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Aleve vs Ibuprofen: What's the difference?

Aleve and ibuprofen are both used for pain relief. But is one more effective or more likely to cause side effects compared to the other?

Naproxen vs ibuprofen: What's the difference?

Naproxen and ibuprofen are both NSAIDs, but which one is more effective or more likely to cause side effects?

Can you take tramadol with acetaminophen, ibuprofen, or aspirin?

Tylenol vs Advil: What's the difference?

Tylenol and Advil are both used for pain relief but is one more effective than the other or has less of a risk of side effects?

Motrin vs Advil: What's the difference?

Both Motrin and Advil are NSAIDs but is one stronger or more likely to cause side effects compared to the other?

Gout Attack - What's the best pain med?

Oxycodone and arthritis, been taking oxycodone 15 mg for break through pain, my question is?

why doesn't it help arthritis? This drug WORKS but will not help arthritis pain. I also take morphine sulfate 15 mg er every 12 hours. My pm told me not to use ibuprofen for it, which I don't understand because it's not a narcotic. I have to wait to take the morphine because... read more

Gout - Has any one tried drinking baking soda & molasses for gout?

You take one cup of water 1 or 2 tsp baking soda & 1 tsp of molasses.

Does Indomethacin actually treat the goutty crystallyine deposits in your joints?

Yes I do use Indomethacin for my gout but my side effect is when I urinate it's a really long and difficult process. Seriously you'd think I was in the bathroom doing #2 how long it would take me. Even after I'm done I'd have to urinate a couple of more times shortly thereafter.... read more

Naproxen Cold Turkey ??

Was told to quit taking Naproxen, at least 6 to 10 days before surgery. What happens when you quit all of a sudden? Surgery was suppose to the 3rd, but because of the med's, now we are on for the 30th, or to fill a time slot if someone cancels.

Can I take both Allopurinol 300mg & Indomethacin 25mg at the same time during an acute gout attack?

Or should I suspend taking the Allopurinol(my daily maintenancew drug) when I have an acute attack and begin taking Indomethacin?

Will prednisone help with a gout flare up?

Will acid-reducers help me with my uric acid level? I have gout right now and nothing the doctor...

... prescribes is helping. Not even the pain pills. My knee is swollen and the pain in my foot is no joke. Does anyone know something I can take or do for this gout? Need help. Knee is swollen and foot doctor prescribed me indomethcin 25mg which is not helping the pain at all.

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