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Questions about Ibuprofen, also known by the names Brufen, Nurofen, Advil, and Motrin.
NO NO you should only take acetemenaphin ( Tylenol) when you are pregnant.   Taking ibuprofen is not recommended if Tylenol can effictively do the job. But you can take it in the first 2 trimesters for such things like migranes if you take the lowest dose possible.   No you can't ta…
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If you honestly think you could be pregnant, don't take it if the box says not to. Call your doctor and see what they say. It may be OK to take or they may tell you another type to take in case you are pregnant. If you're pregnant, it's worth the calling around.   I had a cold 13 weeks into m…
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No! Doctors and research have listed over 70 negative affects that processed sugars and oils in any form have on our health. Do the research. See Internet; 'Sugar, the sweetest poison of all'. Would you put up to 3 tablespoons in a cup water and drink? Internet; 'Dr F R Klenner 300 hundred perfect b…
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Your baby isn't really affected by your spicy eating habits. You may want to cut back though if you start having bad heartburn. The combination of the spices and the excessive acid production in your stomach may damage your stomach lining.
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If she hasnt got her teeth yet Then she is probarly teething.If she has her teeth then it is best to give her some gripe WATER OR SOME CALPOL the correct amount for her age. (hope she gets better)
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No it doesn't mater what brand of alternater you use, but in my experience Pep Boys life time warranty alternators are the longest lasting I have not had one come back yet
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Ibuprofen and Arthritis Ibuprofin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), like aspirin, that is used to reduce the inflammation that causes joint pain, stiffness, and swelling. Ibuprofen is in a class of drugs called Nonsteroidal AntiInflammatory Drugs (NSAIDS). The NSAID class includes a…
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Naturally talk to your doctor, but generally 600 mg (3 tablets) is within the acceptable dosage range. However, be careful, because if you just had back surgery, it sounds like you may be taking other medication that the doctors may not want you to mix with ibuprofen. Prolonged Ibuprfen use can …
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I use Advil regularly to help with my arthritis. I will often take 3 regular strength tablets when I am feeling very sore. I have heard that Advil can damage your kidneys if used excessively or over a long period of time. I find that if I take two Advil before strenuous activity it acts proactively …
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As a pharmacist I see a lot of stomach problems due to excessive ibuprofen use. The maximum daily dose should be 600mg up to three times a day. Thus 1,800mg should be the limit. Latest evidence shows no gain in therapeutic relief when going to 800mg three times a day. It doesn't matter how you obtai…
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Normally takes a week or so. It depends on if the Judge orders a hearing (which some do, some don't).If there is a hearing, normally a few days later there will be an order to dismiss.
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A withdrawal bleed from progesterone takes anywhere from 3 to 21 days after stopping progesterone. Usually however, most women find they begin a period in 7 to 10 days. I was taking progesterone suppositories for after IVF. I didn't spot or bleed at all while on the progesterone. I was even 5 days…
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In low dosages, yes it is safe. There are restrictions on who can take these drugs and when/with what other medications, but that is a whole different topic altogether. A The combination of a salicylate (aspirin) and ibuprofen (which are both NSAIDs) may increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleedi…
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advil is only bad for the liver if you consume too much, taking it occasionally is ok, but as with any medicine it can destroy the liver over a period of time   Ibuprofen, under all its titles, is hard on the kidneys. It is also hard on the stomach, and you can develop ulcers from overuse. It…
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The use of Ibuprofen with 3 or more ounces of alcohol a day may greatly increase the risk of stomach ulcers or bleeding after a period. If you throw up and it looks like coffee grounds -- or you have black tarry stools -- consult your doctor immediately. You can take anything you want and con…
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YESS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!i have horrible backpain because of my period and it works like a charm. if i don't use it, i get in so much pain that i seriously think "dang i'd rather just die right now". but when i use that ish I'm good to go in about an hr. i take it and then sleep.but if i take it bef…
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Answer First i would get a physical and then STD test ANSWER I don't think it would be quite that ^ bad. If you've never had a period before you are probabley about to start. If you have had one before.....whatever. You should know your symptoms by now.And maybe your pregnate.Maybe you just hav…
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If you are dropping the pan changing the filter and refilling .. 5qt should do..if you are doing a complete flush and fill .. 8.2qt
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You need to talk to your doctor or a pharmacist. Pharmacists are specialists in the actions and interactions of drugs like this.
