Review: Ibuprofen and Ativan
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Ibuprofen and Ativan. It is created by eHealthMe based on 3,447 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Ibuprofen (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
Ativan (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 3,447 people who reported to have interactions when taking Ibuprofen, Ativan are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)
- Ativan (lorazepam)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Ibuprofen, Ativan:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||894|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||590|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||561|
|Headache (pain in head)||389|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Ibuprofen, Ativan:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||24|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||16|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||12|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||11|
|International Normalised Ratio Increased||9|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By john: I have been diagnoised with the follow medical descriptions how should i be treated for these conditions
(for a 48 year old man who has Degenenerative Disc Disease With Spodylosis And Recurrent Strain, Thorcaolumbar Spine, and takes Motrin)
I have swelling and pain in both of my knees that comes and goes and some times stays for a period of time. lower to mid back pain that comes and goes. But sometimes stays for a period of time causing mid to upper level pain as to limit my movement. right big toe swells up with upper level pain that ...
(Number of patients like john: 1,021)
- By dprincess : Trileptal and seroquel and ativan and zyrtec taken together
(for a 26 year old woman who has Brain Tremors, Chest Discomfort, and takes Seroquel, Lorazepam, Trileptal, Zyrtec)
I took Zyrtec and started having chest pain an hour ago and I just took my regular night meds trileptal 300mg and seroquel 100mg and Ativan 2mg and now feeling weak and dizzy
(Number of patients like dprincess : 3,158)
- By Reenu: What can cause a 25 yr old like myself to have advanced osteoarthritis in my knee without being overweight, playing any sports or having any type of injuries during childhood?
(for a 25 year old woman who has Osteoarthritis, and takes Acetaminophen, Ferrous Fumarate, Ativan, Escitalopram)
Hi there, I'm currently 25 yrs of age and was diagnosed with advanced osteoarthritis in my knee only a few months ago. I am still waiting to visit my specialist but am concerned as to how i may have come upon this so early in life. I am not overweight and nor have i played any sports. I have never i ...
(Number of patients like Reenu: 3,209)
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- By Adele: 91 year old when awaken in morning confused
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(Number of patients like Adele: 1,594)
- By vtway: Fibromyalgia & related health issues
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After having one treatment of Gemzar, I had a sever reaction, which caused me to have many seizures. This caused me to developed PRES, which in turn has caused me to have brain damage.When I came out of my induced coma I did not know where I was, nor did I know who my family members were. I could no ...
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is often used to treat pain. Ativan (lorazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Ibuprofen is used in:
- Ativan is used in:
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