Review: Lidocaine and Ibuprofen
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lidocaine and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 339 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 4, 2014: 339 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lidocaine, Ibuprofen are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lidocaine (lidocaine)
- Ibuprofen (ibuprofen)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lidocaine, Ibuprofen:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||262|
|Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)||224|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lidocaine, Ibuprofen:(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)||12|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||12|
|Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)||10|
|Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)||8|
|Pain In Extremity||8|
|Gastroenteritis (inflammation of stomach and intestine)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Musculoskeletal pain
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lidocaine (lidocaine) is often used to treat pain. Ibuprofen (ibuprofen) is often used to treat pain. 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:
- Lidocaine is used in:
- Ibuprofen is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lidocaine alternatives:
- Ibuprofen alternatives:
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