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Submitted: 10 years ago.
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Expert:  Ben Mel RN replied 10 years ago.
No, not at all. There is even a possibility it could increase the bleeding somewhat, because ibuprofen has some anticoagulant properties. It is used for reduction of pain and inflammation. The pain associated with painful menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea) responds particularly well to the class of drugs that ibuprofen is part of.