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  1. Cold Knife Cone Today
    ... prescription? If so, you might try over the counter ibuprofen (in whatever brand name or generic version you wish ... ). It has fewer milligrams of ibuprofen and may not upset your stomach as much. I hope you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin

  2. Just had first chemo & need to hear from others.....
    ... Advil is ibuprofen , an NSAID (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug). ... is just one brand name. Personally, I use generic ibuprofen . Aleve is naproxen (sometimes called naproxen sodium...
    ... was beginning to think I was going nuts! The main ibuprofen brand we have is Nurofen. Not sure about the naproxen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen Naproxen Tylenol aleve Vioxx

  3. Cold Knife Cone
    ... was. It was either some vicodin or just plain ol' ibuprofen . If it was vicodin, I only took a couple of pills...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  4. ovarian cyst and bloating
    ... aren't a lot of home treatments that help, other than ibuprofen for pain relief. Your doctor might be able to...
    ... a program to relieve the bloating and discomfort. Ibuprofen usually helps me. I take two gelcaps, easy to swallow...
    ... pad on your tummy ? I find that this, along with ibuprofen (such as Advil) if the discomfort is really bad, does ... wonders. Ibuprofen s such as Advil or Motrin tackle the gonadotropins...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin

  5. First time for everything, right?
    ... day or so afterward. You may want to take some ibuprofen before your appointment, as often the biopsies can...

  6. what to expect - fractional sampling
    ... terribly and all they have you take for the pain is ibuprofen ? And I all of a sudden realized I may be headed for...
    ... as bad as I thought it would be. In addition to the ibuprofen I also took a Zanax (but I was still a nervous wreak...

  7. Who has had success with LEEP
    ... in bed. As far as pain, I took over the counter ibuprofen . I had an occasional cramp/pain, but it usually passed...

  8. Worried
    ... released shortly after both accomplishments. I was given ibuprofen like 203984092834, okay or maybe 800.. seemed like...
    ... crappier than I expected to :( I've taken the ibuprofen as soon as class starts (7am), but by the end of the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  9. very scared
    ... just thought it was menstral cramps, so she took some ibuprofen . She tells me the pain did not lessen and she was...
    ... another cyst is about to burst, take a couple of Advil ( ibuprofen ) and this reduces the gonadotropins which cause the ... pain. Ibuprofen is also an anti-inflammatory. I hope I have helped...

  10. LEEP side effects?
    ... know I had some cramping, but nothing that a bit if ibuprofen didn't handle. As far as discharge, I had discharge...

  11. ovarain cysts
    ... comfortable. Are you allowed to take simple Advil ? Ibuprofen will counteract the prostaglandins that are causing...
    ... days of having surgery, you're not supposed to take ibuprofen type products, aspirin, etc. due to the fact that...
    ... Yes I believe that Alieve is the same as Advil (ie. ibuprofen ). Definitely if you are about to have surgery you...
    ... didnt even think about not taking the aspirin and ibuprofen 2 weeks before surgery. I will try the heating pad...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol Aspirin

  12. Cold Knife Cone Biopsy Tomorrow
    ... meds for one day, too. I really didn't need much ibuprofen after that, even. Did they tell you how long it...

  13. I'm new w/ AGC, greater than CIN3: seeking support
    ... some cramping and discomfort, but nothing several ibuprofen won't handle. I am not really bleeding, just "oozing...
    ... Also, I went back to work today. I took 600mg ibuprofen when I got to work, then didn't take anything else...

  14. Not again!
    ... or twice. Otherwise, I stayed on a good dosing of ibuprofen for a few days. I stopped taking any meds for cramps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  15. SO scared...Someone PLEASE tell me it's not that bad!
    ... slow breaths seemed to help me. I also took 800 mg of ibuprofen before the procedure. Good luck! Amber...
    ... of a tablet and I did absolutely fine. If you take Ibuprofen ahead of time, which the doctor recommended, I suggest...
    ... went shopping afterwards. I didn't even take any ibuprofen or anything else. I also had to have laser surgery...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet Tylenol Valium

  16. 10+ cm Septated Ovarian Cyst or Ovarian Cancer?
    ... wouldn't stop. So I called my PCP & she had me take ibuprofen , which I did. It did finally stop & then a week later...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Provera

  17. Diagnosis HSIL and Fungus
    ... time that you're going to do this.) Also, take some ibuprofen before you go. Good luck. I hope everything turns...

