User Reviews for Ibuprofen (Page 5)
Also known as: Advil, Motrin, Motrin IB, Advil Liqui-Gels, Advil Children's, Addaprin, Motrin Childrens, Nuprin, Children's Motrin, Proprinal, Advil Migraine, Midol IB, Childrens Ibuprofen Berry, Caldolor, Advil Infant's Concentrated Drops, Advil Film-Coated, Genpril, IBU-200, A-G Profen, Advil Junior Strength, Midol Maximum Strength Cramp Formula Actiprofen Motrin Migraine Pain PediaCare Infants' IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer PediaCare Children's IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer Motrin Junior Strength Motrin Infant Drops NeoProfen Help I Have An Aching Body Children's ElixSure IB Cap-Profen Motrin Pediatric …show all brand names
Ibuprofen has an average rating of 7.4 out of 10 from a total of 192 ratings on Drugs.com. 64% of those users who reviewed Ibuprofen reported a positive effect, while 18% reported a negative effect.
|Pain||46 reviews||1123 medications|
|Period Pain||36 reviews||82 medications|
|Headache||24 reviews||221 medications|
|Back Pain||18 reviews||178 medications|
|Sciatica||13 reviews||281 medications|
|Toothache||11 reviews||5 medications|
|Muscle Pain||8 reviews||351 medications|
|Gout, Acute||7 reviews||85 medications|
|Rheumatoid Arthritis||6 reviews||360 medications|
|Fever||5 reviews||353 medications|
|Osteoarthritis||4 reviews||351 medications|
|Neck Pain||3 reviews||41 medications|
|Frozen Shoulder||3 reviews||55 medications|
|Spondylolisthesis||2 reviews||50 medications|
|Radiculopathy||1 reviews||2 medications|
|Temporomandibular Joint Disorder||1 reviews||31 medications|
|Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis||1 reviews||42 medications|
|Patent Ductus Arteriosus||1 reviews||32 medications|
|Chronic Myofascial Pain||1 reviews||42 medications|
|Plantar Fasciitis||1 reviews||28 medications|
|Summary of Ibuprofen reviews||7.4||192 reviews|
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For Osteoarthritis: “I take the 800 mg tablet for pain and have for twenty years with very good results.”
Motrin (ibuprofen) for Osteoarthritis: “The Best.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Fever: “TAKES AWAY everything super fast. It took away my pain, fever, and headache and suprisingly my stuffy nose. It always works”
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Advil (ibuprofen) for Muscle Pain: “Barely touchs my muscle or back pain even if I take 2 pills.”
For Pain: “I take 1 200mg ibuprofen before bedtime. It helps me sleep and I don't wake up with any stiffness in the morning or during the next day. It lasts for 24hrs.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Muscle Pain: “When I have trouble sleeping I can take one Advil and sleep all night. I also use Advil when I have pains in my muscles or back from exercising too much.”
IBU (ibuprofen) for Rheumatoid Arthritis: “I only take when needed but helps the pain alot.”
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For Chronic Myofascial Pain: “Ibuprofen Is like taking candy, it does nothing for severe pain and I was on the 800mg prescription dose in addition it's not good for your stomach.”
Motrin (ibuprofen) for Rheumatoid Arthritis: “I had juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. I had an allergic reaction to naproxen so I started taking Motrin and It was very effective. I have been in remission for about 18 years now.”
Advil Liqui-Gels (ibuprofen) for Back Pain: “Works better for my back pain than Oxycontin”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Muscle Pain: “About a year after having my daughter my lower back and hips started hurting so bad (mostly from carrying her around) that I couldn't sleep. Advil worked great! One pill and I slept all night.”
Advil Liqui-Gels (ibuprofen) for Period Pain: “I suffer with endometriosis. Due to this the pain is brutal. I have tried most everything under the sun for relief. I highly recommend ADVIL LIQ-GELS, for fast relief with little stomach upset.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Muscle Pain: “It's good for back problems.”
For Back Pain: “Relieves pain faster but not quite like a narcotic...safer! 8.5 to a 9 out of 10 for 800mgs does the job!!”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Headache: “Definitely relieves my headache.”
For Pain: “Motrin 800mg saved me daily from excruciating pain associated with Shingles.”
Motrin (ibuprofen) for Rheumatoid Arthritis: “I take two 600 motrin a day and, they work very well. I would recommend others to try it.”
For Sciatica: “In an eight hour period, I'd take 1600mgs of ibuprofen and not feel an improvement”
For Period Pain: “Doesnt work at all for severe cramps :(((”
Motrin (ibuprofen) for Back Pain: “Better than any other NSAID but when you have serious pain you will need something a little stronger.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Back Pain: “Awful, to say the least. Don't even consider this if you have anything more than a headache, and even that won't be tolerable after taking a few of these.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Back Pain: “This works very well for me, and needless to say is readily available. The trick is knowing when to take one or when to take two.”
For Toothache: “It sucks”
Motrin (ibuprofen) for Back Pain: “Seems to help back pain. Good for headaches.”
Advil (ibuprofen) for Muscle Pain: “A soon as I took it I started having blurry images, I couldn't breathe and everything turned for the worse. I feel like everything that surrounds me are circling or rolling.”
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