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An analgesic is defined as any medicine which reduces pain... so yes! :)

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Q: Is Ibuprofen an analgesic
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Ibuprofen acts as an analgesic and as an anti-inflammatory?

Yes, ibuprofen is an analgesic, an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflamatory drug) and an antipyretic.

What kind of drug is a analgestic?

An analgesic is a type of pain drug. Aspirin, Ibuprofen, and Acetaminophen are all analgesic drugs.

How do you spell ibprouphen?

The correct spelling of the analgesic drug is ibuprofen(Advil).

Is Vicodin Ibuprofen?

No, Vicodin contains an opioid analgesic Hydrocodone and a non opioid acetaminophen, whereas Ibuprofen is an OTC NSAID.

Does Ibuprofen contain Benzodiazepines?

No ibuprofen does not contain Benzodiazepines. It is a pain analgesic and also used as an inflammatory therapy to reduce pain.

How do you spell ibuprophen?

The correct spelling of the generic analgesic drug name is "ibuprofen".

Is aspirin better than Ibuprofen for osteoarthritis?

No, ibuprofen is better for osteoarthritis, because ibuprofen is an antiinflammatory and antiinflammatories reduce inflammation of arthritis. Aspirin is an analgesic, which helps to releive pain.

What is ibuprofen for?

Ibuprofen is a generic analgesic. It is prescribed for the relief of pain and to reduce temperature and swelling. See the link I will place below for more detailed information.

Can you take oxycotin and Ibuprofen together?

yes, there are no drug interactions between the two... naproxen (similar to ibuprofen) is even added to some oxycodone mixtures... ibuprofen will at most increase the analgesic effects of oxycotin...

What is the difference between Advil and Tylenol?

Advil, ibuprofen is the drug, is an anti inflammatory drug ( it stops inflammation) and an analgesic (stops pain) Tylenol, acetaminophen is the drug, is only made of an analgesic.

How many ib profen equal a pain pill?

I don't fully understand this, as Ibuprofen is an analgesic ("pain killer")

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