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Aleve vs ibuprofen for inflammation

Premium Questions

Dr. Rovena Murati MD

I am on 100mg of sertraline (Zoloft) daily. Is it ok to take ibprofen and/or aleve for back pain. ...

Dr.   Mahesh Kumar T S MD

Should my 16 year old take 3 Aleve (previously recommended for extreme headache by neurologist ) with Hydrocodone for pain from recent wisdom teeth extraction. Dentist prescribed Ibuprofen and Hydrocodone....

Dr. Chandana Krishna MD

my son has mono....diagnosed a week ago today. He's had a very severe sore throat (which was to be expected). He's been taking Ibuprophen, Cefprozil , and lydocaine viscous.......Yesterday he took Aleve ...

Dr. Prasad MD

I just learned that ibuprofen increases blood pressure. I have been using it to combat inflammation due to arthritis in my right hip. Could you suggest an alternative? ...

Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

What herb or supplement mimics the closest effects of ibuprofen for inflammation? ...

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

& was prescribed ibuprofen but pharmacist says its the same as Aleve as they are both Nsaids is this true ? ...I had a what I assumed was mild reaction (slight swelling of area around mouth) after taking...

Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

for swelling. I can live without the pain pill. Could I possibly go on ibuprofen instead of the aleve ... about once an hour), but I m wondering if I will cause a problem by changing to ibuprofen....

Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

is Aleve or Advil better for pain/inflammation? My daughter is 14 and fractured her kneecap ... which isn t touching the pain sadly. But the ER doctor said to take Advil or Aleve, ATC, and wondering ...

Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

I have been taking aleve for about a year in correct doses for osteoarthritis pain. I discovered ... that I am having what feel like inflammation flare ups as a result. I am guessing this is the result ...

Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I am an asthmatic...74 years old...have arthritis...have never taken Aleve....have used aspirin and ibuprofen occasionally. Would like to see if Aleve will help me through the night...others wear off....

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rafiqullah Khan MD

Resting the jaw and eating soft foods are a mainstay of treatment. Stop chewing gum or hard candies. Ice packs can help with the swelling and inflammation, while heat can help to relax the jaw muscles. OTC pain...

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Consult neurologist and find out the cause for your headache. You may needvEEG.

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

If you recently had a fall then this could signify a fracture Navicular bone but there is no trauma then this could be tendonitis or early arthritis. I recommend that you start a NSAID like aleve or ibuprofen