Diclofenac and ibuprofen

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In addition to Fibromyalgia I also have arthritis in my spine and shoulder, so I take it for that and I can't live without it. Ibuprofen and Naproxen doesn't even touch the inflammation and pain.
The left side of my upper lip start to swell to the point where I feel like I have a small lump on my upper lip. This happens like an hour after I take any Ibuprofen or Diclofenac. The first time it happen I panic because nothing like this has ever happen before. Now I just ride it out and the swelling goes away. But today my lip is still partially swollen from last night. My only fear is that if I have pain or headaches I can't take anything for it in fear of having a fat upper lip.
Went to PCP today, who said it's inflamed tendons and prescribed Diclofenac soldium XR, an anti-inflammatory, twice a day. Wondering if this drug is safe for him to take given hepatitis and Cirrhosis. He has a call back into the PCP to double check before taking it, and I have a call in to his hepatologist to double check before taking it. While waiting for calls back from PCP or hepatologist, wondering if anyone on this forum may know the answer?
He has had pain and swelling on forearm recently. Went to PCP today, who said it's inflamed tendons and prescribed Diclofenac sodium XR, an anti-inflammatory, twice a day. Wondering if this drug is safe for him to take given hepatitis and Cirrhosis. He has a call back into the PCP to double check before taking it, and I have a call in to his hepatologist to double check before taking it.
Doctors have their own preferences. Both ibuprofen and acetaminophen can be troublesome in large amounts over prolonged periods. Your liver is not in too bad shape so it probably won't make much difference which you use. The best thing to do is follow your doctor's instructions and use whichever is recommended sparingly.
at night when I'm lying down I get Pain and Pressure in my left lung and chest area what is this
Consider pain killers / anti inflammatory agents like diclofenac, ibuprofen, acetaminophen etc. Best.
Hi, probably you have developed pleuritis due to lung infection. Try, anti inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen, diclofenac etc for 5 days. If no improvement is seen, do consult doctor for examination and investigations. Have a nice day!
Investigations like X ray shoulder joint or MRI cervical spine are best for diagnosis. Try pain killers like ibuprofen, diclofenac etc for 4-5 days along with hot compression. If no relief is seen, do consult doctor.
Sometimes an MRI exam may show inflammation, but there are no specific signs to diagnose frozen shoulder. Apply warm compresses and take some anti inflammatory pain killers like Ibuprofen/ Diclofenac. If the symptoms persist then get it evaluated from an orthopedician. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor.
Till that time,apply some warm compresses on the breasts and take some over the counter pain reliever(analgesic) like ibuprofen or diclofenac. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Till that time, apply some warm compresses on the breasts and take some over the counter pain reliever(analgesic) like ibuprofen or diclofenac. I hope it helps. Take care and regards.
The pain was okay not too too bad I was prescribed vicodin and I pretty much took all of it because more being uncomfortable then anything it helped me relax and sleep and find a comfortable position. Now 5 days after Lithotripsy I am having a lot of cramping and discomfort.. In the first 5 days after I did not pass much just a little blood.. Now I am uncomfortable and out of pain medicine.. Doctors are so funny these days about prescribing pain medication and Tylenol is not helping..
Also you can take painkillers and anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen and diclofenac on a SOS basis.
I have the exact same symptoms that you have. Have you received any help yet? I've been going to the doctor, physical therapy, and a chiropractor....no help so far. THANKS!
Take some warm sitzbaths(don’t add anything to the water) and anti inflammatory pain killers like Diclofenac or Ibuprofen if there is any pain. If the symptoms persist then please consult a urologist as antibiotics may be needed. Also investigations to rule out gonococcal urethritis may be needed. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
Apply warm compresses and take some anti inflammatory pain killers like Ibuprofen/ Diclofenac. If the symptoms persist then get it checked out from a gynecologist. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Wait until symptoms get more worse or fever spikes high.Till then OTC medications like Paracetamol or Diclofenac could help you with head ache and fever.
e diclofenac, ibuprofen and vitamin B preparations are available over the counter.
Hello, This can be due to hematoma formation or compression of nerves because of hematoma formed or by direct trauma during the biopsy. Apply some cold compresses and take some anti inflammatory pain reliever like ibuprofen or diclofenac. Also apply topical muscle relaxant and take some vitamin B 12 supplements. If the symptoms persist then you may need antibiotics as infection has to be ruled out.
WENT TO MY NEW NEURO WHO I'M SO PLEASED WITH. HE STARTED ME ON AVONEX AND AMANTADINE FOR THE FATIGUE.... SO WILL SEE HOW THAT GOES....I'VE BEEN IN A COG FOG FOR WEEKS NOW...LOOSING TREND OF THOUGHT IN A MIDDLE OF SENTENCE, IT'S JUST BEEN HORRIBLE THAT I BASICALLY DREDD WHEN I HAV'T TO EXPLAIN SOMETHING,OH I'M ALL OVER THE PLACE TRYING TO FIND THE RIGHT WORDS TO EXPRESS WHAT I WAN T TO GET ACROSS. MY PAPER WORK IS PILING UP LIKE CRAZY..
Take anti inflammatory and pain killer like ibuprofen. Is there any bruise also present? Apply some local pain killer ointment like diclofenac gel.
For pain associated with infection drugs like ibuprofen, diclofenac etc are prescribed as they have potent anti inflammatory action. Please follow doctor’s advice and avoid self medication.
Apply some cold cream or an antiseptic ointment. Take anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs like diclofenac and ibuprofen for better pain management.
Take some warm sitzbaths(don’t add anything to the water) and anti inflammatory pain killers like Diclofenac or Ibuprofen if there is any pain.If the symptoms persist then pls consult a urologist as antibiotics may be needed.Also investigations to rule out gonococcal urethritis may be needed. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
Till that time,apply some warm compresses on the breasts and take some over the counter pain reliever(analgesic) like ibuprofen or diclofenac. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Hello, This swelling can be due to a cyst or vaginal infection. Apply warm compresses and take some anti inflammatory pain killers like Ibuprofen/ Diclofenac. If the symptoms persist then get it evaluated from a gynecologist. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps.
Till that time,apply some warm compresses on the breasts and take some over the counter pain reliever(analgesic) like ibuprofen or diclofenac. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.
Indomethacin poisoning can cause headache, lethargy, disorientation, seizures, nausea, vomiting, and GI bleeding. Diclofenac can cause nausea, vomiting, tinnitus, hallucinations, and acute renal failure (3 cases). Propionic acid derivatives - Ibuprofen (Motrin), fenoprofen (Nalfon), flurbiprofen (Ansaid), carprofen (Rimadyl), ketoprofen (Orudis), and naproxen sodium (Anaprox, Naprosyn) Information regarding these relatively new agents is sparse.
Take some antibiotics (preferably with Amoxycillin and clavulanic acid combination), vitamins, Anti-inflammatory (like Ibuprofen/ Diclofenac sodium) and drink plenty of warm water to avoid drying of the throat. Avoid chilled and fried items. Hope you will recover soon.
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