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Doctor insights on: Effects Of Too Much Ibuprofen

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Did i take too much ibuprofen?

Did i take too much ibuprofen?

If you took more: than the directed amount - then it was too much. If you took an overdose - call poison control at 1-800-222-1222. If you are having thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk . ...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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Is 1000 mg of ibuprofen too much?

Is 1000 mg of ibuprofen too much?

YES.: Maximum single dose in 800 mg for adults and maximum daily dose 2400 mg. BUT I do not recommend the max doses for more than a few days. Also certain contraindications for some patients may apply as well. ...Read more

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Is having 3 ibuprofen in 2 hours too much?

Is having 3 ibuprofen in 2 hours too much?

Ibuprofen: This depends on the strength of the tablet. If you are referring to the otc version which are 200 mg per tablet, three tablets are fine. However, if you are referring to the prescription strengths of 400 mg, 600 mg, or 800 mg, then 3 tablets in a 2 hour period is definitely too much. It's always best to follow the directions on the label. ...Read more

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How much Advil (ibuprofen) is too much to take?

How much Advil (ibuprofen) is too much to take?

See below: No more than 2, 400 mg/24 hours for an idealized 70 kg person. ...Read more

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How much ibuprofen is too much on a continuous basis?

Long term: Any amount will cause breakdown of tissues in the body and lead to all types of skeletomuscular problems. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens if you take ibuprofen too much?

Listed effects: If you take too much Ibuprofen the 2 of the most serious adverse effects are kidney injury which could cause kidney failure and hypersensitivity reaction which could cause a difficulty breathing, a drop in blood pressure, and heart collapse. Too much can also cause abnormal bleeding, ulcers of the stomach and/or the first part of the small intestine which is connected to the stomach, bruising. ...Read more

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Don?T want to take it but how much is too much advil (ibuprofen)?

2tab three a day: Advil (ibuprofen) is Ibuprofen with sugar coated it come in different forms, every tablet of advil (ibuprofen) contain 200 mg of Ibuprofen it could used up 4 times a day, even for kids come as drops be careful follow your doctor advice for the amount you use, it reduce fever and swelling and reduce swelling in the joints. ...Read more

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Please advise! how much Advil (ibuprofen) is too much advil (ibuprofen)?

2,400 mg max: I would not exceed 2, 400 mg daily. A dose of 1, 600 mg daily or less is adequate for most people. ...Read more

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