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  1. starting spirnolactone...scared
    ... effects. I was reading that you shouldn't take it with ibuprofen ..is that true. If anyone out there has used it and...
    ... effects. I was reading that you shouldn't take it with ibuprofen ..is that true. If anyone out there has used it and...
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  2. Pain from a single breakout
    ... Ice it and take Ibuprofen . Apply a retinoid. I love Retin-A for this kind of...
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  3. Help! my ear hurts really bad
    ... infection. I've been putting heat on it and taking ibuprofen but my ear is throbbing with pain and i don't know...

  4. Inflamation...Freshly popped and driving me insane!!!
    ... If it's really swolen, I'd pop an ibuprofen to help reduce the inflammation. You could also try...

  5. Periods and other side effects of Diane 35
    ... massively painful - I had to take maximum doses of ibuprofen and at times just lie on my bed with a hot water bottle...

  6. Psychological Effects
    ... with friends and family. So I just try to take Ibuprofen to keep the pain and swelling down and hope and pray...

  7. What's Worked for Me
    ... is bad for acne. Ice is great for cysts. So is ibuprofen . Reduces the swelling and pain, and lets you think...
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  8. Proactive reatcion
    ... most help I can give you right now is to take two ibuprofen or aleve as directed (about every 8 hours), to reduce...
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  9. I'm in tears right now and need some advice.....
    ... so it has been itching for about 5 days now. Taking ibuprofen is helping but as soon as it wears off the itching...

  10. Aspirin Mask update...
    ... will ibuprofen or acetaminophen (in tylenol) work the same way?...
    ... [QUOTE=lleess;2911770]will ibuprofen or acetaminophen (in tylenol) work the same way? ...
    ... [QUOTE=lleess;2911770]will ibuprofen or acetaminophen (in tylenol) work the same way? ... Do not use ibuprofen or acetaminophen, they are not the same chemical as...
    ... On similar lines, in the UK you can get topical ibuprofen sports gel. I've been applying it twice a day to my...
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  11. hydrocortisone
    ... the pimple once or twice daily and follow up with an ibuprofen as these two things together will help to reduce the...
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  12. Really bad spot on the bottom right of my back
    ... if it's really that huge and sore.. take an ibuprofen ( motrin) and that might make you a little more comfortable...
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  13. 6 month Aspirin Report...
    ... anti-inflammatory acne fighting ingredient). Motrin ( ibuprofen ) and Aleve (naproxen) are also antiflammatory drugs...
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  14. accutane and bcp
    ... leaning over my patients so by the evening it got bad! ibuprofen was a god send for that. other than that it was fine...
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  15. Is Ibuprofen 800mg good for acne which comes from the inside??
    ... Hi to everyone!!!!!!! I was just wondering since Ibuprofen was for inflammatory swelling and pain, could it work ... would be highly appreciated!!! anyone else had used Ibuprofen for acne or contemplated it please write back!!!! ... !!! Thank alot Hi, Yes i take ibuprofen to help with inflamed spots etc and it really does ... any swelling down within a day or so, i only take ibuprofen when i'm desperate ie i have a special event to go ... have read about certain doctors now believing that ibuprofen is a usefull drug in inflamed acne. Used as i mention...
    ... Yup I take ibuprofen whenever I have to go out socially. Usually 800mg...

  16. Can i use a ibuprofen mask
    ... Well, Ibuprofen gel works brilliantly for me, so it should work. ... that salicylic acid blocks the COX enzymes, as does ibuprofen ....
    ... Yup, aspirin and ibuprofen both treat inflammation, and both can treat pimples...
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  17. big cyst on my cheek
    ... still there and oh so red and ouchy. I am taking ibuprofen and trying to use warm compresses (but it hasn't come...

  18. PAINFUL Cysts!!!
    ... any real advice but when i get painfull spots i take ibuprofen which ease the pain and do eventually reduce inflamation ... up with BP 10% Apply hydrocortisone cream Take 2 ibuprofen I hope this helps you...
    ... proactive with no luck. I will try the supplements, and ibuprofen , and stay with the baking soda wash. everyone has...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone accutane

  19. Painfull Breakout
    ... s on the side of my head, i am about to take some ibuprofen as the pain from these thing's is getting to me, i ... i've applied BP 10% and hydrocortisone followed by ibuprofen so there's not much more i can do aprt from wait lol...
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  20. the advil mask??
    ... concentrated salicylic acid on your face. Advil is ibuprofen , which is completely different. Anyway, all you have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  21. Has anybody tried Murad / Acne Complex?
    ... broke out in the T zone. It took using Benadryl and Ibuprofen , along with aloe, to calm it down. Then my skin got...
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  22. Help.. I have an interview tomorrow!
    ... in it that I was allergic to. I took Benadryl and Ibuprofen to calm it down. Pure aloe vera gel also helped....
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  23. .cystic acne
    ... Try to be gentle with them and not pick. Take an ibuprofen to help with pain and swelling. Good luck!...
    ... sleep..the pain kept bugging me. So i cant take both ibuprofen and sleeping pills. err...this stuff really hurts...