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Ibuprofen For A Cat: Technically, NO, you can't give anything to a cat. Ibuprofen is deadly to cats and "Ibuprofen is reported to have potential for serious side effects in dogs and cats and is not recommended for use in these species." (Applied Pharmacology for the Veterinary Technician)NEVER give…
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I am not a doctor and am not sure about the liver or kidney, but I personally know that if you habitually take ibuprofen for any reason, you must take it with meals. I suffered severe esophageal, stomach, and small intestine ulcers from taking "ib's" on an empty stomach. Please be careful. It would …
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Ibuprofen--any NSAID really--when taken in higher dosages, and especially over time (i.e. for treatment of chronic pain), can cause irritation and even ulceration of the stomach and small intestine lining. For example, I ruptured a disc in my lower back 6 years ago, and I used narcotic pain medicat…
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At six weeks of age is the earliest you can separate babies from their mother successfully. However, if at all possible I would suggest waiting at least 8-12 weeks especially, if you are not clear on the actual age of the babies... Actually, mice can reproduce at 4 weeks of age, so it's best to sepa…
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Answer Tylenol and other pain relievers do not effect birth control. Antibiotics is what will decrease the effectiveness of birth control.
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I don't believe so, but I'm not 100% on that.  Ibuprofen and aspirin are different drugs however they both belong to the group known as Non-Steroidal-anti-Inflammatory-Drugs (NSAID)Aspirin is well known as causing bleeding in the gastro-intestinal tract, ibuprofen may also cause this in extrem…
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Yes, you can take both of these medications at the same time, and in fact your doctor may recommend that you do so. These drugs do not exhibit any inherent, dangerous interaction with each other, and have been in the field for a long time, so no new findings are likely or anticipated. However, as t…
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this could be caused from a thyroid problem or hormones depending on your age, i would recommend seeing a doctor.
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Ibuprofin is thought to counteract the anti-clotting effect of aspirin. Studies have found that heart patients taking daily low dosage aspirin, but also taking ibuprofin for chronic pain, do not get the benefits of the aspirin regime. See, e.g., http://abcnews.go.com/Health/DrJohnson/story?id=1…
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Aspirin, sold as Bayer or Bufferin was the first over-the-counter pain reliever to see mass production. Aspirin is absorbed into the bloodstream and essentially looks for prostaglandins, substances that are concentrated where we feel pain. In short, aspirin reacts with our blood chemistry to inhibit…
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you should wait two weeks before changing it heals in 6 to 8 weeks
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codiene as a pain relieverusually codiene is already mixed with a pain reliever, like Tylenol. (Tylenol #3 is Tylenol with codiene) to add advil would probably do you no better, and might even contribuite to a stomach ache. But if you already did it, it won't hurt you.
