What is the nature of the lower abdominal pain caused by Ibuprofen?
== == 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 blood...& the results are immediate. please, visit your MD.
Lower abdominal pain and leg pain at the same time can be caused by sciatic or various other nerve issues in the back. This pain may also be caused by strained muscles that could be pulled. Ligaments may have also been torn resulting in this type of pain. To be sure one should always go to their doctor.