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Is it safe to take omeprazole with ibuprofen ?

I have just statred taking omeprazole and so far had no relief , woul it be safe to also take ibuprofen as well.
Fri, 13 Jul 2012
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Hello,

If you dont specify what problem you have, it is difficult to advise you on what would give you relief. Omeprazole is used for treating gastrointestinal ulcers that can be caused by chronic abuse of pain-relief drugs like ibuprofen.

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Is it safe to take omeprazole with ibuprofen ?

Hello, If you dont specify what problem you have, it is difficult to advise you on what would give you relief. Omeprazole is used for treating gastrointestinal ulcers that can be caused by chronic abuse of pain-relief drugs like ibuprofen. Good luck