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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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Surgery on bi-cep tendon tear 1-2-15 takes nexium, (esomeprazole) diovan, Crestor, metformin and ibuprofen- when and what should he stop before surgery?

Surgery on bi-cep tendon tear 1-2-15 takes nexium, (esomeprazole) diovan, Crestor, metformin and ibuprofen- when and what should he stop before surgery?

None except the: Ibuprofen as the surgeon may not want have any extra surgical bleeding that aspirin or similar drugs like the NSAIDs as well as specific blood thinners like Coumadin (warfarin) and newer agents. ...Read more

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Is prescribed vicodin and ibprofen safe to take with Nexium (esomeprazole) and buspiroine?

Is prescribed vicodin and ibprofen safe to take with Nexium (esomeprazole) and buspiroine?

Overmedicated: Find the cause of your pain and stop throwing new medications after the symptoms. You are overmedicated.

Get another doctor to evaluate you and find causes for your pain. ...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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Am I ok taking a 600 mg ibuprofen?

Am I ok taking a 600 mg ibuprofen?

As long as you: Don't have any contraindications - this is within normal dosing for adults. ...Read more

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Took 1800 mg of ibuprofen should I be concerned?

Took 1800 mg of ibuprofen should I be concerned?

Not worried: That dose is okay to take daily under a doctor's care but exceeds the daily over-the-counter dose. However, what is not known is how long the 1800 mg daily dose can be taken safely without causing hypertension, stomach ulcers and other problems. ...Read more

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I took 1000 mg of ibuprofen, am I going to be okay?

I took 1000 mg of ibuprofen, am I going to be okay?

Y R U taking it?: The usual dose is 10 mg per kg per dose every 8 hours up to 800 mg per dose or up to a 176 pound person. Doses above that don't usually help and increase side effects. Most common side effects are stomach upset (possible ulcer). As with most things in life, on the one hand but on the other hand. ...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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I'm 113lbs and I accidentally took 1600mg of ibuprofen. Should I be concerned?

I'm 113lbs and I accidentally took 1600mg of ibuprofen. Should I be concerned?

Healthy otherwise?: Although not helpful to take too large a dose of ibuprofen, a single dose in an otherwise healthy person should not be a problem. ...Read more

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Should I stop taking ibuprofen while ttc?

Should I stop taking ibuprofen while ttc?

What is TTC?: We would have to clarify what ttc is to allow me to help you with this question. ...Read more

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Can I have ibuprofen with beer?

Beer + Ibuprofen: Combining alcohol ; Ibuprofen can ^ risk of stomach bleeding. ...Read more

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Had 4 ibuprofen, can I have a beer?

Beer + Ibuprofen: Combining alcohol ; Ibuprofen can ^ risk of stomach bleeding. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen if I have hives?

Yes: Unless you are specifically allergic to ibuprofen, the answer is yes. Although NSAID was once verboten for people with hives or swelling of any cause, this has been found to be more a myth than fact. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with ranitidine?

Can I take ibuprofen with ranitidine?

Yes: Yes, ibuprofen may be taken with ranitidine. They do not interact with each other and are safe taken together. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with antibiotic?

Can I take ibuprofen with antibiotic?

Usually YES: Double check with your pharmacist when you pick up the antibiotic - about a possible drug-drug interaction. If already started, look at the accompanying list of advice from the pharmacy or drop by and ask the pharmacist.
As to a general clinical answer, usually 'yes'. ...Read more

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Can I take two tramadol and an ibuprofen?

Yes: One can take both medications. They work in different ways as pain killers. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen with famotidine 20 mg?

Can I take ibuprofen with famotidine 20 mg?

Pepcid: There is no interaction between the two. Pepcid will help protect your stomach from a possible ulcer from the ibuprofen, so unless you have been told you should not take ibuprofen ever due to a severe stomach issue that you already have, there should be no problem. There is even a pill available now that combines the two products together. ...Read more

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Can I take ibuprofen while on lansoprazole?

Can I take ibuprofen while on lansoprazole?

Generally speaking: Yes but if it causes stomach issues I avoid and speak to your pcp about other options. ...Read more

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