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I wouldn't: The recommended dose is 10 mg/kg and the average 7 yo (@20kg) would take no more than 200 mg at one time. ...Read more
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 diflucan (fluconazole) 100 mg and ibuprofen 400mg as long as I don't take them together? How long should I wait between the two?
Mixing meds: If any interaction it would be mild. I would say to be on the safe side allow 4 hours before or after a dose to take the other medication but I think you will be fine. ...Read more
Is one ibuprofen 400mg daily enough for treating iliopsoas bursitis? For how many weeks at most should it be used?
No: That dose is generally much too small to be effective. ...Read more
Can i take following ingredients together? Ibuprofen 400mg, guaifenesin 1200mg and pseudoephedrine 60mg. Thanks
You can: But you have to know the maximum dose you can take a day of each of these medicines and their side effect. Ibuprofen for pain has to be taken with food. Guaifenesin to loosen secretions, and pseudo Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) for decongestant with side effect of rapid heart rate, anxiety and increase BP temporarily. Also consider all the precautions for pregnancy and ulcer, etc.. They don't have interactions. ...Read more
Is taking occasional Advil (ibuprofen) 400mg a risk for heart attack and stroke? That is the only crud I use for pain.
I wake from knee and ankle pain after about 1/2 hour of sleep. What maybe causing or what to do to prevent it. I take ibuprofen 400mg its some relief?
Varies: There are a number of potential causes. If it is causing you enough trouble, i would encourage you to be seen. One common cause is a "sciatica" which is an irritation of the nerves in the back that can cause pain that runs from the knee to the ankle, but there are many other causes as well. Many of which have a pretty simple cure. ...Read more
Had a tooth pulled out doctor said take vicodin, if stillin pain after an hour of taking vicodin can I take also Advil (ibuprofen) 400mg? If yes how many mg?
Pain in my lower abdomen.Doctor suggested me to have Advil (ibuprofen) 400mg thrice a day till 5 days. Is it okay? I hope it wont have any side effect. I am 23..
What is safer to use for chronic tendonitis and arthritis? Taken with meals.(i have gerd) aspirin (325mg x2-3 daily) or ibuprofen(400mg x2-3 daily)?
I have strep throat and am on penicillin. I'm taking Advil (ibuprofen) 400mg for pain and inflammation but am still in a lot of pain. What more can I do?
Gargle: Warm salt water gargle really help w/ the pain. The saltiness matches the natural body fluid condition and is really soothing. Alternatively, some find that organic apple cider vinegar w/ or w/out a pinch to baking soda (fizzy) helps. Try either or both. The cider mix is okay to swallow - not the salt water. Tea w/ lemon juice and honey (I won't tell if you add a dash of rum) is good to drink. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cipralex 10mg with ibuprofen 400mg 3 times a day+1g paracetamol 4 times a day? Does ciprreact with ibuprofen? Or paracet/codeine with cipralex reacts?
Painful cramps & Advil (ibuprofen) (400mg pill) only helps. Took 3 today, last 1 around 1pm, & haven't been hungry since taking it. Is this a normal side effect?
11d post vasectomy. Alternating percocet, Advil (ibuprofen) 400mg, & taking herbal baths (uva ursi, marigold, witch hazel). Is pain/swelling normal for this long?
Highly variable...: Post-vasectomy pain/swelling varies greatly from virtually painless with no swelling to severely painful with a huge swelling; the degree and frequency of such wide variation seems reflecting surgeons' skill. . Nonetheless, such situation is acceptable as long as improving surely ; slowly day by day. How long does it take to resolve? Occasionally, maybe up to 2-4 weeks. So, wait and see, ; ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im on Depo-Provera my doctor gave me a prescription for ibuprofen 400mg she told me to take 2 every 3hrs been bleeding for almost 2weeks is this ok for sure?
Is it safe to take robaxin (methocarbamol) 500mg with ibuprofen 400mg to 800mg or with naproxen 500mg? For muscle pain and muscle spasms?
Is there really any difference between ibuprofen 200MG, 400MG, 600MG, or 800MG, as far as pain relief?
Is it ok yo take fiorinal with codeine after taking Advil (ibuprofen) migraine 400mg? I have a severe migraine. ..Its been 2 1/2 hrs
Not the best : Your current treatment program is not the most effective way of handling migraine headaches, and accelerating use of analgesics is often followed by the pattern of chronic daily headaches. If you wish to prevent headaches and control when they do occur, see a neurologist, as the best abortive is a triptan, and there are many preventative meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Intermittently: It is okay to take Nonsteroidal antiinflammatories (NSAIDs) intermittently but take them particularly with food as they can cause GI/ stomach upsets taken alone. Additionally, 800mg is the maximum you should take at any one time. NSAIDs overuse can also contribute to rebound headaches if persistently used. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can happen if i take 6 400mg ibuprofen pills? Would it just make me sleep? If so, how sleepy?
Can I I take 400mg ibuprofen and a moderate amount of alcohol while on 15mg lexapro (escitalopram)?
Not wise: Lexapro (escitalopram) and alcohol are not a good mix and it's also risky w/ Advil - You can expect to be dizzy, drowsy, generally feel bad, weak and confused. There are some risks of internal bleeding w/ the combo pills. Find other choices - discuss w/ Dr and/or druggist honestly and intelligently. ...Read more
400mg ibuprofen @ 1230am. Then again, 400mg ibuprofen @ 1130am. 900pm now, safe to drink a few 6% beers, maximum of 6?
Way too much.: 6 beers is way too much for health. The standard low risk drinking level is 14 a week for men (not all at once, 4 at most a day). Some think that is too much for good health Have 1-4, and don't drive for at least an hour/beer afterwards. See http://rethinkingdrinking.niaaa.nih.gov/How-much-is-too-much/Is-your-drinking-pattern-risky/Whats-Low-Risk-Drinking.aspx ...Read more
Have costochondritis after bad cold. Told to take 400mg ibuprofen 3x day. is it ok if I have acid reflux? How long do I take it?
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