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Review: taking Ibuprofen and Exforge together

Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Ibuprofen and Exforge together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Ibuprofen and Exforge. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 55 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

 

 

 

 

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What are the drugs

Ibuprofen has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from 61,637 Ibuprofen users)

Exforge has active ingredients of amlodipine besylate; valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from 4,586 Exforge users)

On Feb, 25, 2015: 55 people who take Ibuprofen, Exforge are studied

Ibuprofen, Exforge outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)
- Exforge (amlodipine besylate; valsartan)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Ibuprofen is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/an/a
Exforge is effectiven/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/an/an/a

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Ibuprofen is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Exforge is effective0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ibuprofen is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/a
Exforge is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 2 people)
n/an/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Splenomegalyn/aAnxietyn/aGallbladder Disordern/aCholelithiasisPain
Emotional DistressGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationAnxietyIntestinal ObstructionPyrexia
PyrexiaPainPainGallbladder Non-functioningAnxiety
Mesenteric Vein ThrombosisAbdominal PainGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationAbscessNausea
Abdominal PainSplenomegalyEmotional DistressGallbladder PainVomiting
AnxietyPyrexiaInjuryGallbladder DisorderPain In Extremity
Drug IneffectiveEmotional DistressAnhedoniaCholecystitis AcuteChills
Feeling AbnormalMesenteric Vein ThrombosisAbdominal PainTransient Ischaemic Attack
PainCholecystitis ChronicCardiac Disorder
General Physical Health DeteriorationAbscessVertigo

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
AnxietyNausea
Pain In ExtremityDecreased Appetite
OsteoporosisVomiting
DizzinessPain
Vitamin D DeficiencyChills
Cerebrovascular AccidentPyrexia
OsteoarthritisBlood Glucose Decreased
Foot FractureAbdominal Discomfort
MigraineRespiratory Failure
Cardiac DisorderCardiac Failure Acute

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/aAnxietyGallbladder DisorderOropharyngeal PainNauseaPain In Extremity
General Physical Health DeteriorationEmotional DistressChillsVomitingSwelling
PainInjuryPyrexiaPainLiver Disorder
Abdominal PainRoad Traffic AccidentNasopharyngitisDecreased AppetiteMalaise
SplenomegalyAbdominal PainDepressionFluid Retention
PyrexiaGeneral Physical Health DeteriorationVertigoFall
Emotional DistressAnhedoniaTransient Ischaemic AttackPollakiuria
Mesenteric Vein ThrombosisPainCardiac DisorderDizziness
AnxietyMigraineTremor
Cholecystitis ChronicChillsCardiac Arrest

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Does toviaz interact negatively with ibuproffen
    Male, 62 years old. Had a prostatectomy months ago (cancerous, 7 rating). One month after surgery, I started taking one 4 mg pill of Toviaz. Worked like magic with no side effects.
    Three weeks ago, I lost control again. The leakage was so bad in frequency that I had to go back to using pads. This lasted for 5 days before things gradually went back to "almost normal".
    The only difference in medication, food and drinks that I had in those 5 days is I used to take 2 ibuprofen pills (200 mg each) in the morning & 2 at night to deal with headache.
    Once I stopped taking the ibuprofen, things improved.
    Could what happened with me be the result of of interaction between Toviaz & Ibuproffen? I called Pfizer and the lady siad she does not have any information on this
  • 8 year old boy has erratic heartbeat. started tamiflu last week. do i need to quit tamiflu? he had a 104.1 temp when we started treatments.
    Shortly after being dosed with Tamiflu this morning, he had a very erratic heartbeat. He is positive for influenza last Thursday and has been on Tamiflu since and Ibuprofen to manage fever (was up to 104.1 last week). Local clinic wants to see him. I don't feel like taking him there will solve anything. Its returned to normal within an hour of dosing with Tamiflu.
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    I tested positive for methadone, I have never taken this drug. My Dr said I had to have taken it because it was there and that a false positive is out of the question. Could my meds cause methadone to show up on a urine drug test
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    I am experiencing acute, debilitating pain due to the Chikungunya virus, which has reintroduced all of the previous painful symptoms I have,ongoing and in the past, from Fibromyalgia, Arthritis, tendonitis and severe headaches. It's in its 38th day and I am basically crippled from neck to feet. Have to sleep propped up as arms throb with pain when horizontal. The only thing that has subdued the pain slightly are Oxycocet and Ibuprofen, but the pain never goes away. My hands and feet are so inflammed it's difficult to perform even the smallest tasks of personal hygiene and housekeeping. I have difficulty controlling my bladder and often don't make it to the washroom in time. Just started on Demerol today so will no longer take the Oxycocet, but am concerned of the interactions with Demerol, Hydroxychloroquine and Tramadol Hydrochloride extended release tablets that I take daily for the Fibromyalgia and Arthritis. I have dealt with a great deal of pain through the years, but I now have the pain of every serious illness I have had in my lifetime, all at the same time. I honestly didn't think a person could deal with this much pain at once. I have tried and am still taking several vitamins and herbal supplements as well as drinking tons of water and eating really well. Lots of berries, dark vegetables, apples, yogurt and minimal meat. Taking turmeric, papaya leaf, ginger, cinnamon and boswellia for the inflammation. Taking minimal wheat products, sugar and no alcohol. Also, drinking green, fennel and nettle tea daily. I know this is a lot of information, but I really need help and wonder if anyone has any suggestions! Thanking you in advance!!!
  • Is ibuprofen safe to use if i have retinitis pigmentosa?
    I have bulging disc pain that I use Ibuprofen for. I can be pain free for weeks/months and take nothing. When I have a flair up I can take up to 8x200mg per day. I have heard this may affect my RP. Can you advise?

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is often used to treat pain. Exforge (amlodipine besylate; valsartan) is often used to treat high blood pressure. 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.

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