  24. Murad acne complex system
    ... face is actually swollen. I am taking Benadryl and Ibuprofen to calm it down. It is almost like I got a bad sunburn...
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  25. cyst help
    ... Put a little hydrocortisone cream on it and take an ibuprofen . Usually worked for me....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  26. Anti Inflammotries
    ... i am suffering with an inflamed spot i have found ibuprofen to be very good at reducing any swelling but i do...

  27. Help with cysts????
    ... apply some Benzoyl peroxide and pop 2 high strength Ibuprofen , keep taking the Ibuprofen until the swelling subsides...
    ... I'd put the hydrocortisone cream on them and take ibuprofen (like scouselad suggested). That works pretty good...
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  28. long-lasting acne?
    ... little bit of hydrocortisone cream on it and take some ibuprofen . These kinds of spots are pains in the butt....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  29. Accutane Poll
    ... noticed was that she developed a drug sensitivity to ibuprofen ( may not be related) otherwise litlle to none side...

  30. Omg-someone Help Please!
    ... two. Cut out all refined/processed foods. Take some ibuprofen if it hurts. hang in there, hon, you're beautiful...

  31. Acme That Hurts
    ... Oh, that's not very helpful. Honey, take some ibuprofen (Advil) to make it stop hurting and to decrease the...

  32. Trying Ice
    ... the day, followed by Hydrocortisone and B.P and 2 ibuprofen , Today i am going to try ice instead, i have placed...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  33. After 15 years, I CURED my acne with MOTRIN!!
    ... but my acne went away 99% using over-the-counter ibuprofen (Motrin). I developed moderate acne as a teen and ... Today I am about 99% acne free and only take 2-4 ibuprofen s a day to stay clear. I told my doctor, and she ... to say she would consider giving her acne patients ibuprofen shots to help with redness. Good luck! I hope...
    ... Hi I discovered that ibuprofen helped alot with my skin problems too a few years ... ago, I was ill and taking ibuprofen to reduce my temperature when I also noticed that ... to reduce in size over night, I wouldn't say that ibuprofen has cured me but it does help, saying that though...
    ... After I had my surgery last year I had to take ibuprofen all day to help with the pain. After about a week ... could barely swallow. My doctor said this was from the ibuprofen and that this happens to some people. If you are not...
    ... downer, I'm just saying that honestly, taking that much ibuprofen a day is hard on your system. Obviously things like...
    ... google and found some pretty interesting stuff about ibuprofen . It can cause intestine and stomach problems if taken...
    ... Hi- it's me again. I am 100% positive that the ibuprofen is what eliminated my acne. This is because after ... had to beat it back into submission by resuming the ibuprofen . After it was gone the 2nd time, I backed off to ... I don't want to kill anybody here. The risk of ibuprofen is well documented - it is all dose/length related ... generally safe MOST of the time. Many people take ibuprofen constantly without problem. For example, athletes ... year old father has been taking prescription strength ibuprofen several times daily for arthritis for many years without ... all that, I'll take my chances with over-the-counter ibuprofen ....
    ... the side effects, I am sure there is a version of Ibuprofen that is enteric coated (this reduces the risk of stomach...
    ... understand the point of this thread. Who would take Ibuprofen in those amounts? ARe you trying to kill yourself ... public. YOur 26 your acne probably just subsided..... Ibuprofen can lead to problems if used in high doses for a long...
    ... understand the point of this thread. Who would take Ibuprofen in those amounts? ARe you trying to kill yourself ... public. YOur 26 your acne probably just subsided..... Ibuprofen can lead to problems if used in high doses for a long ... it or not doctors do actually prescribe long term ibuprofen for inflammotry disorders of the joints etc, although...
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  34. Is this a cyst?
    ... gone. You could also try a hot compress and pop some ibuprofen ....

  35. under the skin lumps
    ... compresses and followed up with aloe vera along with 2 ibuprofen , i am absolutley determined not to squeeze or mess...

  36. painfull spot
    ... painful spots, I'd use the ice trick and take some ibuprofen . Those painful spots are the worst. Good luck....

  37. Ice or warm water!?
    ... I've heard that Ibuprofen actually can work to reduce swelling. Obviously don...

  38. Fastest way to get rid of swellness and redness
    ... take some ibuprofen (advil, nurofen etc), put some ice on it, take some...

