomen and/or liver? I have had hep c and irritable bowel syndrome.

Unlikely: Ibuprofen very rarely causes liver damage, although you need to be extra careful to avoid alcohol (alcohol also accelerates liver damage with hcv). If people already have advanced cirrhosis they can get more complications, so it is very important to find out with your doctor how well the liver is functioning and how much scarring has occurred. ...Read more

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I took 54 ibuprofen how am i still alive?

Get help: You should call your local poison hotline now, or seek help at a local medical facility or er. Do it now. ...Read more

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I took 1600 mg of ibuprofen. What do I do?

I took 1600 mg of ibuprofen. What do I do?

Call poison control!: Please call Poison Control now. 1 (800) 222-1222. How bad this is depends on many factors, including your overall health, and other meds, drugs,alcohol you may be using. Did you do this on purpose to hurt yourself? Is so, please call 911 right away! ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I overdosed on ibuprofen?

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

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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