Should I break an ibuprofen 800mg in half before taking it?
Question posted by Butterflygirl0605 on 29 Nov 2014
Last updated on 29 November 2014 by balbanese
No, and besides, it was prescribed that strength for a reason.
No, they are enteric coated to protect your stomach. Breaking it would damage that coating.
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