Review: Lidocaine and Ibuprofen drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Lidocaine and Ibuprofen. It is created by eHealthMe based on 338 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Lidocaine (latest outcomes from 348 users) has active ingredients of lidocaine. It is often used in acupuncture and pain.
Ibuprofen (latest outcomes from 61,385 users) has active ingredients of ibuprofen. It is often used in pain.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 338 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)||85|
|Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)||70|
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)||8|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||4|
|Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur)||1|
|Poor Peripheral Circulation||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
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Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lidocaine (lidocaine) is often used to treat acupuncture and 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:
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- Ibuprofen alternatives:
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AnxiouslyAwaiting on Mar, 14, 2013:
I know exactly what you are talking about, because I'm going through it myself. I was diagnosed with Lyme in 1989 - bulls eye rash and test by CDC in Atlanta confirmed. Fast forward to 2004 and my knees and back and killing me and lots of neuro problems - all things seem unrelated at that time. I was diagnosed then with undifferentiated connective tissue disease - which is to most doctors another way to say fibromyalgia. Since no docs where I live now know anything about Lyme,they dismiss that. Instead they are putting me through all the tests that I had in '04 again. Only now, my symptoms are worse and various and more consistent with M.S. I go next Thursday for the brain scan, and they are going to do an MRI of my lumber and emg for the extreme pain in my right leg. HOWEVER, my pain doc upped my neurontin and all of a sudden, I'm having the same calf cramping pain in my LEFT LEG, too. I don't know if it's because of my back, from the neurontin, OR if I now have a blood clot. I'm a 38 year old woman, on the pill. I'm only 5'2" and about 102 since I quit smoking last year (gained about 6-8 pounds), but I am worried, worried, worried. I have to take xanax at night if i want to sleep b/c the anxiety gets so bad. While I'm at work, I stay occupied, but I do gets bouts of anxiety even then. In the meantime, I feel like I am dying. It's horrible. I've got two friends with cancer and they really are sick. I feel so bad sometimes for feeling this way when there are people who really do know that they don't have much time. Let me know if you need to vent or commiserate.
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