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Aspirin vs Ibuprofen for Swelling

Aspirin
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Ibuprofen
Other name: Baby Aspirin Baby Aspirin
Other name: Advil Advil
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Swelling
1.5
Concern level
2.5
Helpfulness
for Swelling
1.9
Concern level
2.4
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Aspirin (United States Adopted Name), also known as acetylsalicylic acid ( abbreviated ASA), is a salicylate medication, often used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as an antipyretic to reduce fever, and as an anti-inflamma...
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Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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Addiction
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Numbness
3
Withdrawal
3
Shortness of Breath
2
Tinnitus
2
Infertility
1
Palpitations
1
Seizures
1
Paranoia
1
Bipolar Disorder
1
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Numbness
7
Depression
6
Addiction
5
Withdrawal
4
Rash
4
Stomach Problems
3
Dehydrated
2
Tingling
2
Drowsy
2
Diabetes
2
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Aspirin (United States Adopted Name), also known as acetylsalicylic acid ( abbreviated ASA), is a salicylate medication, often used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as an antipyretic to reduce fever, and as an anti-inflamma...
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Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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aspirin. Her face swells up, and her lips and mouth get numb...
| www.medhelp.org
" ...to have developed an allergic reaction to Ibuprofen, Acetaminphen, and aspirin. Her face swells up, and her lips and mouth get numb. She has been on medically precribed Zyrtec for the past few months... "

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Turned out I could take it. It was like a miracle...
| www.dailystrength.org
" ...Couldn't even sleep. I'm allergic to Ibuprofen -- it was discovered ...only thing I could take was aspirin and then a few ...different chemical chain than Ibuprofen. Turned out I could take it. It was... "

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gas x and some ibuprophen. This helps my body not itch or...
| curezone.com
" ...extra claritin and I take gas x and some ibuprophen. This helps my body not itch or bloat until I can get it out of my system. The aspirin helps my privates from itching. I dont know why but it wor... "

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I take. Ibuprofen I believe is the better choice since you...
| rebellion.nerdfitness.com
" I take aspirin. But I take it ...about all I take. Ibuprofen I believe is the better choice since you can ...also a good choice. As for heat/ice I alternate between the two, starting with ice to... "

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ded to emergency treatment. It's a very helpful drug, b...
| boards.straightdope.com
" ...have been taken. And I've had a lot of folks with GI bleeding too. Aspirin is great in low doses, 81 ...reactions to tylenol or ibuprofen. Some were close to death until they responded to... "

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cannot take Ibuprofen/aspirin to alleviate the swelling.I w...
| www.emmasdiary.co.uk
" ...I know I cannot take Ibuprofen/aspirin to alleviate the swelling. I was walking and fell and twisted my knee, its swollen and very painful. I have used a heat pack, which works for a while, but... "

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Tylenol and ibuprofen don't really help me. For years I...
| www.hdlf.org
" ...I have read similar. I have to stick with good old aspirin for pain relief. Tylenol and ibuprofen don't really help me. For years I thought ...Tylenol was junk. I never ask a woman for an aspirin because... "

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can't take ibprofen cause im allergic, it makes my lip s...
| www.healthcaremagic.com
" ...no size in between. My ears are swollen my right is is ...down. i can't take ibprofen cause im allergic, it makes my lip ...anything else i can take, like asprin, etc. i would love... "

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e to it being a definite trigger for my IBS symptoms. I...
| www.raypeatforum.com
" ...but personal experience with Ibuprofen is not great due to it being a definite trigger for my IBS symptoms. It does not affect ...I can take sensible aspirin for headaches with no digestive side effects... "

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ASPIRIN sensitive/allergic people IBUPROFEN. Although they...
| www.diaperswappers.com
" Aspirin and ibuprofen actually have some ...say not to give ASPIRIN sensitive/allergic people IBUPROFEN. Although they... "

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