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Severe kidney stone pain, Ibuprofen medication gives no relief. Any other medication suggestions. I'm exhausted from the constant pain.
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
My father have pain in a leg from the top to the bottom is being days already and all he took was advil (ibuprofen) andwhat medication he can get over the counter?
More info needed: More description of his symptoms is needed but if the Pain is in his buttock and radiates down the leg, sciatica is suspected. This is usually caused by pressure on a nerve root in the back by a bulging or ruptured intervertebral disc. Nonprescription pain relievers consist of Tylenol (acetaminophen) and/nsaids like Advil or Aleve. If pain persists he needs to consult a physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...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 cramps, or minor injury. ...Read more
NSAID's: There is a good chance that you would be allergic to other nonsteroidal anti inflammatory medications. ...Read more
NSAIDs: First, ask your doc how allergic you are. In other words, what's your allergy. Upset stomach isn't an allergy but hives & swelling of tongue/lips are considered part of allergic reaction. Ibuprofen is part of the NSAID family. Other members are Naproxen & even aspirin. Remainder are only available by prescription so you need to chat w/your family doc anyway to be sure s/he knows what's going on. ...Read more
Currently on xenical. If i take ibuprofen will either medication be affected by the other? If i take ANY pain killer will it be affected by xenical?
Hi i currently got my wisdom teeth taken out and i have been on clindamycin, hydrocodone, and ibuprofen do these medications make Depo-Provera less effective?
Headache every time i have exams at uni so what is the solution for headache due to stress while Advil (ibuprofen) and other calming medication doesnt work?
Calming techniques: Stress is more of a perceived problem, than an actual illness, so the phrase 'mind over matter' really applies here ! When you feel a tension headache coming on, the best thing to do is take yourself away from the stressful stimulus, take some deep breaths, visualize a calm environment or something that really makes you happy or relaxes you, and the stress will melt away. Try it ! ...Read more
Yes in moderation: Yes, keep fluids up, take ibiprofen with food, neither med should be taken long term. ...Read more
2 weeks since gum surgery for new crown. Taking pain medication, advil (ibuprofen) every 6 hours. Sometimes pain wakes me. Is this normal?
Not at all: See the Surgeon ASAP for follow-up. You should be on nothing stronger than warm salt water rinses. Get in there tomorrow. Good Luck. ...Read more
I used vitamine oil for two weeks and it broke me out. I have papules all over my face . Should I also take ibuprofen if any other medications?
I have asthma and costochondritis i been on a medication called ibuprofen , i feel weird after i take it because my right lower part of my belly hurt.?
Headache for a week-nothing helps. What should I do? For the past week I have had a headache. I've tried ibuprofen, excedrin, & sinus headache medication. I've used hot a compress and a cold compress. Nothing seems to help. I'm not sure what to do at
?sinus infection: A sinus infection and/or sinus allergies can cause a week long headache. The diagnosis depends on where the headaches are in your head. Are they by the cheekbones and forehead? Those are the typical areas of pain if the sinuses are involved. Are you having fevers? Green or yellow mucus? You may need an antibiotic. See your doctor. ...Read more
I have swollen tonsils since one month without fever or cough that are not releaved by ibuprofen and some other medications. I'm afraid of tonsillecto?
Just swollen or: Or are they sore also? Does it hurt to swallow? Has anyone you have been near been ill? Do you otherwise feel ok? Do the tonsils have a white-yellow coating over them? Very, very, very rarely some types of cancer can present as swelling in the throat. Some times the swelling can be persistent after viral infections. If it has been a month, seeing a doctor for an exam could give you piece of mind. ...Read more
Can medication(hydrocodone, ibuprofen and penicillin be passed to me through semen and affect my birth control ?
Birth control: This is more than unlikely. Although I always say that nothing is impossible this comes very close. Would not worry about this. Best wishes. ...Read more
Not on any medication, sometimes ibuprofen for headache/cramps. Healthy at 138 lbs, 5'1". Sometimes heart burn. Grapefruit/juice 3x after meals. Safe?
I rarely if ever take medications and i just popped 1000 mg of ibuprofen before realizing 800 mgs is the recommended dosage for adults im 24 yrs and b?
Is it safe to take expired Advil (ibuprofen)? I heard that the medication becomes less effective.
Expired medications: Medications that are passed their expiration dates can be less effective, or contaminated. Some medications could even decompose into products that can be harmful. It isn't worth the risk to take expired medications, so regularly clear out your medicine cabinet and replace with fresh medications. ...Read more
I've been allergic to ibuprofen and i was wondering all the medications that consist of ibuprofen?
Which medication helps best with migraines? Ibufrofen, parecetamol, nurofen or advil (ibuprofen)? I get them all the time!
Frequent migraines: People w frequent headaches should be examined by a physician.If known to have migraines, it's worthwhile knowing: Frequent use of migraine meds(eg sumatriptan) or acetaminophen (paracetamol) can cause "medicine overuse headaches." In other words, regular use of the headache med is now actually causing the headache. NSAIDS like naproxen (Aleve) can treat med overuse headache, as well as migraines. ...Read more
Does taking ibuprofen interfere with surgery? I took ibuprofen though it was recommended to cease all medications prior to surgery. Should the surgery be canceled?
None: You can typically mix most medications with motrin. Tylenol (acetaminophen) should be spaced out from motrin if additional anti-pyretic (fever) medication is needed. Childrens advil is the same medication and should not be given together. antibiotics, or other medication can be given at same time. If you have additional concerns, you can request consult. ...Read more
I notice sometimes that when i take ibuprofen, it affects my performance in the bedroom. Is this normal for this or other medications?
Ibuprofen and BM's: Ibuprofen can cause irregular bowel movements, both diarrhea and constipation. Constipation tends to be more common, especially in the elderly. Increasing your dietary fiber intake may help. (your profile lists hydrocodone which is far more likely to be the cause of your problem). ...Read more
Is it true when you're pregnant the baby isn't affected by medications until after 6weeks? I was taking ibuprofen 800mg before I knew I was pregnant.
I was recently diagnosed with gastritis. I finished all my medication but symptoms came back last night and I have a fever. Is 200mg ibuprofen ok?
I took two 800mg of ibuprofen. Can that affect the uterine lining. When stopping the medication, how soon does the uterine lining go back to normal?
Yes: yes any medication can be the culprit. I would stop the medication and contact your physician. Take care. Allergies can be rough. ...Read more