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It is a irritation of the lower bowel's walls. The medication has a acidic base, so it sometimes inflames the intestinal tissues. it can also indicate internal bleeding, even if you are not seeing blood in your stool. a very simple test can be done in your MD's office to detect the presence of …
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It is important to read the label of your box of Midol. Some types of Midol are NSAIDs - non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, which are contraindicated in pregnancy. It most likely will not cause a miscarriage, but it can create persistent changes in the baby's circulation that can cause grave har…
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Paracetamol should always be the first choice as it has fewer side effects than ibuprofen. It is therefore better to take paracetamol first and then use ibuprofen 2-3 hours later - but only if the paracetamol has not worked in controlling your symptoms. The chemist says - it is best to avoid takin…
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ITP - Immune Thrombocytopenia, a blood condition that affects to platelets in the body. Usually due to an unkown cause, the body's immune system attacks the platelets in it's own blood, possibly due to mistaking it for an alien substance. As a result people diagnosed with the condition are more susc…
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supplements and pregnancy Because supplements do not fall under FDA guidelines, the consumer has no idea how much of the drug is in each pill. This is the reason why so many people had trouble with weight loss pills in the past. While it is generally considered safe to consume these supplements i…
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No - dogs are very sensitive to the side effects of human pain medications (including ibuprofen, Tylenol, Advil, Excedrin, acetominophen and aspirin) and they can die from having it. It can cause fatal perforating stomach ulcers and liver damage with very little medication, as small as one pill in s…
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For the male l would seek advice from a doctor but l have not heard of any medical evidence to suggests otherwise. If you do intense workouts/exercises this will have a bearing in terms of sperm count and the quality of the sperm produced. Same advice for the female but l would suggest that you at …
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No but you can give them a childrens aspirin or half of an adult aspirin  The best thing to do is ask your vet. I have been breeding and raising dogs for my whole life. I have never instructed as a vet tech for the Army, or had my vet instruct me to give my dog something as strong as Advil. At…
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i took an Advil for a headache i just want to know if it will cause me to miscarryAdvil is not safe to take during pregnancy but it should not cause you to miscarry after just one dose but don't take it again. Read the label on all medications before taking during pregnancy. If there are any doubts …
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Adults: Yes, they work by different mechanisms. Don't go over 4 grams of Tylenol/day (1 extra strength Tylenol is 500 mg) or over 1200 mg of ibuprofen/day (each tablet is 200 mg). If you have any bleeding, cardiovascular, kidney, or liver problems, run it by your doctor before taking these medicatio…
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Yes, it is possible to overdose on ibuprofen. Be sure to read the bottle dosage information or look up on the internet what certain doses for certain ages are and their limits. you probably shouldn't take more than 3 I've took 5 more than 8 is probably bad! Don't try it either.I've taken up to 10 a…
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Obviously you should always confirm with your doctor, dentist, pharmacist first. Under normal circumstances Ibuprofen shouldn't be a problem, since it is not a blood thinner (as is acetomenophine). The problem researchers, scientists and doctors have tried to fight throughout the years is how to kee…
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Femimore is the only non surgical solution that has medical support. It works even if you don't do anything else. Best is when used together with targeted workouts selecting the gluts, targeted diet with proteins and vitamin supplements and the pill called Femimore. You can go to the links to talk t…
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Welcome to trigonometry. You're making a triangle. So let's make one. Picture a line on flat ground that is 100 feet long. At the "left" end, we'll put a stick straight into the ground and standing perfectly upright. At the other (the "right") end, we'll put our "angle measurer" or protractor, and (…
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Answers from a website I found: Can I take ibuprofen and Nyquil at about 2 hours apart? There are no direct drug interactions between ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil) and Nyquil (any formula). You may take them together, but the ibuprofen with food or milk. Remember that some Nyquil have alcohol so the…
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Yes, when done in moderation and timed appropriately, it can be done safely. Read these articles for more information http://pregnancy.answers.com/breastfeeding/cheers-the-scoop-on-liquor-and-lactation-part-one and http://pregnancy.answers.com/breastfeeding/cheers-the-scoop-on-liquor-and-lactation…
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No - Bufferin is buffered aspirin and can be fatal to dogs.
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None - you should never give Advil (or any other over-the-counter pain medication for people) to your dog. Dogs are very sensitive to the side effect that causes stomach bleeding and even one pill can be enough to cause a fatal gastric ulcer.
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Forte means that the drug (tablet/cap/syrup) has been given extra strength/fortified.
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You may have an upper GI bleed or a duodenal ulcer. Definitely have it looked at.
