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Is it possible to overdose on advil, How many pills would

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Is it possible to overdose on advil, How many pills would someone have had to taken for it to be bad, Are there any side effects of overdosing on advil?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. D. Evans replied 9 years ago.
The maximum dose for adults is800 milligrams per dose or 3200 mg per day (4 maximum doses). Anything over this is an overdose.

Advil overdose will induce mainly Gastrointestinal effects like nausea, vomiting, blood in stools, etc.

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