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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) and naproxen together?

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) and naproxen together?

Yes, you can: taking both at once should be OK, but taking too many NSAID's, every day for several weeks or months can cause damage. Always talk to your doctor before combining medications. ...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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Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) and ketoprofen?

Can I take Advil (ibuprofen) and ketoprofen?

Advil (ibuprofen) ketoprofen: No- both are nsaid's and you will run the risk of ulceration. ...Read more

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Can you take Pepcid and advil (ibuprofen)?

Can you take Pepcid and advil (ibuprofen)?

Yes: Pepcid may protect the stomach from possible damage induced by Advil (ibuprofen). Such protection however depends on the doses of each of the 2 medications. Small doses of Advil (ibuprofen) will not protect against high doses of advil (ibuprofen) ...Read more

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Can you take Bayer asprin 81 mg and take aleve (naproxen)?

See below: If taken too close together, the aleve (naproxen) may interfere with the caridoprotective benefit of baby aspirin. ...Read more

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Can you take Advil and ibuprofen together?

Can you take Advil and ibuprofen together?

No it is same medici: Advil (ibuprofen) is a brand name of Ibuprofen so why will you want to take them together. ...Read more

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Can i take midol and advil (ibuprofen) together?

Can i take midol and advil (ibuprofen) together?

Look at ingredients: Generally speaking it is not a problem to combine advil (ibuprofen) and products containing acetaminophen for short time. You always want to look at the ingredients to make sure you don't overdose on one ingredient. ...Read more

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Can you take Advil (ibuprofen) and mylanta together?

Can you take Advil (ibuprofen) and mylanta together?

No: It isn't harmful to take them together. It is NOT the case that they'll interact badly and cause side effects. But the Mylanta could interfere with the absorption of the Advil. For you pharmacists in the crowd, the Mylanta may significantly change the area under the plasma concentration-time curve for the ibuprofen. It is best to take your other meds at least a half hour before any antacid. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) and penicilin?

Yes: There should be no issues with that combination. ...Read more

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Can i take Aleve and naproxen together?

Can i take Aleve and naproxen together?

Same med: They are the same thing. Please adher to daily maximum dosage recommendations. ...Read more

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Can you take naproxen and ibuprofen together?

Can you take naproxen and ibuprofen together?

No: Neither metaphors nor nsaids should be mixed. Mixing results in double the toxicity but no significant benefit (if full doses of one are used alone). ...Read more

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Can you take tylenol (acetaminophen) and Advil together? Can you take tylenol (acetaminophen) and Advil together?

Can you take tylenol (acetaminophen) and Advil together? Can you take tylenol (acetaminophen) and Advil together?

Don't alternate: I don't recommend that you alternate antipyrectics like tylenol (acetaminophen) and advil. There is too great of a risk of accidentally overdosing one of the medications. It is better to dose the medications based specifically upon your child's weight. Your pediatrician can calculate a dosage range based upon weight. (this is often different that what you see on the bottle). ...Read more

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Can i take tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin together?

Can i take tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin together?

Yes: These are different types of medications and do not interact with each other. Motrin is an NSAID which is both anti-inflammatory and for pain and fever. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a pain and fever reliever. You should discuss your pain medicine regimen with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) and flexeril together?

Can i take Advil (ibuprofen) and flexeril together?

Yes.: But always consult your doctor first. If you ever experience side effects from any medications, even over the counter medications alert your treating physician immediately. ...Read more

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Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Can you take naproxen and tylenol (acetaminophen) together?

Yes: The advice is not to take two nsaids together, but tylenol (acetaminophen) is not a NSAID so it can be taken with Naproxen an nsaid. We often add tylenol (acetaminophen) to an NSAID help improve pain relief. ...Read more

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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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Can you alternate ibuprofen and aleve (naproxen)?

Can you alternate ibuprofen and aleve (naproxen)?

Not advisable: These agents work best by establishing and maintaining a therapeutic blood level. Starting and stopping prevents this effective level. ...Read more

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Naproxen (Definition)

Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It inhibits cyclooxygenase thus reducing ...Read more


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