  39. i need clear skin in exactly three weeks
    ... to my vitamins. i also heard things like taking ibuprofen can temporarily reduce swelling and stuff like that...

  40. nonbelievers & believers of diet/acne connection
    ... or a cluster of them that make my skin itch, I take ibuprofen and it does the trick. "but if a drug can help...
    ... or a cluster of them that make my skin itch, I take ibuprofen and it does the trick. "but if a drug can help...
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  41. i now know what it feels like...
    ... You could try taking ibuprofen and putting some ice on it to reduce the swelling...

  42. Help! I'm in a wedding this Saturday!
    ... - take ibuprofen (advil, nurofen etc) this will make the swelling go...

  43. roaccutane. reply please..
    ... great pain), knees, elbows and neck. I was prescribed Ibuprofen to help this, but they led to stomach problems. ...
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  44. CYSTS - ice or heat???
    ... the centre of the cyst Follow with B.P 10% Pop an ibuprofen 400mg tablet This always helps me good luck By...
    ... When I used to get cysts, I'd take an ibuprofen and put ice on the cyst. It reduced the swelling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  45. Ibuprofen...?...helps acne
    ... disease in College from the mixture of alcohol and ibuprofen . So be careful. I have also been lectured by my physician ... for taking too much ibuprofen when I broke my foot. He perscribed me percoset and ... so I would cut down on the ibuprofen.... because ibuprofen is also no good for bone health, development and repair ... damaged liver is known to contribute to acne. I use ibuprofen , myself, cause it is good for pain, I am just telling ... cause damaged if used too much. Moderation. I am sure ibuprofen is an anti-inflamatory and that could be why it helps...

  46. Best way to crush up pills?
    ... I read someone's post about crushing up an ibuprofen and mixing it with water to make a paste and apply...
    ... spikie i have not heard of crushing ibuprofen but i have used the aspirin mask or paste before. ... I'm not sure if it is difficult or not to crush ibuprofen but it is very easy to crush the aspirin. It basically ... first. i'm not sure if this will work the same for ibuprofen or not but you could try....
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  47. Cyst
    ... Best remedy is to take some ibuprofen and leave it alone. Good Luck :)...

  48. ibuprofen for stubborn acne
    ... ibuprofen is good for inflammation pain, that is why it's good...
    ... acne is oil. Too much ibuprofen is bad for your liver and can lead to kidney failure...
    ... Long term Ibuprofen can indeed cause stomach or kidney damage so exercise...
    ... Hi, I to use ibuprofen when i am desperate to speed up the healing of an ... apply BP 10% followed by a dab of Hydrocortisone and 2 Ibuprofen before bed,usually i notice alot of improvement the ... following morning. I usually continue the Ibuprofen treatment until the inflamation totally dissapears ... that,s around 2/3 days for me. I always try to take Ibuprofen on a full stomach as this can reduce the side effects...
    ... How in the world could ibuprofen work with Hyperpigmentation?...
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  49. Has anyone ever went to a job interview on a breakout?
    ... huge pimple on my forehead (huge! had I known to take ibuprofen back then it wouldn't have been so bad) and got the...

  50. Getting married mid June....Please help
    ... in the lead up to the wedding say, 2 weeks, take ibuprofen (advil or nurofen) daily. This reduces the swelling...

  51. Accutane Questions/Concerns
    ... then no more accutane". I didn't have to take the ibuprofen as the pain has ceased. But I don't want to stop...
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  52. HUGE pimple about to form! Help!
    ... Take some ibuprofen or anti-inflammatory like voltaren. Or if you have...
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  53. I think it is a Cyst! please help
    ... use ice instead of heat on it. And you could take ibuprofen for the inflammation and discomfort. They can be...
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  54. Shorterm antibiotic therapy
    ... do it with Hydrocortisone cream, Queen Helen's, and Ibuprofen . The last three I had, I was able to keep to get rid...
    ... do it with Hydrocortisone cream, Queen Helen's, and Ibuprofen . The last three I had, I was able to keep to get rid...
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  55. Cyst forming on forehead, please help
    ... later and leave alone until the morning,also pop some ibuprofen asap...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  56. Spots that re appear in the same area
    ... BP on it and hydrocortisone,hopefully along with 2 ibuprofen this may help. Doesnt your skin get you down at times...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hydrocortisone

  57. quickest way to get rid of those BIG zits...
    ... If they just won't go away I take some ibuprofen (advil, nurofen, etc) before bed and they'll be almost...

