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How Much Ibuprofen Can I Take In 24 Hours
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
Can I take ambian and 800mg ibuprofen together I haven't slept in 24 hours and I'm suffering with a stress miagraine?
Yes: But don't get to used to doing this. If issue persists see your doctor ...Read more
I took one Advil (ibuprofen) (first time) , 24 hours ago, and now my gut aches--no other symptom. Is there something I can take to counter this stomach reaction?
How many hours do I have to separate 600 mg of ibuprofen. Can I take it 6-7 hours apart. using it to treat pericarditis w/ pericardial effusion per dr?
Yes: Recommend every 6 hr 600mg. Not exceed 2400 mg. daily. After 2 wks check with MD on how you are progressing and how to taper ibuprophen ...Read more
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 moreSee 3 more doctor answers
If my dr told me to take 800 mg of Advil (ibuprofen) every 8 hours is there a big difference if i take 2 every 4 hours? They total the same amount?
Advil (ibuprofen): As long as the total daily dose is the same, i see no problem taking it the way you want. ...Read more
Depends: Which pain pill? If it was a different NSAID i would recommend no. ...Read more
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Advil (ibuprofen): On an "as needed basis", no harm. ...Read more
Yes: This dosage is way too high and carries a significant risk of damage to your stomach. More importantly, pain severe enough to necessitate this much NSAID dosage is serious enough that it needs to be evaluated and the cause treated. You should see your primary care provider, an urgent care clinic, or an ER as soon as possible. Hope this helps. ...Read more
If you have: no kidney problems that you are aware of, or do not have diabetes or prostate problems, then you are welcome to take ibuprofen in addition to narcotics. Be warned that there are a small percentage of people who have sedation as a side effect if they take ibuprofen. So if that happens to you, be extra careful as ibuprofen together with morphine can over sedate you. Thanks for trusting in HT. ...Read more
Yes but only if ...: Advil is a brand of ibuprofen while Excedrin is a branded combination of aspirin, acetaminophen & caffeine, assuming that I'm describing your version. If so, you can take these two meds 6hrs apart as you asked. However, do consider taking plain acetaminophen rather than Excedrin in order to avoid having high(er) dose aspirin in your system along w/ibuprofen. ...Read more
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