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Can large doses of Ibuprofen cause Petechiae? I am prescribed Duexis for RA which contains 800 mg of Ibuprofen to be taken 3 times a day.

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

Yes ibuprofen inhibits platelettes and as such can cause such bleeding.
Let your doctor know and you may have to try other alternatives.

In brief: Yes

Yes ibuprofen inhibits platelettes and as such can cause such bleeding.
Let your doctor know and you may have to try other alternatives.
Dr. Edward Hellman
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