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Can motrin make my gout flare-ups worse?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
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In brief: Not usually

Ibuprofen is one of the ways to treat gout.
We can have individual reactions to things. It's more likely that it didn't work and your gput flared anyway. Good luck finding something that works for you.

In brief: Not usually

Ibuprofen is one of the ways to treat gout.
We can have individual reactions to things. It's more likely that it didn't work and your gput flared anyway. Good luck finding something that works for you.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
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Dr. Pierre Moeser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No

Anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen (motrin) are used to treat acute attacks of gout.
These medicines do not make gout worse.

In brief: No

Anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen (motrin) are used to treat acute attacks of gout.
These medicines do not make gout worse.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Dr. Pierre Moeser
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