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Can I take ibuprofen 800mg with suboxone? If so should I space them out?

Can I take ibuprofen 800mg with suboxone? If so should I space them out?

Suboxone and ibuprof: These can be taken together. However, I would wait until the suboxone is complete before you take the Ibuprofen or take the latter first. ...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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I took a BC powder (845 mg aspirin) around 6 pm, can I take ibuprofen (800mg) a little bit after due to toothache?

I took a BC powder (845 mg aspirin) around 6 pm, can I take ibuprofen (800mg) a little bit after due to toothache?

No: Typically we tell patients to avoid taking both aspirin and ibuprofen together as they have similar mechanisms of action and can cause adverse effects (GI bleeding, etc). ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen 800mg now after I already taken naproxen 2 hours ago for my tooth ache?

Can I take ibuprofen 800mg now after I already taken naproxen 2 hours ago for my tooth ache?

No: These two medications are closely related so do not take both of them together. If you are experiencing severe pain please call your dentist ASAP. ...Read more

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My label is torn and I forgot how often can I take oxycodone 7.5/325mg? Also, can I take an ibuprofen with this? Having sinus/dental pain

My label is torn and I forgot how often can I take oxycodone 7.5/325mg? Also, can I take an ibuprofen with this? Having sinus/dental pain

What to do: Call the pharmacist who dispensed the medication or the doctor who wrote the prescription. Make sure they know the other medications you are already taking! ...Read more

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I take 600-800mg of ibuprofen almost daily. Are there any negative side effex?

Possible: Possible stomach lining erosion and ulcers. Would take w/ food at a minimum to help prevent this. You may also consider taking with an h2 blocker such as ranitidine or ppi such as Omeprazole for GI protection. Also can raise blood pressure or even hurt kidneys - stay hydrated and make sure you tell your physician so he/she can monitor these for you. ...Read more

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How many methocarbam 750mg's can I take with 2 ibuprofen 800mg?

How many methocarbam 750mg's can I take with 2 ibuprofen 800mg?

Methocarbamol: You can take 1 or two tablets twice or three times a day if needed as a maximum dose. ...Read more

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If I take 4 Advil every 8 hrs will I receive the same benefits as one 800mg tablet of Ibuprofen or does it lose potency being in multiple tablets?

If I take 4 Advil every 8 hrs will I receive the same benefits as one 800mg tablet of Ibuprofen or does it lose potency being in multiple tablets?

Should be the same: Four of the 200mg tablets will have the same effect as one of the 800mg tablets. A patient should not notice any difference between taking 4 small tablets or one big tablet. ...Read more

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Can I take 800mg ibuprofen for mentral cramps?

Menstrual cramps: Usual dose of Ibuprofen for that condition is 400 mg every 4-6 hours (max 2400 mg/day). Higher doses increase risk of stomach irritation or bleeding. Take NSAID with meal to lessen stomach effects. Heating pad to abdomen may help reduce cramping. Gyn may offer other meds for relief. ...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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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 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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Should I take 1600 mg of ibuprofen?

Not in a single dose: That would be an overdose for this medication. ...Read more

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Can I take 4 200mg ibuprofen at once?

Can I take 4 200mg ibuprofen at once?

Yes, but: The more ibuprofen the more risk of side effects. Those side effects are dose-related, meaning the higher the dose, the more times per day and the more days you take it, the more problems you can get into- gastrointestinal, and kidney, especially. Then again it depends what health issues you have to start with. I usually recommend a high dose for about a week. Then you should see a ...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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I took amlopipine. Can I take ibuprofen?

Yes you can: Amlodipin is used for high blood pressure and Ibuprofen for pain or as fever reducer. There is no drug interaction and you can take both. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen after a polypcetomy?

Can I take ibuprofen after a polypcetomy?

Polypectomy, where?: If you mean nasal polyps removed surgically and were caused by drugs as aspirin or NSAIDs (e.g. ibuprofen), then better not take those drugs again and see an allergist for evalaution and possible aspirin desenstization. If otherwise, you need to follow the surgeon's advice on when to start any medication that would affect the surgery, best wishes ...Read more

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Can I take 2 800 milligrams of ibuprofen?

Can I take 2 800 milligrams of ibuprofen?

Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen 800 mg for what source of pain? Different pain medication works differently for different people. Regardless I would not recommend more than 600 mg.
More than that will not likely help. You can add 300 mg extra strength Tylenol for better pain control. However find out what is causing your pain and address the cause. Speak to your own doctor for recommendations. ...Read more

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Can I take three Advil (ibuprofen) pm's?

Can I take three Advil (ibuprofen) pm's?

Yes: You can take up to 2400mg of Ibuprofen in a 24 hour period. So 3x2 tablets every 6 hours is safe. Howevee, you want to get to the root of the problem. Why are you having the pain, get that resolved so that you don't have to take that much medicaiton. ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) with lithium?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) with lithium?

Carefully: Advil (ibuprofen) may increase lithium blood levels by reducing the excretion of lithium by the kidneys. This could lead to lithium toxicity. One study that tested high-dose (1800 mg/day) Ibuprofen said "lithium dosage may need to be reduced in some patients following initiation of Ibuprofen therapy." the effect may be less at low doses or if advil is used rarely. Consult with your prescriber. ...Read more

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Can I take 2 ibuprofen at once 600 mg each?

Ibuprofen dose: No that is too high of a dose. The maximum dose of ibuprofen for an adult is 800 mg 3 times a day, or 600 mg 4 times a day. And it must be taken with food. ...Read more

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Can I take 4 Advil (ibuprofen) at one time?

Depends.: If the advil (ibuprofen) are 200 mg Ibuprofen and you are an otherwise healthy person with no contraindications. No pregnancy, no GI bleeding, no renal insufficiency. That is a prescription dose and we only recommend high doses like that with professional counsel. It's better to stick with the dose on the bottle unless your personal physician has instructed you otherwise. High dose nsaids have risk. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with letzorole tablets?

Can I take ibuprofen with letzorole tablets?

Letrozole+Ibuprofen: There are no major drug-drug interactions between these two medications. Always consult the prescribing doctor before taking any other medications, even of it is over the counter. ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) PM every night?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) PM every night?

Not Tylenol (acetaminophen): The PM part yes. But, taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) daily is extremely hard in the liver. Use the generic for Benadryl. That is what causes sedation. ...Read more

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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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Can I take ibuprofen if I have chroans disease?

Can I take ibuprofen if I have chroans disease?

Ibuprofen: If no other medical problems yes. But if ur on steroids be careful cause adding NSAID can increase bleeding risk. ...Read more

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What happens if I take 200mg of ibuprofen a day?

Not much bad: 200mg can help stiffnes and sometims sleep as well. Side effects tend to be dose related. Low risk with 200mg once a day and high risk with 800mg 4 times a day. ...Read more

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Can I take muscel relaxer and ibuprofen together?

Yes you can.: Consider taking them separately though, about 4-6 hours apart. Take the ibuprofen with food to minimize the chances of experiencing heartburn and taking the muscle relaxer at night because of the potential side effect of drowsiness. God bess u! ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) for more than 10days?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) for more than 10days?

It depends: This question is not so straightforward because it depends on many things such as why you are taking it, how much you are taking, other medications you are taking and what medical conditions you might have. ...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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How many days in a row can I safely take ibuprofen?

No real safe number: In general, I would follow the package recommendations and watch for signs/symptoms of complications i.e. Pain, black/tarry stools, blood in the stools, nausea/vomiting. If you have had bleeding problems in the past with ibuprofen, I would take a drug like Prilosec once daily while on the NSAID to minimize the risk of ulcer bleeding. ...Read more

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What happens if I take 6000mg of ibuprofen até onde?

What happens if I take 6000mg of ibuprofen até onde?

Ibuprofen: The usual single dose of ibuprofen is 400 - 600mg. 6000 mg is 7.5 times the maximum single dose. This dose if taken very often may result in GI problems and or renal problems so be careful ...Read more

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How many ibuprofen 200mg can I take without overdosing?

Are you referring: To a child or an adult? In children it is based on weight. You may want to ask your pediatrician regarding dosing. For adults, it is safe to take 800 mg every 8 hours as needed. At times you may only need 600 mg depends on severity of pain and kind of pain. Discuss with your physician to see what is best for you ...Read more

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