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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
Since you can't take Advil (ibuprofen) when pregnant. What do you take when you feel sick or back/head hurts instead of advil (ibuprofen)?
Tylenol (acetaminophen) : Although few drugs have been well studied in pregnant women, Acetaminophen (tylenol) has a long history of safe use during pregnancy and have no known harmful effects during pregnancy when taken according to the package directions. Acetaminophen is considered to be the over-the-counter fever reducer & pain reliever of choice in pregnancy in an otherwise healthy patient with no known liver disease. ...Read more
Have a terrible toothache, but oxycodone is making me a bit queasy. Will an 800 mg ibuprofen help enough with pain relief?
800 mg can help: If you have a severe toothache, seek immediate help from your dentist before the problem becomes worse and more complicated. Remember, toothache pain will not go away on its own. Ibuprofen 800 mg can help relieve the pain, where inflammation is present, caused from dental pain until you consult your dentist. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have upper abdominal & back pain & nausea. I get these once every few months and it will last for 2 to 3 days. Goes away after motrin & heat pad?
I took Advil on an empty stomach and within 15 minutes I felt nauseas, faint, hands went numb, vision was blurry. Is this because of Advil?
? allergy: You may have had an allergic reaction to Advil. Do not take Advil or related drugs. You may use Tylenol for pain relief. It would be prudent to discuss the matter with your doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Please answer urgently! I am experiencing a severe headache behind my left eye, accompanied by nausea. Will Zofran (ondansetron) help this nausea? Advil didn't help
Acc. Took 4, 800mg motrin and 1760mg Aleve (naproxen) in 1 day for 5 days(now stopped) now I have nausea, stomach pain(high), fatigue, bloating. What should I do?
Go to the ER.: People do not take doses that high by accident. Go to the er now. You my have a major problem. ...Read more
Gastritis: Your abdominal pains can be from many sources such as peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, gall stones, pancreatitis and many other causes. They can all present with nausea as well. Until you know the cause do not take motrin as this can make the gastritis or stomach ulcers worsen. Please see a physician in person. ...Read more
Went to e.R for ear pain gave me motrin, having nausea, body aches, fever, and weakness afterwards..Normal?
It may be normal or: Apparently you were examined in er, and they did not find any evidence of bacterial infection and gave you Motrin for pain and body aches.If you are nauseaous or vomit, i will switch to tylenol(paracetamol) as Motrin can cause nausea etc, and drink extra fluids.If you don't feel better in 2 days consult your doctor for another check up. ...Read more