What is Kirkland Ibuprofen?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Ibuprofen

Kirkland Ibuprofen is a specific brand of ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drug used to relieve pain and swelling. It is thought to have lower levels of side effects than other NSAIDS and is widely found throughout over-the-counter painkiller medications.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 11 5
Stiffness/spasticity 2 0
Degenerative disc disease 1 5
Endometriosis 1 5
Headaches 1 0
Mixed connective tissue disease 1 0

Show all 10 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Kirkland Ibuprofen

Side effect Patients
Chronic kidney disease 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Kirkland Ibuprofen

Dosage Patients
200 mg every other week 1
400 mg daily 1
500mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Kirkland Ibuprofen

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 2
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Kirkland Ibuprofen

Duration

Currently taking Kirkland Ibuprofen

Duration Patients
10 years or more 3

Stopped taking Kirkland Ibuprofen

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 2
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 3
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 0
Last updated:
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