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Method of use: Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid)...
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Ibuprofen for Pain
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Does Ibuprofen cause Fluid Retention ?

Fluid Retention is a known side effect of Ibuprofen
#76 in Ibuprofen discussions - 206 posts discuss Fluid Retention with Ibuprofen. Fluid Retention is #76 concern in Ibuprofen discussions.
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" ...mg a day of Cymbalta for fibromyalgia pain. I had to stop ibuprofen due to fluid retention. What I have read here... "

" ...ungodly amount of Ibuprofen and experienced weight ...weight gain was fluid retention caused by the Ibuprofen. I stopped taking ...and the fluid retention went away. A... "

" ...with Dr., and maybe using the Meloxicam only when needed instead of routinely, will reduce the fluid retention tendency. I would be careful with Ibuprofen because it can cause fluid retention... "

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" Hi ~ I've had fluid retention from high doses of ibuprofen - but it caused severe ...to your swelling, celebrex causes fluid retention, so does vioxx, and it can be... "

" ...Certain meds can cause swelling of the lower extremities. I was on a blood pressure med that caused this, also, taking frequent does of ibuprofen can cause fluid retention. I hope this is helpful... "

" ...can't take NSAIDs due to history of bleeding ulcers. We have a family \"thing\" going - my son took naproxen for ...:) I have heard others talk about fluid retention with ibuprofen, but I... "

" ...they were debating the fluid retention side effect of ibuprofen. ...But Drugs.com if you search motrin, sure enough it says swelling, bloating and fluid retention are some of the side effects ... "

" Ibuprofen and Swelling\ I was on ...loss forum and they were debating the fluid retention side effect of ibuprofen. Some say they can ...says swelling, bloating and fluid retention are some of t... "

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" ...first knee problem. I have had fluid retention from ibuprofen before after taking for a ...Maybe if I had taken the Tylenol in the first place ...As it was I took a lot of Advil from Nov. to ... "

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" Quote: One of the possible side effects of ibuprofen is fluid retention, so if salt works to get rid of your headache, I say stick with that... just make... "

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