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Is ibuprofen an anti-inflammatory drug?

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Official Answer by Drugs.com 8 Mar 2016

Yes, ibuprofen is an anti-inflammatory drug from the drug class called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID).

It is often used to lessen pain and swelling from conditions such as muscle aches, arthritis, backache, menstrual cramps, and toothaches. Ibuprofen is also used for fevers, headaches, and body aches from the flu.

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