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Ibuprofen can be taken or prescribed alongside amoxicillin. There are no known side effects as the liver functions are thought to be within the normal operating limits with ingestion of these medications. However, it is advisable to seek professional medical advice when dealing with drugs.
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Medication Dosing This depends on what type of pain medication you are using. Hydrocodone 5/500 mg can be taken every four to six hours. Duragesic patch is changed every 72 hours. Oxycontin is normally prescribed every six to eight hours. Please, please read the instructions on your medication b…
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It will depend on the size your dog is - you should call your vet immediately and ask him about this.
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Answer If you're talking about the active chemical in them. Then no, they don't share a common one.Advil contains ibuprofenTylenol contains acetaminophenAspirin contains acetylsalicyclic acid.They're all non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Each of those substances exert the same effect, whi…
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Ibuprofen For A Limping Cat?: NEVER self medicate your pet!!!! Only your vet should be giving you permission by phone or, take the cat in. Put it this way ... if you had a child limping around the house I would hope you'd take them in to see a doctor. Hepatopathy (liver disease), renal…
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You should NEVER give human medications to your pets - they are not little humans and medications that are safe for you may be toxic to them. In particular, Advil and Tylenol (as well as all other over-the-counter pain medications for people) are very dangerous to pets - they are very sensitive to t…
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No it cannot. Ordinary paracetamol can cause a stomach bleeding but with Ibuprofen you're safe. You must be careful when using Ibuprofen while pregnant though.
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Absolutely not. Advil and Motrin are brand names for ibuprofen. I am a registered nurse.
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Ibuprofen is a remarkably safe drug. One person in one hundred will have some gastric distress with it (stomach upset) but most people have no more gastric reaction to it than a sugar pill. If you exceed 2400 mg a day, however, you will start to retain fluid.
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You can wait if you want to. Many people don't like the sweating that usually comes with a fever breaking and if your fever is 101 F or lower there is no need to reduce it. However, a fever of 103 or higher in adults should be lowered quickly and if it is persistent for several days you should see a…
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Shelf life of ibuprofen I have found various shelf life indications claiming from 2 to 3 years. (http://www.medsafe.govt.nz/profs/datasheet/b/brufentab.htm) One must also remember that a shelf life is an acceptable compromise by companies of two factors: 1. Efficacity of the product over time, …
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The brand name is typically shown on the rail, and more recently, on the table side. There typically is no marking provided inside the table.
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yes. Advil is a brand-name for the drug ibuprofen.
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Rimadyl is the brand name of a proprietary non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is safe for dogs and effective at controlling mild chronic pain, such as the pain associated with arthritis.
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I got this from a vet website http://www.vetinfo.com/daspirin.html Aspirin has the same problems in dogs that it has in people. It can cause gastrointestinal upsets and ulcers if the GI signs are ignored. It can cause renal failure if overdosed. It causes an increase in clotting time. This usually…
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Nothing - there are no safe medications that you can give your dog without a veterinarian's prescription. If you think your dog has a toothache, you should schedule an appointment with your veterinarian for a dental exam. Veterinarians can provide many of the same dental treatments as a dentist does…
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No, you cannot take Ibuprofen and have Kenalog injections. This is because Kenalog injections have a bad reaction with NSAIDs such as Ibuprofen and aspirin.
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Christianity is a Religion. Buddhism is a Philosophy on ending sufferings and not a religion. Although some zealots make it a religion and idolized Gotama Siddharta ( The Buddha). Gotama himself taught that he is not God.To answer your question; It is definitely OK to be a Christian and a Buddhist. …
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Answer Advil/Motrin (ibuprofen), Aleve (naproxen), and Aspirin are NSAID's (Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs) that are very effective with tooth pain. It is safe to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) and one NSAID at the same time. But if you suffer from severe tooth pain, it is best to consult a …
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I got the OK from my OB to take Motrin for my severe sinus headaches up to my 20th week. After that, because it does have some anticoagulant properties, it was off limits to make sure there wouldn't be any excessive bleeding either for myself or for the baby at delivery. YMMV, consult your own OB.
