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Doctor insights on: Side Effects Of Long Term Ibuprofen Use

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What are the more serious side effects of ibuprofen long term use?

What are the more serious side effects of ibuprofen long term use?

Ibuprofen: Seriois side effects include: GI bleed, GI ulceration, mi, stroke, thromboembolism, chf, nephrotoxicity, hepatotoxicity, thrombocytopenia, aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, neutropenia, pancytopenia, toxic epidermal necrolysis, stevens-johnson syndrome, bronchospasism, thromboembolism, anaphylactic/anaphylactoid rxns and others. ...Read more

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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What are the side effects of ibuprofen long term?

What are the side effects of ibuprofen long term?

Possible: Possible stomach lining erosion and ulcers. Would take w/ food at a minimum to help prevent this. You may also consider taking with an h2 blocker such as ranitidine or ppi such as Omeprazole for GI protection. Also can raise blood pressure or even hurt kidneys - stay hydrated and make sure you tell your physician so he/she can monitor these for you. ...Read more

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What are short term and long term side effects of advil (ibuprofen)?

What are short term and long term side effects of advil (ibuprofen)?

NSAID side effects.: Nsaids like Ibuprofen have some unfortunate side effects that make them a poor choice for many people in pain and most people with pain after sports activities. They cause injury to stomach, kidneys, prevent your body from rebuilding cartilage in your joints from every day wear and tear, and stop your body from healing an acute injury like a tendon injury or an ankle sprain. ...Read more

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I was prescribed Lexapro (escitalopram) for anxiety after a week had weird side effects could the motrin i've been taking daily been the cause. ?

I was prescribed Lexapro (escitalopram) for anxiety after a week had weird side effects could the motrin i've been taking daily been the cause.  ?

Side effects: Without knowing what side effects you're talking about, it's hard to know how to answer your question. Can you please be more specific? ...Read more

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Less side effects: motrin or tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Both help with pain: But Motrin is an antiinflamatory as well. This blocks prostaglandins wich causes inflamation and pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a simple pain reliever and not an antiiinflamatory agent. Motrin can cause ulcers, kidney failure, and possibly cardivascular enents such as heart attacks. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of motrin?

What are the side effects of motrin?

Bleeding: Motrin is an NSAID so it can cause bleeding as well as GI problems. ...Read more

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Can i take solodyn, Advil or tylenol, (acetaminophen) and multivitamins together? What are the potential drug interactions? Side effects? Thanks.

Not at same time: Solodyn (minocycline) has many interactions; taking with calcium (usually found in multivits) can reduce absorption- they should be taken at least 2 hours apart. Solodyn (minocycline) kills our friendly intestinal flora which can lead to yeast overgrowth ; a wide range of side effects. It's wise to take probiotics ; not use it very long. Topical antibiotics ok. Regular Ibuprofen use can cause ulcers ; GI bleeds.See comment:. ...Read more

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