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  1. twinge/stabbing pain in back of hip/sacrum/SI area? muscle or nerve pain?
    ... I only need to take it once a day (verses 800mg of Ibuprofen 3x day). I am lucky that I have a B-I-L that is a...
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  2. Smoking???
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
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  3. medrol paks
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
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  4. IDET on Friday
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  5. Back pain getting worse
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... shipped yesterday. The specialist told me to take ibuprofen religiously but kills my stomach, so he gave me a ... on them both to get here before I start taking the ibuprofen . Didn't think it would take this long to get them...
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  6. Steroid Injections
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
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  7. cause for thoracic pain
    ... spine and workup by film and GP resulted in the "take ibuprofen and do back exercises, it must be muscular" advice...

  8. Advice needed
    ... I still take pain killers containing codeine and ibuprofen as an anti inflam. This has been long term now and...
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
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  9. Jacuzzi Bath Tub
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  10. creative driving tricks!
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  11. New Discogram Sched for 10 /6
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  12. The Memory Thing
    ... anything. The doctor told me it is imperitative to take ibuprofen three times a day, even if I have no pain. Like I...
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  13. 9 weeks postop from posterior lumbar fusion and still feels like screws are digging
    ... to go from a combination of Vicoden Es and 800mg of Ibuprofen 4 times a day prior to surgery to now 2.5 mg of Vicodin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  14. Update on Swollen Feet
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... Well it is after 11 here and have only had ibuprofen 800mg 3 times today and don't think I am even going...
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    ... it to the back. My back doc has me taking 3 800mb ibuprofen a day, and this pain comes thru that, can't figure...
    ... stand pain free at the kitchen counter. After taking Ibuprofen and very gingerly walking a mile, I started to feel...
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  15. L5-S1 surgery, questions
    ... pain. And you are taking it for depression? 800 mg ibuprofen is what I normally take and if pain is severe then...
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  16. another PAIN SCALE
    ... Occasional pain effectively managed by Aspirin, Tylenol, Ibuprofen , one tablet, three times a day or less - or by opioids ... managed only by 1 or more tablets of ASA, acetamenophen, ibuprofen , every four hours - or by opioids with slight impairments...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Tylenol

  17. Nervous
    ... as it's not improving, and I can only take so much Ibuprofen . I really appreciate your concern and quick responses...
    ... can of course keep trying what you have been doing ( Ibuprofen , heat, ice, rest, etc). If it goes away, great. ...

  18. New to HealthBoards
    ... medicine, but find myself taking muscle relaxers, ibuprofen and percocets now. I can't take the percocets very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  19. severe lower back pain
    ... can barely walk, sit or lay. I immediatly took some Ibuprofen 800 mg and it helped a little, but this morning the...

  20. L5-S1 Hemilaminectomy with microdisectomy 2
    ... it with packing one too many moving boxes. Vioxx, Ibuprofen , naproxen, alleve,..nothing really seems to help except...
    ... no good so for breakthrough pain the doc prescribed Ibuprofen . Pharmacist said since I take Voltaren 2X/daily, ... Ibuprofen (chemically similar to Voltaren) is like an overdose...
    ... anti-inflammatories like Vioxx, Celebrex, Naprosen, Ibuprofen , etc. are very likely to help pain, let alone reduce...
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  21. Anyone had disc replacment??
    ... and was on a steady "diet" of a mix of vicodin and ibuprofen . Nothing helped. I tried IDET just to see- as a last...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  22. Neck & Shoulder Pain
    ... for a week. Now I was concerned. I then took some Ibuprofen . It didn't help. The pain was now radiating to my...
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  23. New here....
    ... moderate exercise and stretching at home. I take ibuprofen every day, with little relief. The doc mentioned...

  24. Good Fusion Outcomes Wanted
    ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Celexa Quinine Vicodin Vioxx

  25. MRI Report
    ... drugs containing aspirin 7 days before surgery or Ibuprofen 5 days before surgery? You've looked into braces that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  26. I'm reposting this so hopefully I can get more input! Please help!!
    ... NSAIDS (non-steroidal anti-inflamatories), such as Ibuprofen , vioxx, celebrex, etc? All of those make my feet...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Vioxx

  27. Spinal cord stimulator update
    ... it as I am now completely off the meds except for ibuprofen for inflamation. Anyway, just wanted to let all know...

  28. anti-inflammatories?
    ... just reherniated a lumbar disc). However, I did take Ibuprofen (a non-prescription anti-inflammatory). It reduces...
    ... Most anti imflamatories used are the motrin and ibuprofen s which are non addicting and also not pain killers ... what is name of drug on prescription? Motrin and Ibuprofen although can be bought without prescription can be...
    ... lining after time. The worst stomach irritants are ibuprofen (Advil), asprin, and naproxen (Alleve), but like I...
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  29. BAXTER...SURGERY TO BE DECIDED!
    ... and I seem to have gotten to liking it), was using ibuprofen , but that really didn't do the job and went with Darvocet...