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Yes, advil has ibuprofen in it, NyQuil has Tylenol and they are safe to take together.
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The smartest thing to do would be to take your dog to the vet. I've had the same problem with my dog, and I wish there was another alternative. I'd prefer not to have to go down to the vet. So make sure not to give your dog any human medication. dogs don't have the same reaction as we do. So take y…
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At home, nothing - dogs do not react to medications like humans do, and there are no safe human pain medications for dogs to have. You should make an appointment with your veterinarian to have your dog's teeth examined and the veterinarian will determine how to relieve your dog's pain.
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Ibuprofen should be used strictly as prescribed to you by your medical practitioner. This is usually used to relieve mild to moderate pain including headaches and muscular pain. Ibuprofen should also be taken in the route that the doctor has instructed. This is traditionally taken by ingestion (swal…
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Special Medication that your doctor should recommend to you.
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No way. that can kill your dog that way. besides you should NOT give your dog anything that is not for dogs except frontline plus or K9 advantix 2 or maybe even seresto.
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It is slightly unclear what you mean by self-abuse. This could involve actual physical harm, or be the old term for masturbation. However, it doesn't really matter for the purposes of your question: the answer is yes. Any activity that is mood-altering is potentially addictive, and sexual experience…
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yes..because im a woman that has lupus & ive jes had a baby December 30,2010 & my lupus affected my new born heart..& hes sufferin from a dieased carried my his mother
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Take the dog to the vet nearby.
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[i heard dont mix ibuprofen and acetaminophen together.neocitran cold and flu contains acetaminophen.] Previous answer is wrong: ibuprofen and acetaminophen are one of the few definitely safe combinations and this is often prescribed by doctors when stronger pain relief is needed. By taking both …
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Stomach bleeding won't cause blood in the urine, however ibuprofen can be very toxic to the kidneys and digestive bleeding is a definite problem. You should never exceed the recommended dosage of any over the counter medicine without consulting your physician. Make sure and always tell your doctor w…
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I did it as a science project and the Tylenol dissolved faster in water. Advil has an extra layer of medicine on it.im doing it as a project and the advil was faster. Actually the aspirin was the fastest but advil was faster than the Tylenol. The Tylenol was slower because it had a 2nd layer on the …
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An Endocrine disorder (which is often missed) or a brain injury or disorder, or the process of dying in which all organ function ceases, related to specific internal mechanisms of the human body. Including those listed below. External sources are numerous. Temperature is regulated by the thermoregu…
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If you are considering this take him/her to the vet and get something in dog medicine if you can not afford this please please call your vet first.no
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Answer no i dont think it increases the risk atall,unless you have been advised not to due to high risk such as incompetant cervix then i would just go for it. i have three children and my fourth on the way and ive continued to have sex throughout them all,great sex may i add! just relax and stop w…
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No. They are two different formulations.
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Answer In general adminstration of expired drugs is not recommended. The expiration date on most drugs does not mean that afterwards the drug will be toxic, but the percentage of the active constituant will decrease below the effective level, Except in few cases, drug can actually be harmful…
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I just started taking Cytomel with my Synthroid today. I hope it makes me feel better. I dont have an opinion yet, sorry.GOOD FOR YOU, BUT WE REALLY DON'T CARE UNTIL YOU HAVE AN OPINION......
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I'm not sure, but i think not b/c Motrin and aspirin are not to be taken simultaneously one reason for this is Motrin makes aspirin less effective No. Motrin does not contain aspirin. Motrin contains the active ingredient ibuprofen. It is important to remember, though, that Motrin (ibuprofen) and…
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Yep Shaving gel is a liquid: it has no crystaline structure; it flows; and it takes the shape of its container (although it doesn't FILL its container, as a gas does). And consider this: Jell-O -- the edible version, not the powder in the box -- is also a liquid, even when it's set! And many pe…
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