  18. Should I be worried?
    ... the biopsy (he was not the one who recommended the ibuprofen but I did ask him if it was OK and he said yes). ...

  19. Anyone have an endometrial biopsy?
    ... few days afterward. I'd recommend taking some ibuprofen before you go, just to head off any discomfort. Also...

  20. Scared!!
    ... wanted to share my LEEP experience with you. I took an Ibuprofen just before. They have you pretty much in the same...

  21. squamous intraepithelial lesion (low grade) - and many questions
    ... learned from that point on to ALWAYS take a couple of ibuprofen an hour before the procedure. It doesn't numb the...

  22. I freak out at Pap smears - now colposcopy scheduled :(
    ... are such an ordeal for you. Taking some advil or ibuprofen before the colp is a good idea. Here is something...

  23. I need peace of mind!
    ... worry about that anymore.) I suggest taking some ibuprofen before you go. Good luck with everything and hang...

  24. Going for Colposcopy,
    ... afterwards though, so it would be a good idea to take some ibuprofen before you go. Good luck and please let us know...

  25. Cramping - Not Normal For Me
    ... never to the point where I've had to take tylenol or ibuprofen . This last week, however, I have been feeling mild...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  26. LEEP recovery
    ... I had moderate cramping for about 24 hours (took ibuprofen for it), and mild cramping for a couple more days...

  27. please answer a.s.a.p
    ... the first day -- and I needed nothing stronger than ibuprofen to soothe my pain. Did not really have any discomfort...

  28. I had the LEEP today!
    ... was really getting nervous. Also I took 800mg of ibuprofen 1 hr before it. Once it came time to do the actual...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ativan

  29. Re: HGSIL/CIN ll
    ... You won't feel a thing.) You may want to take some ibuprofen before you go, just to help dull any cramps or pain...

  30. Does the Biopsy Hurt?
    ... itself can be mildly painful, so I usually take some ibuprofen before I go in. If the biopsy is cervical during...

  31. watery discharge after LEEP
    ... I have mild cramping throughout the day, and take ibuprofen 600mg for that. Is anyone experiencing some of...
    ... better that someone had the same symptoms! The 600mg ibuprofen is not working too well, so I am trying to increase...

  32. Menstruation changes after LEEP?
    ... the LEEP. Cramping started and I took 800 mgs of Ibuprofen that took care of the pain. But I'm bleeding so heavily...
    ... mine said it was normal too. Thank goodness for ibuprofen !...

  33. Question about the Cold Knife Cone
    ... alot of cramping that felt like my menstrual cramps & Ibuprofen worked better for that for me. I had mine done on...
    ... drained. But in a good way. I cramped a bit, took ibuprofen for two-three days, and just hung out reading magazines...

  34. LEEP vs. WAIT AND SEE
    ... the norm but I bled more than usual due to taking ibuprofen for numerous days before the procedure. There was...

  35. new symptoms?
    ... painful most of the time, and I am taking 1600 mgs of Ibuprofen daily, which mostly just takes the edge off. Fast...

  36. about recovery
    ... won't be out of commission. Just take some Aleve or Ibuprofen beforehand and you'll be fine....
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve

  37. Laser surgery to Vulvar...anyone know about this?
    ... Not much cramping or pain (only over the counter ibuprofen for pain/cramps prevention) Then the funny discharge...

  38. Questions about LEEP and body reaction to biopsy
    ... mild cramp's for a few day's.Be sure to take some ibuprofen before you go,it will help.Best of luck to you with...

  39. Absence of Endocervical/Transformation zone component
    ... your pain tolerance), you might want to take a couple ibuprofen beforehand or talk to your doctor about whether or...

  40. LEEP Scheduled & Scared
    ... ladie's said,it will be fine,just be sure to take some ibuprofen before you go.Have fun on your trip,keep us posted...

  41. Help, PLEASE! Questions
    ... such.Good luck with your colpo,be sure to take some ibuprofen before you go.Take care! :)...
    ... sometimes a bit worse. Be sure to take a couple ibuprofen beforehand to help with this. The doc can usually...

  42. What should I expect with LEEP?
    ... smell smoke but not a big deal at all. I had taken 2 ibuprofen before and took two when I got home. It hurt pretty...

