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Will I get addicted to nurophen ... ? I tqke them as reqired for pain and swelling on my knee
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Dr. Robert Fietsam
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Unlikely
Nurophen's main ingredient is ibuprofen, which is also in Motrin and Advil.
It is a very common NSAID, which does not have addictive properties. An excessive amount can cause kidney failure. If you use a lot if it, I recommend you get a blood test to check your kidney numbers

In brief: Unlikely
Nurophen's main ingredient is ibuprofen, which is also in Motrin and Advil.
It is a very common NSAID, which does not have addictive properties. An excessive amount can cause kidney failure. If you use a lot if it, I recommend you get a blood test to check your kidney numbers
Dr. Robert Fietsam
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
It is non addictive.

In brief: No
It is non addictive.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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