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How much ibuprofen can you take in one day?

How much ibuprofen can you take in one day?

Motrin: It can vary from 1200 mg to 3200 mg per day in divided dosages in very specific indications. 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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How much ibuprofen can you take in one day and not harm your liver?

How much ibuprofen can you take in one day and not harm your liver?

Limit use: 2400mg maximum of ibuprofen (advil) per day. Acetaminophen (tylenol), no more than 2000mg/day to be relatively safe. There are risks even with lower doses. Read more

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For severe ankle pain how much Advil (ibuprofen) can you take at one time?

For severe ankle pain how much Advil (ibuprofen) can you take at one time?

Limit: Is 2400 mg per day. They come 200 mg so you can take four three times a day with food. If you have GI problems do not take it. If pain is severe see your foot doc asap. Read more

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Please help, how much ibuprofen/motrin can you take?

Depends.: If you are a healthy adult, with no kidney issues, you can take 800mg every 8 hours. Read more

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How many Advil (ibuprofen) can you take in a day?

How many Advil (ibuprofen) can you take in a day?

6 TO 8 A DAY: It depends on what you are taking advll for. The maximum prescription dose if tolerated by some is 3200 mgm that is 16 200 mgm tab of advil but that is under medical supervision by prescription by a physician who knows the reason you are prescribed the drug so for over the counter I will suggest do not exceed 6to8 tablets per day, that is if you can tolerate it. Read more

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How many Advil (ibuprofen) can you take in one day?

How many Advil (ibuprofen) can you take in one day?

6 TO 8 A DAY: It depends on what you are taking advll for. The maximum prescription dose if tolerated by some is 3200 mgm that is 16 200 mgm tab of advil but that is under medical supervision by prescription by a physician who knows the reason you are prescribed the drug so for over the counter I will suggest do not exceed 6to8 tablets per day, that is if you can tolerate it. Read more

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How many mg of ibuprofen can you take at one time without overdosing?

How many mg of ibuprofen can you take at one time without overdosing?

Depends: On your weight, general health status, how many times a day you are taking it and how long you have been taking that class (NSAID) drug. Read more

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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

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How much ibuprofen can I take?

How much ibuprofen can I take?

See below: Generally speaking, for adults, 800 mg every 6-8 hours is the max dosing. But smaller adults may require less depending on weight. Read more

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How much ibuprofen can I safely take?

800mg every 6 hours: Assuming that you are in relatively good health and are around average size; the maximum dose for Ibuprofen is 800mg every six hours (or 3200mg per day). Make sure you take this medication with food to avoid stomack upset. Read more

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How much ibuprofen cna I take each day?

2400 mg: This is a good max dose though up to 3, 200 maybe used for 3-4 days. If not better call the doctor. Read more

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How much ibuprofen can I take in 1 day?

800mg every 6 hours: The maximum does for a healthy person is 800mg every six hours (3200mg per day). Make sure and take this medication with food to minimize stomach upset. Read more

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How much ibuprofen can I safely take in a day?

How much ibuprofen can I safely take in a day?

FDA approved max.: It is 2400mg per day, or 3 x 800mg. Read more

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How much Advil (ibuprofen) can I take in 24 hours?

How much Advil (ibuprofen) can I take in 24 hours?

1800mg: You probably should not exceed 1800mg a day. This all depends on your age, weight, renal function, and any comorbid medical conditions you might have. There is no one right number. Read more

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Can someone here tell me please how much ibuprofen can I take?

Deopends on weight: Average adult dose is ussually 600 mg which is 3 pills of over the counter ibuprofen, Motrin or advil. If your weight is less than 90 lb than take 400 mg. Read more

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I have headaches. How much Advil (ibuprofen) can I take a day?

.: If continious headache or severe headache or for a long time consult physician. Usually you can take ibuprofen/advil once every 6 hours. You can also alternate with tylenol/ acetaminophen. (one every 4 hours). Read more

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CAN I take two ibuprofen 800?

CAN I take two ibuprofen 800?

Few questions:: #1: Allergic to aspirin? Sometimes those folks react poorly to other NSAIDS. #2: How are your kidneys? If they are totally fine, you don't need renal dosing. #3: What other drugs are you taking? Will they interact? Go to my drug interaction link on my site to check. #4: How are you timing doses? If there are no issues, you can take 800mg every 8 hrs, or 600mg every 6 hrs. Max pain benefit at 600mg Read more

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Can I take expired ibuprofen pm?

See below: Strictly speaking, due to regulations, I would have to say no. Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with ketanol?

NO. They: Are both NSAID's and should not be taken together. TTake one or the other, but not both. Read more

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