  43. questions about my cone biopsy
    ... oxycodone) but never needed to take it; I did take ibuprofen for a few days for inflammation and cramps. I also...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Oxycodone Percocet

  44. Early Menopause due to Treatment urgent help needed!!!!!!!!!!
    ... hydrocortizone cream to help reduce inflammation. 600mg Ibuprofen might help reduce the inflammation too. The key is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin elmiron

  45. Post menopause problems
    ... went away in 4 days or so with no medication, except ibuprofen . During the month of June, I developed a thick vaginal...

  46. Dr 90210 - the dr has cervical dysplasia / leeps!
    ... really give me anything for the after pain. I took ibuprofen ....

  47. New and scared... Any kind and knowledgeable souls out there?
    ... can deal with the cramps. I also intend to take some ibuprofen before the procedure and some after. Again, this is...

  48. Just scheduled colposcopy...scared & confused
    ... Karen, thank you for the suggestion about taking 4 ibuprofen before going. I think it really helped the cramps...

  49. Less than 24 hours til LEEP
    ... They gave me a pain injection and a super-tab of Ibuprofen , and I was being wheeled out of the hospital within...

  50. LEEP on Dec. 13th - update, and a little scare...
    ... they gave me what I thought must be a super-tablet of Ibuprofen - 600 mg AND a pain shot they made me wait 20 mins...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  51. LEEP coming up....
    ... all. Is that normal? She also said I can just take ibuprofen for the cramping, should I ask for a prescription ... pain reliever or is regular ibuprofen going to work? Thank you in advance for reading this...
    ... prescription afterwards. But, it was really too strong. Ibuprofen should work fine. Good luck! Tina...

  52. My experience with the LEEP procedure
    ... husband call the nurse to get a prescription of the ibuprofen with coidine. Why didn't they give me this prescription...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Xanax

  53. Im So Terrified....
    ... year I go back too once a year. I would suggest a few ibuprofen after the procedure. It ached for about 4 hours after ... all of the sudden the pain went away. I still took ibuprofen for a few days not much though. Good luck to all of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Inderal

  54. Got my date!!!
    ... actual surgery pain a little more. I am still taking Ibuprofen , Estrace and Colace. Could one of the remaining drugs...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  55. abnoral pap..
    ... Some people have said it hurts, but I took 600 mg ibuprofen before i went and it was fine. Good luck...

  56. Dysplasia on vulva???
    ... to take anything. They usually do the Zanax or the ibuprofen for the LEEP, but then you have the lidocaine or you...

  57. I just need someone to talk to.
    ... procedure. I haven't heard of anyone needing more than ibuprofen for the pain. I had a local and I started to feel...

  58. I just got hme from my LEEP.........
    ... skin. I also had mild cramps after, but nothing one ibuprofen didn't fix. The hardest part of the recovery, for...
    ... in and out in less than half an hour. I took some ibuprofen after and I was great. I hope this helps you feel...

  59. info on freeze or laser treatments for displasia
    ... was it. I didn't need to take any painkillers, just ibuprofen which did the trick. In my experience the biopsy pain...
    ... Personally, I would like something stronger than ibuprofen , since they didn't really do the job for the colposcopy...

  60. To Willow Star....have question for you......
    ... for some women. As for after, I was told to take ibuprofen for pain. I guess everyone is different but for me ... as a bit of aching for about a week after. I took ibuprofen which helped and was really all I needed. My doc told...

  61. Leep Procedure
    ... ..I have neither. My nurse told me to take 800mg ibuprofen before I come in, but I take Ibuprofen pretty much...

  62. LEEP procedure question
    ... it hurt for about 4 hours after I just took a few ibuprofen and it made it tolerable. I had a little spotting...

  63. CIN III/CIS and having LEEP procedure
    ... epinephrine. When it wore off, I was sore and took some ibuprofen . I am slightly sore today. It is an odd feeling...
    ... And was fine afterwards. (They do tell you to take ibuprofen a half hour before for possible cramping after.) The...
    ... several biopsys. I wasn't given any thing for pain, just Ibuprofen . I had some discharge, cramping and some ab and lower...
    ... anyone noticing but my pain was so very minor. The ibuprofen worked great and I didn't have much cramping. Everybody...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol