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How Long After Taking Ibuprofen Can You Take Excedrin
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
The two don't compet: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is absorbed from the gut and distributed through the body in a similar fashion to ibuprofen. They can be taken at the same time but i seldom advise so. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is broken down by the liver & removed in the bile. Ibuprofen is broken down & eliminated through the kidneys .The Ibuprofen is a 6-8 hour med while tylenol (acetaminophen) is a 4hr. Both every 8h sounds better than alternating every 4 if u must. ...Read more
Aspirin: There is little reason for delay if the Aspirin dose has been small (example prophylaxis for cad). Daypro (oxaprozin) can be started 24 hrs later if Aspirin dose is therapeutic for antiinflammatory reasons (example rheumatoid arthritis, where 8-10 Aspirin might be used per day). If there is renal insufficiency a longer delay might be necessary. ...Read more
See below: Taking Ibuprofen with alcohol is acceptable as long as you follow the dosing and frequency recommendations. However, there are risks related to irritation of the lining of the stomach and the risks increase if you drink more than recommended and take more than the recommended amounts of ibuprofen. If kidney problems, don't take Ibuprofen unless advise by your doc. ...Read more
How long after taking 10mg of percocet can you take ibuprofen? And how much ibuprofen would be safe?
Percocet and Motrin: It should be safe to mix the two. I would be sure to check with the dr who prescribed the percocet. Percocet is very powerful and for some, can lead to addiction problems. Be careful with the Percocet and try and not take more than is prescribed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
12 hours: Aleve is naproxen, so you are talking about the same drug. The dosing interval is 12 hours. If you need something extra for discomfort you can take 2 tylenol (acetaminophen) every 6 hours for the next 2-3 days only. Beyond that, consult your doctor about management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why mix them?: These drugs are good for 4 to 6 hours...So one can repeat them in as short as 4 hours, an average of 6 hours or it may help for as long as 8 hours. But i would not mix them unless the first one has been used in full dosages and is not working wel.. ...Read more
Depends on dose: Aspirin and Daypro (oxaprozin) are nsaids (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Aspirin inhibits platelets more. Platelets are needed for blood clotting. Both agents can irritate stomach lining. So taking both at the same time can increase the risk for stomach bleeding, etc. However, it is generally safe to combine baby Aspirin with another NSAID in patients who have heart disease. Wait at least one day. ...Read more
Aderal : No relashionship.Get a more detailed answer ›
As directed: As directed by your prescribing physician. Usually if you have been on a stable dose of oxycontn for several days, you have achieved a relatively stable blood level of the drug. This is why it is scheduled to be taken at regular intervals (eg. Every 12hr). In this case, bt medication can be taken irrespective of last long acting med dose. You really need to discuss bt pain with your physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long should I wait to take pain relievers after finishing a naprosyn (naproxen) prescription?
About 12 H: 12 hours is adequate assuming you have normal renal function. ...Read more
About 12 hours: is best not to take to NSAIDs at the same time this only increases your risk of kidney damage stomach ulcers G.I. bleeding and liver damage. This does not improve the effectiveness or the ability that these medications have to relieve inflammation pain and fever. Both aspirin which is the active ingredient of goody powders and Aleve (naproxen) are NSAIDS. I recommend a sHealthtap visit for advice ...Read more
Safe. : They are safe to take together but will make you groggy. ...Read more
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