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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 take both rubitussin and ibuprofen when sick? How many hours apart?

Can you take both rubitussin and ibuprofen  when sick? How many hours apart?

No problem and : No drug interaction. You can take both medications at the same time every 6 hours. Rec.: to see you pcp if your condition persists for more than 1 week. ...Read more

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If 800 mg of ibuprofen does not work, how many Tylenol 650 mg arthritis 8 hour tablets should I take with it?

If 800 mg of ibuprofen does not work, how many Tylenol 650 mg arthritis 8 hour tablets should I take with it?

Tylenol + ibuprofen: No interaction here so the answer is the same whether taking taking ibuprofen or not - as long as liver function is good. So, one cn take 3000-4000 mg aslirin per day in divided doses. Use the smaller dose for small persons. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen and Alka Seltzer interchangeably for pain and fever? I have walking pneumonia. If yes, how many hours in between dozes?

Can I take ibuprofen and Alka Seltzer interchangeably for pain and fever? I have walking pneumonia. If yes, how many hours in between dozes?

Acetaminophen: Would suggest alternating Acetaminophen 500 mg with Ibuprofen 600 mg every 3h. Total max doses per day 2g for Acetaminophen, 2400 mg for Ibuprofen. Antibiotics should be taken as prescribed. ...Read more

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I took 600 mg ibuprofen about 2 hours ago, is it alright to take another before it fully wares off?

I took 600 mg ibuprofen about 2 hours ago, is it alright to take another before it fully wares off?

Ibuprofen: it is best to space the doses at least 4-6 hours apart. if 600 mg is not effective, try 800 mg(= four over the counter tabs) every 4-6 hours instead. then call you physician or dentist for an appointment to monitor the condition that is causing you pain ...Read more

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Can you safely take 600 mg ibuprofen within two hours?

Can you safely take 600 mg ibuprofen within two hours?

Motrin: If you mean if you can safely taken a Motrin 600 mg and then within two hours take another Motrin i think its ok if this is very uncommon and your md approves it. ...Read more

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Is 1600 mg of ibuprofen okay to take in two hours?

That is alot: The more Ibuprofen you take, the more likely you will end up with an ulcer or GI bleed. Usually i avoid ove 800mg every 8 hours. ...Read more

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