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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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Is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin together?

Is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin together?

Yes: Tylenol (generic name: acetaminophen) and Motrin (generic name: ibuprofen) are different drugs, and can be taken together. Just make sure that you don't take more than the recommended dose of either drug, and that you don't take other medications (like cold medicines, or other pain medicines) that have Acetaminophen in them too. Also, avoid nsaids (like motrin) in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Aleeve together?

Is it ok to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Aleeve together?

Yes: Tylenol is a brand of acetaminophen (aka paracetamol in rest of world) which is a pain reliever & used to lower fever (anti-pyretic). Aleve is a brand of naproxen, an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug), which is also a pain reliever & anti-pyretic. So you can take these two together. However, don't take Aleve w/Ibuprofen (aka Motrin, Nuprin, (ibuprofen) Advil) which is also an NSAID. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take keflex and Advil (ibuprofen) together?

Is it ok to take keflex and Advil (ibuprofen) together?

If you need it: You can take advil (ibuprofen) along with antibiotics without any additional risks. Each drug will carry its own individual risks for side effects and toxicities which will be unchanged. The advil (ibuprofen) can cause stomach inflammation, increase in blood pressure and fluid retention etc. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take Advil (ibuprofen) and percocet together?

Is it okay to take Advil (ibuprofen) and percocet together?

Yes: This combination may be very effective on a short-term basis, such as treating pain due to surgery or fracture. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take hydrocodone and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Is it okay to take hydrocodone and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Usually yes: If you follow the recommended dosing schedule, it is usually safe to combine the two. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take serax and Advil (ibuprofen) simultaneously?

Is it okay to take serax and Advil (ibuprofen) simultaneously?

SHOULD BE: I do not know any contraindications. Serax is the brand name for Oxazepam which is a benzodiazepine and advil (ibuprofen) is Ibuprofen and analgesic in the non steroidal anti inflammatory class. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take colpermin and paracetamol together?

Watch abdominal pain: Colpermin ( peppermint) advertised for managing irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) paracetamol (acetaminophen (tylenol)) for pain/fever relief.These can be taken together, do not crush colpermin swallow whole(to avoid mouth pain/sores). Limit paracetamol to max 6 tablets /day (each tab 500 mg). Limit alcohol intake while on these combination to reduce risk of liver damage. Report abdomen pain , nausea. ...Read more

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Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

Ibuprofen naproxen and acetaminophen together, is this okay to take?

No: It is safe to take either Naproxen or Ibuprofen with Acetaminophen as directed, but Naproxen and Ibuprofen are both nsaids and taking them will double up on the same pathways, causing increased possibility for damage, including stomach, bleeding, and kindey issues. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take Aleve (naproxen) and tramadol together?

Is it okay to take Aleve (naproxen) and tramadol together?

Yes: but tramadol can make people drowsy so take it near bed time to see how you respond to the medication. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Ibuprofen and Tramadol together?

Is it safe to take Ibuprofen and Tramadol together?

No reported problems: Although it sounds safe - if you have a doctor you trust - you should check it out w/ them and let them know how it goes. That's a great way to be a team player in healthcare. Best! ...Read more

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Is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) and aspirin together for a headache?

Is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) and aspirin together for a headache?

Sure: You can space them out or choose one of the combination products like Excedrin (aspirin, tylenol (acetaminophen) and caffeine). I also agree that Ibuprofen is a better choice than aspirin. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take nyquil, a decongestant and naproxen together?

Is it ok to take nyquil, a decongestant and naproxen together?

Possibly: Check label for type of nyquil u r using: if it has acetaminophen, u don't need the naproxen. The other two meds should be ok together; decongestant may offset the sedative effect of nyquil. Always read labels carefully for ingredients. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take tegretol and advil (ibuprofen) together?

Is it safe to take tegretol and advil (ibuprofen) together?

Tegretol and Advil (ibuprofen): Yes - there is a minor interaction between Tegretol (carbamazepine) and ibuprofen in the sense that the metabolism of Ibuprofen will be increased so the levels in your system will be lower - meaning you may need to take more Advil. BUT my recommendation - start taking both medications and see if you notice anything. If not - do NOT increase the dose of Ibuprofen (Advil) ...Read more

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Is it bad to take hydrocodone and ibuprofen together?

Is it bad to take hydrocodone and ibuprofen together?

No: Hydrocodone is a narcotic analgesic which blunts pain perception. Ibuprofen is an antiinflammatory which may actually help decrease the cause of pain as well as having some analgesic (pain relieving) properties. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take naproxen and then acetaminophen?

Is it safe to take naproxen and then acetaminophen?

It is safe: There are no warnings not to take them together or separately and there is no drug interaction between these medications. Just do not take more of this medication than is recommended. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Xanax and Tylenol (acetaminophen) and amoxicillin together?

Is it safe to take Xanax and Tylenol (acetaminophen) and amoxicillin together?

Yes: Each of these medications come with guidelines for use. Drug interactions are minimal. Use as directed. Complete the course of antibiotics. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take alkaseltzer plus and ibproufen together?

Is it ok to take alkaseltzer plus and ibproufen together?

NO!!!: Alka-Seltzer Plus contains 325 mg of ASPIRIN per tab. Do Not take this together with ibuprofen. Taking it together could well cause serious gastrointestinal bleeding from your stomach, or bleeding elsewhere!!! ...Read more

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Tylenol (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more


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Acetaminophen (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more