Ibuprofen is a universal painkiller?Alert!These 6 conditions can be dangerous if taken incorrectly…

2022-07-21 0 By

Expert: Qin Wei, PhD, chief pharmacist of department of Pharmacy, China-Japan Friendship Hospital, believes that many people are familiar with ibuprofen, especially women.Stomach pain, ibuprofen…Migraines in the head, ibuprofen…Fever, ibuprofen, schedule…Many people even take ibuprofen wherever it hurts, so is ibuprofen a universal painkiller?Eat much what side effect to have?Let’s learn today.Ibuprofen is a universal painkiller?Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug with analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory effects.It reduces prostaglandin synthesis by inhibiting cyclooxygenase, thus reducing tissue congestion and swelling caused by prostaglandin, and reducing the sensitivity of peripheral nerve pain.In addition, it can also play an antipyretic (commonly known as “reducing fever”) role by acting on hypothalamus thermoregulation center.Ibuprofen can relieve a variety of pain, including headache, arthralgia, migraine, toothache, muscle pain, neuralgia, dysmenorrhea, postoperative pain, lower back pain, and post-exercise injury pain;Pain caused by strain, tenosynovitis and bursitis;Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, other non-rheumatoid arthritis and acute gout.The efficacy of ibuprofen almost covers all kinds of pain in daily life, but please be aware that some pain, if blindly taking painkillers may delay the disease.Among the most dangerous are pain caused by heart disease, which can lead to cardiogenic toothache, back pain, shoulder pain and chest pain.When occurrence should seek medical treatment as soon as possible, cannot take painkiller by oneself, delay the best treatment time.Who is not suitable for ibuprofen?1. Use of ibuprofen during pregnancy may pass through the placenta and cause damage to the fetus. Use of ibuprofen after 20 weeks may cause kidney damage to the fetus and increase the risk of amniotic insufficiency.2. Ibuprofen can enter the breast milk in lactating women. If the drug is used in lactating women, it is necessary to stop breastfeeding.3, pregnant women can delay or prevent ovulation, causing reversible infertility, so women planning pregnancy should be careful to use this drug, pregnancy difficulties or undergoing infertility examination, should consider stopping the drug.4. Ibuprofen in patients with peptic ulcer or gastrointestinal bleeding can inhibit the activity of cyclooxygenase 1, which plays a protective role in gastrointestinal mucosa, and aggravate ulcer or bleeding.5. High oral doses of ibuprofen (≥2400mg/ day) can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke in patients with cardiac disease, and the risk increases with dose and duration of administration.6. For patients with liver disease and kidney disease, ibuprofen may aggravate the condition of such patients because of its metabolism through the liver and excretion through the kidney.Bulofen ate much what side effect to have?The following side effects may occur with normal use of ibuprofen: nausea, vomiting, a burning sensation in the stomach, mild indigestion, headache, dizziness, tinnitus, blurred vision, nervousness, drowsiness, edema of the lower limbs or sudden weight gain.If too much or long-term use, may cause serious side effects, including severe gastrointestinal reaction (such as bleeding, ulcer, perforation, show the hematemesis, black, abdominal pain, abdominal distention, etc.), severe cardiovascular thrombotic events (which can be characterized by chest pain, shortness of breath, weakness, vague, etc.), severe skin reactions (e.g., exfoliative dermatitis, history about syndrome).If any of the above symptoms occur during the medication, or if a rash or other allergic reaction occurs when taking the medication for the first time, please stop taking the medication and see a doctor.What should I do when taking ibuprofen?It is best not to use ibuprofen for a long time or in large quantities, for pain relief should not exceed 5 days, for antipyretic should not exceed 3 days.Alcohol consumption during medication may increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding and serious cardiovascular side effects. Avoid alcohol or beverages containing alcohol.Ibuprofen may inhibit your clotting function and may cause bleeding more easily. Please use a soft bristle toothbrush and electric razor.Please do not take other medicines containing antipyretic and analgesic ingredients at the same time, especially note that some compound cold medicines may contain non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.Ibuprofen may induce or aggravate hypertension, and close monitoring of blood pressure is recommended during use.If you are concerned about drug overdose, go to the hospital to monitor blood levels of ibuprofen.Disclaimer: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author, if there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through email, we will promptly deal with.Email address: jpbl@jp.jiupainews.com