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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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Does taking ibuprofen stop your period?

Does taking ibuprofen stop your period?

Review of literature: Indicates that Ibuprofen does not stop menstruation. It can decrease pain due to pms or menses ; reduce excess menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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Can I take exedrin after taking Aleve (naproxen) for headache?. Will asperin and Aleve (naproxen) interact?.

Can I take exedrin after taking Aleve (naproxen) for headache?. Will asperin and Aleve (naproxen) interact?.

Stomach aches: The combination (+/- the advil in your medication list) can lead to significant stomach upset/pain also can effect platelet function (risk of bleeding).Repeated exposures put you at risk for more serious consequences.Better to pick one NSAID (Exedrin or Aleve (naproxen) or Advil), be sure to use in appropriate doses. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Advil (ibuprofen) and percocet?

No problem: These two medications can be taken together and are often used in combination for acute pain. ...Read more

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Can Advil (ibuprofen) stop hand pain?

Can Advil (ibuprofen) stop hand pain?

Anti-inflammatory: Advil (ibuprofen) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. That means it treats inflammation, but it is not a steroid. It reduces the effects of inflammation which can be painful, but it also has some direct effects on pain. Whether advil (ibuprofen) can reduce your hand pain will depend on what is causing your hand pain though so this question is hard to answer. ...Read more

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Anything when taking aleve (naproxen)?

Anything when taking aleve (naproxen)?

Question unclear: Naproxyn, like other similar compounds may produce abdominal pain and upper GI bleeding, and can predispose to cardiovascular events which can be life-threatening. Can also interfere with some anti-depressants. ...Read more

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Can taking ibuprofen stop my period?

Can taking ibuprofen stop my period?

Review of literature: Indicates that Ibuprofen does not stop one's period. However, it can reduce bleeding in cases of excess menstrual bleeding ; decrease pain due to menses ; pms. ...Read more

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Can taking tramadol stop alcoholism?

Can taking tramadol stop alcoholism?

Probably not: I have seen no research that would support this. ...Read more

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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) for Hematoma pain control post op gallbladder while taking Cipralex, Clonazapam, and bupropion?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) for Hematoma pain control post op gallbladder while taking Cipralex, Clonazapam, and bupropion?

Advil (ibuprofen) can be: taken 3 times a day. I'd try 400 mg. If you go with 600 mg (3 pills) you may want to check kidney function periodically with a blood test. Advil (ibuprofen) can inhibit prostaglandin E2 at higher doses and reduce the blood filtering power of the kidney. ...Read more

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Are there any withdrawal symptoms after stopping mobic (meloxicam)?

Are there any withdrawal symptoms after stopping mobic (meloxicam)?

No withdrawal: Mobic (meloxicam) is an non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. You can stop Mobic (meloxicam) without tapering. It is not known to cause any withdrawal symptom. ...Read more

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Can you take advil (ibuprofen) pm while takeing ativan?

Can you take advil (ibuprofen) pm while takeing ativan?

Drug interaction: Advil (ibuprofen) PM contains an antihistamine, which causes drowsiness. May increase same when combined with Ativan. Be aware and take with caution. ...Read more

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Can i drink after taking aleve (naproxen)?

No: The combination of aleve (naproxen) and alcohol significantly increases the risk of GI side-effects from the aleve (naproxen). ...Read more

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Canyou take tylenol (acetaminophen) while taking nabumetone and tramadol?

Canyou take tylenol (acetaminophen) while taking nabumetone and tramadol?

With Caution: I would be most concerned about the effects on the kidney. Nabumetome (relafen) can be pretty hard on the stomach, can cause platelet dysfunction, might have additive effects on the kidney which isn't usually a problem. Tramadol shouldn't make much difference in terms of complications.You should have a physician monitor your tylenol (acetaminophen) use. ...Read more

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Can i take ibuprofen 4 hours after i taking aleve (naproxen)?

Can i take ibuprofen 4 hours after i taking aleve (naproxen)?

Yes: Yes, but just make sure you take it on a full stomach. Also, don't make it a regular occurrence. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) 2 hrs after taking aspirin?

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) 2 hrs after taking aspirin?

It's fine.: In the future, try to take them with food due to the adverse effect on the stomach lining causing heartburn and irritation. And also space them about 4-6 jours apart because one counteracts the other by latching on to the same area on the platelets thus negating each other effect.Have a great weekend! http://www.Sharecare.Com/health/nonsteroidal-anti-inflammatory-drugs/is-safe-take-nsaid-aspirin. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) while i'm using medroxprogestrone acetate 10mg?

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) while i'm using medroxprogestrone acetate 10mg?

Good question. Yes.: There are a number of medications that can interfere with birth control, leading either to failure of birth control or an increase in side effects. For medroxyprogesterone acetate, the over-the-counter supplement St. John's Wort (taken for depression, interacts with SSRIs) can lead to failure of birth control. OTC pain meds do not. Let prescribers know you take birth control, to be safe. ...Read more

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