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Ibuprofen 800mg

pain medication ## My stepson was prescribed a pain med for his Lumbar back injury sustained at work. Not sure if it's LowerTabs or LorTabs, but he's also taking Ibuprofen and has broken out in rather large painful swollen spots. Could this be an alergic reaction to one or the other? ## Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that is used to treat pain, fever, and swelling. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding, and stomach irritation. 800mgs if a prescription only dose, that maximum available over the counter in the U.S. is 200mg doses. Ref: Medline Plus Ibuprofen Lortab contains Acetaminophen, and Hydrocodone, it is an opiate pain reliever. The FDA warns that it carries the risk of being hab...

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Big Pharma's Lockdown On Legitimate Chronic Pain Patients

Is narcotic pain medicine becoming a thing of the past? Why are doctors across America phasing out the practice of prescribing effective pain medication? Will big pharmaceutical companies ever truly understand what it's like to face the other side of the coin? Lately there's been a musty scent in the air surrounding the use of prescribed narcotic pain medication. Many doctors appear to be running scared as the DEA scours through fields of medical records, inspecting prescribing pads like a mouse scavenges for food in a dimly lit cellar. Should the day come when doctors recommend Ibuprofen to a feeble man who's been involved in a terrible car accident (breaking several bones / requiring extensive surgery), is this doctor at risk of malpractice when there are more effective op...

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White oblong tablet p42 on one side nothing on the other

Trying to identify an oblong tablet with P 42 on one side and blank on the other ## This is Amlodipine Besylate 5 mg used in treating high blood pressure and chest pain (NDC 52605-042). Inactive Ingredients: - Cellulose, Microcrystalline - Dibasic Calcium Phosphate Dihydrate - Magnesium Stearate - Sodium Starch Glycolate Type a Potato Ref: DailyMed ## I have found a pill bottle with the label ripped off in my yard with 14 pills. They are white oblong with p42 on one side and nothing on the other. I need to know what these are. ## This is Ibuprofen 200mgs ## I have a pill that is oblong white with P42 on only one side of the pill, what is it? someone had the same question and had answered it was generic ibuprofen but if this were the case why is it impossible to see in order to make sure...

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What Is The Difference Between Regular 800mg Ibuprofen And ibuprofen800mg tab leg (Ip466)

i need to find the difference the drug store mixed my perscription with regular 800mg and the ip466 and i needed to know if they messed up and gave me the wrong thing ## The only different is the company that manufactured it. They both contain 800mgs of Ibuprofen, the active ingredient in Motrin. So no, the pharmacy did not make a mistake. When it comes to generics, many pharmacies switch regularly, in order to keep the costs down for their customers, they will order from whichever company is offering the cheapest price, when they need to restock. This is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. Learn more: Are there any questions or comments? ## What would happen if i s...

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Oblong White Pill I 8

I have a white oblong pill with I8 on it, can anyone tell me what this is? ## The marking is actually IB and this is NOT a narcotic of any type, it is a discontinued tablet of 200mgs of Ibuprofen, a generic or store brand for over the counter Advil or Motrin. Some common side effects may include: nausea and drowsiness. You can read more about this medication here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## It might also have been an 800 mg tablet of Ibuprofen from Aurobindo (NDC 59651-0362).

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Louisiana pain management doctors

My Family and I moved here over a year ago from Nevada where My husband and I were seeing a Pain Management doctor in which I was prescribed Pain Medicine, a Muscle Relaxer, Ibuprofen, and also did as I was in doing 2 Steroid Injections, that did nothing for my lower back pain at all, I also have Neck Pain, this was due to a car accident that we were in 2010, I was in 3 previous car accidents prior to meeting my husband, none at my fault one i was hit by a drunk driver, I also had back pain with twins that were born 17 days earlier via C Section 7 lbs each baby, and two pregnancy that were Hell on my Neck and Back during the pregnancies.... I wish we never left Nevada as we had a wonderful caring Doctor that actually did test MRI's , Discogram that was painful procedure from that I ...

