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Can a woman allergic to ibuprofenreceive an epidural anesthetic for delivery?

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Marvell 12 Sep 2010

Yes, it is okay for a person who is allergic to ibuprofen to have an epidural. Epidurals/anesthetics are a different class of medicines to ibuprofen, which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory. However, people can be allergic to anesthetics as well.

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