Can taking ibuprofen increase your blood pressure ?

Answers (1)

7 Jun 2011

Yes, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen can make your body retain fluid and decrease the function of your kidneys. This may cause your blood pressure to increase which in turn puts greater stress on your heart and kidneys.

Votes: +1

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Can Ibuprofen increase blood pressure?

1 answer 20 Aug 2010

Should my Blood pressure return to normal after stopping Loestrin?

I have noticed an increase in my blood pressure since taking the Loestrin 24 Fe pill? I stopped taking the pill. If my increase in BP is from the ...

1 answer 25 Oct 2010

GoLYTELY - Anyone ever have increase blood pressure after taking this?

After taking GoLYTEly before a colonoscopy, my blood pressure shot up all of a sudden (never had a problem with this before). My doctor couldn't ...

2 answers 27 Jul 2011

Side Effect - My 60yr old father has been experiencing severe stomach pain for 10days. His stomach?

... is firm to touch. Finds it difficult to eat so should he take ibuprofen as a pain relief. Has high blood pressure too and takes ramipril and ...

6 answers 14 Nov 2011