  30. Questions about Alcohol???
    ... long as 3 to 4 days. NSAID drugs (vioxx, celebrex, ibuprofen , etc.) are particularly long lasting. I have been...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Vioxx

  31. I Hate Insurance Companies !!!!!!
    ... Talked to Dr. today and was told to start taking ibuprofen for week for inflamation of implant site and if necessary...
    ... and I'll have a few for you. W Baker, I hope the ibuprofen works well for you. I also agree on only taking the...
    ... some sleep tonight. Sleep has gotten better since ibuprofen , as I don't seem to be as swollen, like I told doc ... , maybe its the ibuprofen or just coincidence of time and taking it at same...
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  32. meds used for back pain
    ... before my surgery. Sometimes even taking 800mg of ibuprofen and 1000mg of Tylenol together can be really effective...
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  33. epidural steroid side effects?
    ... Joe-I have that also, but think it is from the ibuprofen . Getting to a point when I eat that food hurts when ... order script to be delivered, so am not taking any ibuprofen until it arrives. Seems anything I take now makes ... been lowered to 15 minutes from 30. Drugs of choice ibuprofen 800mg 3xdaily. Vicodin as needed....
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  34. Severe Back Pain
    ... to treat. If you are able to tolerate aspirin or ibuprofen (e.g., Advil), take one tablet of the medication of...
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  35. Some sorely neede advice please.
    ... but I hope you are taking an anti-inflammatory (like Ibuprofen ) to take the edge off the sciatic pain. [img]http...

  36. Baxter or Anyone????????
    ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen

  37. Extreme Back Pain
    ... that helped a lot. Also, and anit-inflamatory (like ibuprofen ) may help some. love and prayers, aj in Oregon ...

  38. FAILED LAMINECTOMY/DISECTOMY - POSSIBLE FUSION ? COMP CRAP!
    ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen

  39. Question about meds
    ... actually did at first taking it but now its like taking ibuprofen , no groggy feeling but does take edge off in mornings...
    ... these still give me the symptoms, I may just go to ibuprofen or something over the counter. -----------------...
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  40. MsSquirrel re: IDET
    ... IDET) but have to still take a mix of vicodin and ibuprofen 4x daily to be able to function. My husband and I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  41. siatic nerve pain...
    ... quite safe to take anti-inflammatory medication like Ibuprofen (sold as Advil, Motrin, etc). Ibuprofen is very important ... down your leg are due to inflammation of the nerve. Ibuprofen reduces that inflammation. Having an MRI is entirely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Motrin

  42. Not sure what's going on!
    ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the ... that lasts several days. You may use acetaminophen, ibuprofen or apply an ice pack for a few minutes to ease the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Acetaminophen

  43. I'm at a loss
    ... has spinal stenosis and I had a herniated disc). Ibuprofen was great to make the pain bearable. The pain we...

  44. L2 Cage Fusion
    ... pain when tying shoelaces or putting on socks. Taking Ibuprofen 600mg. t.i.d. plus Tylenol 1 gm.- t.i.d. ******...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  45. Sciatica
    ... days or so of sciatic pain. During the acute phase, Ibuprofen helps. When do you experience pain? Is it made better...

  46. Anyone had L4/L5 Lam w/ Fusion?
    ... is wearing off? Before March 7, I took 2400 mg of Ibuprofen a day, but I stopped taking it when I started to consider ... control of my bladder (anti-inflammatory medicines like Ibuprofen should not be taken 5-7 days before surgery, because...

  47. Had IDET and feeling better!
    ... and taking a vicodin. I am still on a vocodin and ibuprofen mix 4x a day and that manages my pain but unfortunately...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  48. John Se: How did your 3rd ESI go?
    ... state I was in before I stopped taking 2400 mg of ibuprofen a day. (I stopped taking Ibuprofen because I heard...

  49. Hi L5S1 (Update)
    ... its like before that as soon as I go off my dose of Ibuprofen that I get imflamed more than normal. At times I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Vicodin

  50. Discogram app set/Scared of Outcome!!
    ... swelling. I didn't even think of going back on my ibuprofen until about 5 days as I had been off so log because ... discgram so close together and I think once I got on the ibuprofen I started getting some relief. You may wish to discuss...
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  51. Neck pain and bad headaches..help!
    ... have the neck pain and headaches. He told me to try ibuprofen which did absolutely nothing. He is a primary care...

  52. (new member)Help Pleaze! bulging disc
    ... with oral steroids at first, then massive doses of ibuprofen and physical therapy. I could only spend about 4...

  53. Spinal Stenosis
    ... Lev. I neglected to say that my doctor did prescribe Ibuprofen 800 mg TID. The results seem insignificant - but...
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  54. Pain Mgmt? Puleeze!
    ... anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as aspirin or ibuprofen (Advil). Unfortunately, these drugs are tough on ... shoelaces or putting on socks. Daily Rx-strength (600mg) Ibuprofen plus Tylenol 1 gm.- t.i.d. Cervical DDD progressing...
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  55. new here with questions
    ... anesthesia); I wish I had brought low salt crackers and Ibuprofen . [img]http://www.healthboards.com/ubb/heart.gif...
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  56. Well, here I am again...Post 2-Level Fusion Flared UP
    ... told me to take 12 Advils per day (2400 mg per day of Ibuprofen ). For those of you who don't know me or what procedure...

