100 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen

717 members have decided to share their profiles only with other members of PatientsLikeMe.

Seussical
15478 thumb
Seussical
Sex: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: none
Walking: mild
I am: n
I have:
MS

See Seussical's full Ibuprofen history

Feb 3, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pre-Medication For Rebif Shot (Tues. Thurs. Sat))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg/5 mL Weekly
Advice & Tips: Advil worked for me as a pre-medication before Rebif shot.

  • 0 helpful marks
pc4069
46217 thumb
pc4069
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Left Eye : none
Right Eye : moderate
Sensation : moderate
Overall : mild
Swallowing : none
Arms : none
Legs : moderate
Bladder/Bowel : moderate
Spinal Cord : mild
I am: g
I have:
NMO

See pc4069's full Ibuprofen history

Jan 30, 2010 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for MS hug (tight chest or torso))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 8, 2009 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for MS hug (tight chest or torso))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 5, 2009 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for MS hug (tight chest or torso))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 25, 2008 (Started Jun 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for MS hug (tight chest or torso))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
smoulton
10055 thumb
smoulton
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Sensation: Moderate
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: moderate
Speech: mild
Swallowing: mild
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: moderate
I am: n
I have:
MS

See smoulton's full Ibuprofen history

Dec 17, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: helped with pain, but wasn't enough to help during major weather changes that have been occuring lately. Doc want to try some strong pain relievers.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
BigAssCTim
15510 thumb
BigAssCTim
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: M
  • Age: 42
Condition: 10 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: g

See BigAssCTim's full Ibuprofen history

Nov 20, 2009 (Started Oct 20, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Joint pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
SirIsaac
3722 thumb
SirIsaac
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Bulbar: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: moderate
Legs: moderate
I am: b
I have:
ALS

See SirIsaac's full Ibuprofen history

Nov 13, 2009 (Started Oct 19, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
msqueenie
10220 thumb
msqueenie
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Most
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Little
external_stress: All
Stickman: most
Description:F30y
FM:8y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See msqueenie's full Ibuprofen history

Nov 9, 2009 (Started Mar 24, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: After taking 3-4 200mg tablets every 4-6 hours for several months, I began to experience side effects like stomach bleeding and a rash. I had been taking Ibuprofen steadily for years, and now take Aleve.

  • 0 helpful marks
asherah20
Portrait default thumb
asherah20
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 38
Condition: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: b
I have:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

See asherah20's full Ibuprofen history

Nov 1, 2009 (Started Oct 23, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks
Debrinconcita
8110 thumb
Debrinconcita
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 54
Condition: 11 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: g

See Debrinconcita's full Ibuprofen history

Nov 1, 2009 (Started Dec 21, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain in knees)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Stomach problems, Bad for health)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Caused severe stomach problems. Because of taking too too many Ibuprophen's.
Side effects: Bad for health, Stomach problems

  • 0 helpful marks
NotFinished
13456 thumb
NotFinished
Sex: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Bulbar: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I am: n
I have:
ALS

See NotFinished's full Ibuprofen history

Oct 19, 2009 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I take this for any inflammation associated with my Lumbar Spinal Stenosis and DDD. I have given up on narcotics to control pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Marshview
5346 thumb
Marshview
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

See Marshview's full Ibuprofen history

Sep 6, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jun 20, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I does help with some of the leg pain.

Apr 26, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jan 7, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 6, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 18, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Numbness and tingling with pins and needles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 10 of 100 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen