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Is Aleve And Ibuprofen The Same
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
Not same: But they are similar (non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Aleve (aka naprosyn/naproxen) is taken twice a day whereas ibuprofen (aka Motrin, Advil) is a med that can be taken every 6 to 8 hours (this 3 or 4 times a day). Both drugs work by reducing the inflammatory response by the body. You should use one or the other, but not both at the same time to reduce risk of GI upset and kidney stress ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Is it problematic to take hydrocodone, ibuprofen, and naproxen sodium or aspirin at the same time?
Yes: dangerous: Why do you need to take all of this?. Consult with your physician immediately. ...Read more
Is it safe to use ibuprofen (advil), aspirin (bayer), and acetaminophen (tylenol) at the same time?
Hard to say: You neither explain the reason for such use or the age of the patient. It is seldom a good idea to pile on OTC pain or anti-fever meds just because 1 isn't working. An office evaluation and selection of more effective agents would be the suggested plan. You wouldn't want to miss a treatable condition that would get worse while doing so. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: They typically do not pose any problems together unless you have health conditions that excludes you from taking these medicines. Check with your doctor before starting any new medications. ...Read more
Hi. Can I take either naproxen or ibuprofen with solpadol and which is the stronger of naproxen or ibuprofen ?
About the same: They are both NSAID's and will both be effective. Use whichever one is less expensive for you. ...Read more
No: There should be no problems with this combination. ...Read more
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