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Take 800mg Of Ibuprofen
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
If I take 800mg of Ibuprofen, can I take acetaminophen? if so, how much, and should I space them apart?
Is it safe to take 800mg of ibuprofen every six hours for an extended period of time? What are the side effects?
No: It increases the risks of gastrointestinal irritation or erosion of the lining of the stomach. It can cause ulcers. And can put strain on your kidneys. ...Read more
I take 800mg of ibuprofen a day for arthritis pain. Is it ok to have an alcoholic beverage? No more details...
Key word is "AN": Ibuprofen may increase the chance of stomach irritation and bleeding, and alcohol can do the same thing and increase that effect of the ibuprofen. One drink, now and again, is unlikely to cause any problems, but multiple drinks on a regular basis can cause gastritis with the possiblity of causing an ulcer and/or bleeding. Taking the Ibuprofen together with a meal, or milk or an antacid may help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have fractured ribs and its extremely painful! I'm 17 years ago, 6ft 3inc and weigh 190 pounds. Would it be okay if I take 800mg of Ibuprofen?
With a full stomach: probably OK. However, rib fractures ARE extremely painful! Ibuprofen may not do it. You should see your physician and ask whether you could have a muscle relaxant, Tramadol, a mild narcotic, a lidocaine (anesthetic) patch, or a rib block. You could add Tylenol (acetaminophen) also. Use heat pad. Whenever you need to move with rib fractures, be sure to hold the area on your chest to keep the muscles still. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm in severe pain from great toenail removal i just took a lortab 5/500 can I take 800mg of ibuprofen right now as well?
Hello Dr. I pulled a muscle or pinched a nerve on my back, is it ok to take 800mg of ibuprofen and 10mg of cyclobenzaprine when I'm on high blood pres?
Bad knee pain during softball normaly in the front of my Knee but today it was in the back I take 800mg of ibuprofen every day before I play for pain?
Your 16: And have pain......find out why you have pain. Too much antiinflammatories can eat away the lining in your stomach and you can end up with an ulcer. See an orthopedist. ...Read more
Serious tooth ache took 550mg of naproxen 8 hrs away and didn't work. it's been 8hrs can I take 800mg of ibuprofen?
Knee pain is still here after knee arthroscopy last October and lots of physical therapy I take 800mg of ibuprofen for softball scared coach will bench me if he finds out I'm still taking pain meds
Time for a check up: Without knowing the findings from your knee arthroscopy, it is difficult to comment on your ongoing symptoms. You will need to check in with your orthopaedic surgeon for making changes to your treatment plan. Also, your participation in softball may NOT be the wise choice for activities, based on what your surgeon found and did at surgery. Bottom line: go back to your surgeon as soon as possible ...Read more
I have a kidney stone and menstral cramps. I am in horrible pain. Can i take 800mg of ibuprofen and 1000mg of tylenol (acetaminophen) together?
No: If the pain is so bad, you may wish to visit emergency room of a hospital. Take only one of the medications you mentioned, not both, and if that does not help, it would be prudent to seek medical care. ...Read more
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
Menstrual cramps: Usual dose of Ibuprofen for that condition is 400 mg every 4-6 hours (max 2400 mg/day). Higher doses increase risk of stomach irritation or bleeding. Take NSAID with meal to lessen stomach effects. Heating pad to abdomen may help reduce cramping. Gyn may offer other meds for relief. ...Read more
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How frequently can I take 800mg ibuprofen? I also have Percocet but I am trying not to take them.
Incomplete informati: Your age and weight? Other meds? Kidney function? Reason for med? Pregnant? BP? SOME people can tolerate repeat of 800mg every 8 hours. ...Read more
What can i do about a torn rotator cuff? I have tried ice i take 3 800mg ibuprofen tablets a day and i am in a sling
Torn cuff: If you have not yet seen an Orthopedic specialist you must set up an appointment as soon as possible. If it continues to hurt more while waiting for an appointment, please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. Hope all goes well. ...Read more
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I had a concussion a month ago and my girlfriend hit me in the head and now its back hurting. Is it ok to take a 800mg ibuprofen?
I have been having HORRIBLE HA I take 800mg ibuprofen no relief. The pain is always in forehead region more on right side. New sx, started 1-2 wks ago?
Advil is ibuprofen: Prescription strength ibuprofen is 800mg. Without knowing the reason for the pain, I think you should stick with the prescribed amount, and not add any additional medications. If the dosage does not seem to be helping, you should contact the doctor that prescribed the medication to further discuss the problem and alternative medications. It is never a good idea to mix pain medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My dr told me to take 800mg of Advil (ibuprofen) every 6 hours for my period starting the day before it starts through the whole period seems like a lot? Harmful?
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