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How Much Ibuprofen Do You Take To Stop Period
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
Yes: Ibuprofen, which is the common name for advil, is a pain reliever and anti-inflammatory medicine. It can definitely help with cramps during a period. As long as you are not allergic to Ibuprofen (advil) or are pregnant, it is generally safe to take (read the label too). Women can take 600mg every 8 hours for cramps. ...Read more
To function during my period I have to take 4 to 6 Advil every 4 hours for cramps. What other solutions are there.?
Birth Control Pills: The inside lining of your uterus grows in response to female hormones, and sloughs during a period releasing prostaglandin hormones. They make your muscular uterine walls contract. Drugs like Ibuprofen (max. 2400 mg/day) block production & reduce pain; best taken @ earliest onset of cramps. Also birth control pills reduce growth of the lining, hence lessen cramps too. Heating pad on tummy too. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends on eating: Depends on what you eat. Its certainly a good idea not to have sugar drinks in your diet, however, if you calorie intake from diet is in excess of your daily needs, you may not lose weight at all. Address your calorie needs as well as your fluid requirements and keep active. Activity also helps with weight loss. ...Read more
My dr told me to take 800mg of Advil every 6 hours for my period starting the day before it starts through the whole period seems like a lot? Harmful?
How many Advil is safe to take in 24 hr period? I have strep and the only thing that takes the edge off is Advil! I took 6 yesterday & 3 so far today
Motrin: 800 mg three times a dayGet a more detailed answer ›
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