What is Target Ibuprofen?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is 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 5 2
Carpal tunnel syndrome 1 0
Inflammation 1 0
Tension headaches 1 0

  • 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
0
Mild
0
None
2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Target Ibuprofen

Side effect Patients
Chronic kidney disease 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Target Ibuprofen

Dosage Patients
2 200mg as needed 1
600 mg as needed 1

Duration

Currently taking Target Ibuprofen

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
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 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Target Ibuprofen

May 9, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I have cut down the need for this drastically since having the botox and LDN. Now only taking for headaches. Do not take on an empty stomach is my only caution FYI.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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