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How often can you take ibuprofen pm 200 mg ?

How often can you take ibuprofen pm 200 mg ?

Every 8 hours : It depends but if you are adult then you can take up to 600-800 mg every 8 hours as needed. ...Read more

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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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Is it safe for me to take 800 mg ibuprofen every 4 hours?

Is it safe for me to take 800 mg ibuprofen every 4 hours?

No: The dosing period for Ibuprofen is minimum of every 6-8. Sooner than that can result in high doses that can problems with the kidneys and increased GI upset. ...Read more

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Is it OK to take 800 mg of ibuprofen a day?

Is it OK to take 800 mg of ibuprofen a day?

Yes: It is ok for acute pain for a limited time only. (1-2weeks). Take it with food. However It can cause upset stomach and even ulcer if you take it too long. ...Read more

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How long after taking 800 mg of.Ibuprofen can I take 2 excedrin?

How long after taking 800 mg of.Ibuprofen can I take 2 excedrin?

Talk to your doctor: Ibuprofen lasts about 6-8 hours. Take excedrin as directed after that. Nsaids can cause ulcers and life threatening bleeding. Talk to your physician about your symptoms. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 800 mg of ibuprofen and tylenol at the same time?

Is it safe to take 800 mg of ibuprofen and tylenol at the same time?

TYLENOL+IBUPROFEN800: Although there is no contraindication but why would you like to do it.800 mgm of Ibuprofen is a strong dose for any pain, you sjould try one of these and if pain is not relieved in 4 hours then you can take the other drug.Tylenol is gentle on stomach but 800 mgm of Ibuprofen can upset stomach. ...Read more

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I take 800 mg of ibuprofen every 8 hours everyday I have my menstraul cycle if I keep this up every month will there be adverse side effects?

I take 800 mg of ibuprofen every 8 hours everyday I have my menstraul cycle if I keep this up every month will there be adverse side effects?

Use only as needed: Long term use of ibuprofen can be related to stomach irriation, bleeding or ulceration. If used on a full stomach ONLT for severe menstrual cramping- this should not be an issue. ...Read more

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I take 40 mg of Prozac daily is it ok to take 800 mg of ibuprofen?

I take 40 mg of Prozac daily is it ok to take 800 mg of ibuprofen?

Yes: There is no inter reaction. However of you are on continuous use of it you doc may adjus th dosage. ...Read more

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I took Ambien earlier to sleep but was woken up with excurtiating cramps I have 800 mg ibuprofen is it safe to take one ?

Yes: Yes, there should not be a major interaction between the Ambien you took and the ibuprofen. You could try a heating pad as well. I hope your cramps are better! ...Read more

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