  58. the perfect asprin mask
    ... regular aspirin, i don't have any..as I usually just use Ibuprofen for headaches. My face has really been clearing lately...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  59. Home Phototherapy for Mild/Moderate Acne
    ... and evening also. The derm also suggested l gelcap ibuprofen morning and evening to help reduce inflammation which...
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  60. Which is the real culprit? Hormones vs Diet
    ... nor advil. I would pop 1800 - 2400mg of Motrin ( Ibuprofen ) a day and usually on an empty stomach to get rid...
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  61. acne, diet, hormones...my story
    ... nor advil. I would pop 1800 - 2400mg of Motrin ( Ibuprofen ) a day and usually on an empty stomach to get rid...
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  62. need help to reduce the size of a spot
    ... have on the bridge of my nose? I have been taking ibuprofen and applying benzoylperoxide cream followed by hydrocortiso...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl Hydrocortisone

  63. Aspirin Mask is working great! Must try!
    ... to make an aspirin mask last night but we only had ibuprofen . So today when out getting Christmas decorations we...
    ... those who regularly used drugs such as aspirin and ibuprofen had the risk of developing breast cancer cut by almost...
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  64. HUGE cyst forming.. what to do?
    ... take some ibuprofen (antiinflammatory eg. advil, nurofen etc)...
    ... take some ibuprofen (antiinflammatory eg. advil, nurofen etc) Have ... you tried taking ibuprofen ? If so how fast does it work?...

  65. Big Painfull one on chin help!..
    ... a little squeeze then stoped my self.. I took some ibuprofen .. and my minocylcline acne antibiotic.. cleaned the...
    ... a little squeeze then stoped my self.. I took some ibuprofen .. and my minocylcline acne antibiotic.. cleaned the...
    ... a little squeeze then stoped my self.. I took some ibuprofen .. and my minocylcline acne antibiotic.. cleaned the...

  66. Does anyone else have itchy,painful cysts and what can be used to calm it?
    ... any new ones in months. It was amazing. I also took ibuprofen during the day to help with the pain and swelling...

  67. Has anyone done ACCUTANE??
    ... running and she even started having pain just walking. Ibuprofen didn't do a thing for it. Its really a shame, the...
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  68. Banishing a zit overnight?
    ... FONT=Georgia]What works well for me is taking some ibuprofen before I go to bed and putting BP cream on it, as...

  69. Skin Swelling Day 2
    ... skin look redder. Also today i have started to take Ibuprofen to try and reduce the size of the swelling,it also...
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  70. SHARP PIN TO BUST??
    ... so and re emerging it in hot water,then i'd pop an ibuprofen or aspirin and keep taking them until the spot reduces...
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  71. Lip is so swollen!
    ... accutane pill and a really powerful (prescription) ibuprofen .. and then im gona ice it for 10 minutes... ahhhhhhhhh...
    ... Ibuprofen helped a lot. I took a 600 mg tablet in the morning...
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  72. Drying Out Acne
    ... antiseptic cream or someting on them lines,also id pop an ibuprofen tablet to calm the inflamation down,all this sounds...

  73. acetominophen?
    ... analgesic (painkiller). Aspirin (ASA) and Motrin/Advil ( ibuprofen ) are both anti-inflammatories, but I don't know if...
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  74. Constipation & Acne-Clogged at both ends!
    ... so I don't know WHAT to do now? Also , I can't take Ibuprofen for my PMS and depression because it interferes with...
    ... include cough or cold remedies, diet pills, stimulants, ibuprofen or like products. [This message has been edited by...
    ... using spiro to treat High Blood pressure so taking Ibuprofen , etc should not and have't posed a problem for me...
    ... into thinking about taking it. :) Are you sure that Ibuprofen won't effect the Spiro cause I read at this one site ... as an antiandrogen and they said (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil, Rufen, others), ketoprofen (Orudis ... the Spiro I can get at that time.I usually take the Ibuprofen quite a few days during that time so it would be great ... to be able to take the Ibuprofen .I get so parenoid about the effects of mixings drugs...
    ... smoking and anti-inflammatory drugs like aspirin, ibuprofen etc. Acne diet tip: Chew your food well, eat small...
    ... prior to this I was taking 1800mg - 2400mg/day of Ibuprofen during my menstural pains (no PMS). I had been doing ... the floor crying, even if I just forgot to take my ibuprofen (motrin) on time. So once I realized Ginkgo worked ... , I dropped the Ibuprofen and started using this. I used to use some brand at...
    ... Wow, you poor thing. Well I guess that leaves Ibuprofen , Tylenol (taken these while on spiro), Probiotics...
    ... and progesterone don't get along well.I took some Ibuprofen the past 2 days and my kidneys seemed a little irritated...
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  75. Spot That Wont Go ? ? ? ?
    ... normal spot,the type without a head. Ive been taking ibuprofen to reduce the size of it and using benzoyl every night...
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