117 patient evaluations for Ibuprofen

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Apr 1, 2016 (Started Jul 23, 1966)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Advil remains an excellent medication for headache.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Sep 18, 2015 (Started Jul 23, 1966)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Advil continues to be a very effective treatment.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2015 (Started Jul 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe (for Overall) (elevated liver enzymes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Four times daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 4, 2016 (Started Nov 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for dizziness with nausea)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2014 (Started Feb 10, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (for Overall) (daytime sleepiness)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg
Advice & Tips: Eat healthy and get off the pills.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 15, 2015 (Started May 05, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for degenerative disc disease)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Bad for liver, bone growth.

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 15, 2011 (Started Dec 29, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for psoriatic arthritis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (for Overall) (fluid retention (edema), stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: Take with food in your tummy.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 15, 2014 (Started Feb 06, 1978)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for spinal stenosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for tendinitis)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for costochondritis)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for degenerative disc disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 15, 2013 (Started Mar 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for psoriatic arthritis)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: Possibly useless for my pathologies

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2011 (Started Jan 15, 1989)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for facial pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for episcleritis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe (for Overall) (constipation, mucous membrane dryness, kidney pain)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Only use it as a last resort. I only use it for a day maybe a week at the most and only when my eye gets infected or if my cheek and/or jaw gives me intense pain.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 8, 2013 (Started Aug 05, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for ankylosing spondylitis)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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