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Q: can i take advil with methylprednisolone

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10/30/12 4:49pm

Anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen (Advil) should not be used with steroid medications because of the serious risk of bleeding from stomach ulcers. The steroid medication is powerful enough by itself without the additional medication to control inflammation.

 

Dr. Christina Lasich, MD

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By bonnie, Community Member— Last Modified: 10/30/12, First Published: 10/27/12