Can I donate blood if I take Nalfon?

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31 Aug 2009

Nalfon contains fenoprofen an anti-inflammatory.

This from http://www.bloodbook.com/donr-requir.html#MEDICATION

Anti-inflammatory drugs (Advil, Ibuprofen, Motrin and Naprosyn): may not be taken within 24 hours before a platelet donation (some other rules may apply)

For up-to-date information or opinions about American Red Cross rules about Blood donor deferrals, call 1-800-448-3543.

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