  57. There can be life after fusion
    ... reduced inflammation only about as much as 2400 mg of Ibuprofen per day). [img]http://www.healthboards.com/ubb...
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  58. Help with Schuermann's disease
    ... hands for the last 11 years, and I've been taking Ibuprofen for the pain. The numbness and pain is getting worse...

  59. Discogram Today
    ... going back on anti-inflamatory, was taking 800mg of Ibuprofen 3x before epidural and discogram, but since you have...

  60. Narcotic pain relievers just after surgery
    ... and Tylenol-C? When I was surviving on 2400 mg of Ibuprofen , I had to be really careful not to miss a dose, because...
    ... tears rolling down my face (after I had to stop taking Ibuprofen and got constipated from Percocet). I cannot imagine...
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  61. In a lot of pain, taking too many pills. Advice please.

  62. spent night at the ER
    ... Hang in there! Anti-inflammatories like Aleve or ibuprofen (Motrin or Advil) can really help. So can icing the...
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  63. 13 wks Post IDET, Need Advice ASAP!
    ... to ask for Vioxx (I'm taking way too many Aleve and ibuprofen ) and PT. If he doesn't respond, then I'm going to ... the end of the day. True, I'm taking 3 Aleves and 4 ibuprofen every day :( But today I drove for a total of 1...
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  64. estimated time to notice results, anyone?
    ... your dr. about anti-inflammatory meds (Naproxen, or Ibuprofen , or Tylenol or Advil) which will help control the...
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  65. Another Newbie Saying Hi
    ... my neck but not on it! I've just switched over to Ibuprofen (which I believe is Advil in the US), and suspect...
    ... If I do nothing, it's then that I really suffer. Ibuprofen seems to be fine so long as I catch it early. Otherwise...

  66. IDET update - 14 weeks post-op
    ... day. I think my disk herniated that night, despite ibuprofen and icing. It felt like a foreign object sticking...

  67. Sleeping Med Suggestions??
    ... t have any side effects when I was taking vicodin, ibuprofen , soma, & zantac. You can get pills at grocery stores...
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  68. L5-S1 hemilaminectomy with microdiscectomy
    ... multivitamin, a glucosamine/chondroitin supplement, and ibuprofen when I need it. No more pain narcotic medications...
    ... like a mulitvitamin and glucosamine supplement - also ibuprofen here and there. Be sure to take the pain medicine...
    ... what I was doing. So I just took a Vicodin and some ibuprofen and hope to be okay in about an hour... It sure doesn...
    ... drive home I couldn't wait to get home to take some ibuprofen and put an ice pack on my back! This morning I awoke...
    ... + 1 hr along river. Welcome Suddrus! :) I took Ibuprofen after surgery to avoid discogenic pain (caused by...
    ... have very little pain in my incision so I take just ibuprofen and tylenol throughout the day hoping that will lessen...
    ... Stabilization or aerobics) and/or anti-inflammatories (ASA, Ibuprofen , or Aleve), and learning not to over stress these...
    ... of healing. I was able to stop taking medication ( Ibuprofen ) at 6 weeks post op, and at 12 weeks post op my left...
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  69. Newbe with a Long Story
    ... cutting it anymore and I worry about taking so much Ibuprofen each day. I am going to ask my Dr for something stronger...
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  70. surgery on 3/11??
    ... but I think it was probably not needed. Now I take ibuprofen daily just for the hell of it for any residual swelling...
    ... people nauseated. If you can tolerate your pain with ibuprofen that's great. Percocet is a stronger medication than...
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  71. muscle relaxer = worse pain ???
    ... t have an adverse effect while taking vicodin ES, ibuprofen , or percocet. Give it a try, you may find it very...
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  72. Percodan?
    ... have ever gotten out of any medication, is simply ibuprofen 800mg, taken regularly. I was more worried about...
    ... Hi Nae Nae. Vicoprofen is Hydrocodone with Ibuprofen . Percodan is Aspirin with Oxycodone. Percocet is Tylenol...
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  73. back ache that wakes me
    ... nasty in there. So she suggests I get myself some Ibuprofen and take it until I can get to see my doc (about 1...

  74. post idet doctor's work recommendations
    ... instead of sitting, I lay down, iced my back, and took 2 ibuprofen . And guess what? I ended up a little sore but not...

  75. Post-IDET back flare -- my theory
    ... disk had gotten a little inflamed. But I was taking ibuprofen and icing and that was helping. But THEN, Sunday ... disk sticking out a little. I was taking Aleve and ibuprofen and it was getting a little better, and I was lying...
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