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I want to know what is the difference between prescribed ibuprofen and store bought?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology

In brief: Dosage

Over-the-counter Ibuprofen is available only in the 200mg strength.
Higher dosages (400, 600, 800mg) require a prescription.

In brief: Dosage

Over-the-counter Ibuprofen is available only in the 200mg strength.
Higher dosages (400, 600, 800mg) require a prescription.
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