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Oval yellow pill with BL on one side and 4 on the other

Found near my checked bag when I picked it off the conveyor belt in Bali. One pill only. No idea how it got there or what it is? I photographed it then flushed it. ## Did you ever find an answer to this? I found one just like what you've described and have no idea what it is! ## I just found a pill with a B a Line and the on the other side a 4 ? I don’t understand we’re it has come from? ## This is a uk prescription tablet, ibuprofen so nothing to worry about in terms of danger.

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1p466

Oval white tablet 1p466 ## i HAVE A PILL IT HAD 19466 ON IT AND i WOULD LIKE TO KNOW EXACTLY WHAT IT IS ## OOPS SORRY IT HAS 1P466 ON IT ## IP 466 is Ibuprofen 800 mg, which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) originally marketed as Brufen, and since then under various other trademarks (see tradenames section), most notably Nurofen, Advil and Motrin. It is used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever, and as an analgesic, especially where there is an inflammatory component. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## From what was indicated as several med pill ID #19466 come back as Ibuprofen 800 mg capsules white in color. I commonly refer to them as “horse pil...

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oblong orange pill pain imprint 100 mg dogs

My dog was given these pills for after he was fixed but there is no info on the bottle they r orangeish caplets on one side has imprinted 100 mg and nothing on the other side i would like to know what it is since my son pucked my dog up from the vet and the vet is closed now ## Hello, Tinker! How are you? Did you find out what they are, yet? I've not been able to find anything that matches this description, but the databases I use only list U.S. prescription medications for human use. I'll do some more hunting and see if I can find anything. Does anyone else recognize these tablets? ## Did you find out? My dog has the same medicine for the same procedure. ## My dog was given the same pills. No info on the bottle. ## The medication is called carprophen. It’s a pain med for ...

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Ibuprofen alaxan fr for breastfeeding

What to do after taken alaxan fr. I am a lactating mom. And too late when i found out it's not recommended when breastfeeding. ## My daughter is nursing her babyor breastfeeding her baby she wants to take alaxan tablet,is it recommended for her? ## Alaxan FR contains Ibuprofen, and Paracetamol, the FDA considers them safe to take during breastfeeding, up to the maximum daily dose, but you should take a lower amount, if possible. Its typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, and stomach irritation. So, it can be taken, if your doctor approves of you using it. You can learn more here on the Mayo Clinic site. Is there anything else I can help with?

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tribedoce dx inj.

How often should I take the inj's.? ## Hi Sidney, When administering anything in this fashion, I think it's probably wise to consult a doctor first just to make sure you're doing everything properly. However, dosing guidelines for the Tribedoce Dx Inj. Solution suggest that patients apply it via deep intramuscular inj. once every 24 hours for up to 5 days. This dosing information is provided by a pharmaceutical company down in Mexico, where the product appears to originate from. But I'm sure there are plenty of doctors here in the US that would be knowledgable about how to get the most out of it, if that's one of your concerns. Hope this helps! ## Where is Tribedoce DX available? It really helps my Mom with her Arthritis and partial hip replacement. ## I tried taking...

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ardosons vs. Ibuprofen 800 mgs for knee n hip pain

I've been taking Ibuprofen 800 mgs per day for hip and knee pain. However I was recommended Ardosons for same problem and the pain relief is dramatic in just 2 days, taking 1 dose only. My concern is the interaction it may have with the blood pressure medication I am currently taking, Hydrochlorothiazid 25 mg. I know ibuprofen can also raise blood pressure. ## Hello, Linda! How are you? Ardosons is listed as containing the active ingredient Betamethasone, which is a steroid class medication. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, acne, weight gain, nervousness and insomnia. It can also raise blood pressure and heart rate, so it shouldn't be taken, without your physicians approval. Another issue is that it may cause fluid retention, which ...

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side effects of myprodol

I just want to know what are the negative effects of taking the tablet myprodol ## O que e myprodol? ## Can myprodol (R10) cause a person to come up positive on a drug panel (opi)?...The evaluation is today and the person took 2 pills yesterday. ## Myprodol contains the active ingredients Ibuprofen, Paracetamol, and Codeine, the latter of which is a narcotic analgesic. The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, headache, and constipation. Are there any other questions I can help with?

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Does Ardosons contain Ibuprofen?

I want to know because they say not to take ibuprofen with the covid-19 being here in the US. ## No, Ardosons is listed as containing Indomethacin, and Methocarbamol, but the Indomethacin is an NSAID, so it is in the same drug class as the Ibuprofen. Given the lack of information, I'd say its best to be cautious, though there shouldn't be a problem if you don't have the virus. Ardosons typical side effects may include nausea, stomach irriation, increased risk of bleeding, and sedation. Is there anything else I can help with? Remember to stay safe! ## I took one pill of Ardosons and I just read steroids may cause Cushing syndrome. Can I just quit taking it or should I keep taking it with gradual lowering doses?

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Can You Chew Ibuprofen?

I chewed ibuprofen and it made my mouth burn and now my stomach isnt feeling very good. Was it bad for me to chew it instead of swallow it? ## Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and these are well known to cause irritation and/or damage to the delicate lining of the mouth, stomach and esophagus. That's why they are distributed as coated tablets and the instructions usually direct you to swallow them whole and not to crush or chew them. So, yes, it was a bad idea. Even with the coating on them, NSAIDs can cause or irritate conditions, such as heartburn, GERD, ulcers and gastritis. Are there any other questions? ## I chew it and i didn't hurt me, is it different for other people or something? my headaches go away faster... ## i can't swallow pills, so, i chewed up a...

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Ibuprofen manufactured in the United States

I'm looking for liquid gel Ibuprofen 200 mg which is actually made in the USA, not not made outside the country for patients in the USA. ## Most medications are manufactured in foreign countries, now. However, there is nothing to worry about, because it has to meet the same standards as any other medication available for sale in the U.S. Ibuprofen is a NSAID that is most commonly used to treat pain, fever, and swelling. Its typical side effects may include nausea, headache, stomach irritation, and increased risk of bleeding. At this time, it is not advisable to take it for coronavirus symptoms, as they are unsure if warnings about it possibly worsening symptoms are accurate, or not. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Ibuprofen oval pill with the number 4 I on the back

The above pill were found with the round Ibuprofen 400 MG pills in the same bottle. The other pills are white oval with the number 4 and along side the number 4 is the roman number 1. Are these also Ibuprofen 400 MG pills ## just trying to find out the difference in the 400 drl and the usual round 400 ibruprofen ## Yes, they also contain 400mgs of Ibuprofen, manufactured by Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, the marking is intended to be a 4 with a capital i. NDC: 55111-0682 Inactive ingredients may include: Carnauba Wax Silicon Dioxide Croscarmellose Sodium Hypromelloses Magnesium Stearate Cellulose, Microcrystalline Polydextrose Polyethylene Glycols Polysorbate 80 Titanium Dioxide Is there anything else I can help with?

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pills 44291

round pill that is rusty brown in color has the numbers 44/291 on it ## Found a match it's Ibuprofen 200 mg, which is used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever, and as an analgesic, especially where there is an inflammatory component. To learn more click on the link below... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Pleae post back if you do. ## Can my six 9 year old take one of the pill marked 44 291 for pain cause she had a tooth extrection

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Medicol tablet

I need to know the generic name of medicol tablets? ## Medicol is listed as containing Ibuprofen, so that would be the generic. It is used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Effective kaya po ang medicol at coke? Ilan capsules po dapt itake ko? And ilan days ko gagawin to? Once a day lang po ba to gagawin? Hope may makatulong skin. ## Hello. Paano inumin ang coke at medicol?

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white oval pill with 123 on it no line

i found this thick white oval pill in my moms purse she is a recovering addit and i want to make sure she stays on track. on one side its blank on the other it has 123 and theres no line on it i was wondering what it was can anyone help ## This is just an 800mg Ibuprofen tablet, a generic for Motrin. It's a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Learn more Ibuprofen details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ## It's Ibuprofen 800 mg. I just took one for my tooth.

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