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What medicine can I take to protect my stomach while

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what medicine can I take to protect my stomach while temporarily requiring 600 mg of ibuprofen every 4 hours
Mysticdoc :

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Mysticdoc :

Hi there,


I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.


I am here to help you with your concerns.

Mysticdoc :

Omeprazole ( prilosec OTC) 20 mg daily will protect your stomach from any ulcer.

Mysticdoc :

Ibuprofen can cause stomach ulcer.

Mysticdoc :

Omeprazole has been shown to prevent it.

Mysticdoc :

Hence, you can discuss with your doctor about omeprazole.

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Thanks, ***** ***** not have thought to take Prilosec, thanks very much!

Mysticdoc : The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.
Mysticdoc : Hi there,
I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to help you with your concerns.
Mysticdoc : Omeprazole ( prilosec OTC) 20 mg daily will protect your stomach from any ulcer.
Mysticdoc : Ibuprofen can cause stomach ulcer.
Mysticdoc : Omeprazole has been shown to prevent it.
Mysticdoc : Hence, you can discuss with your doctor about omeprazole.
Mysticdoc : Best wishes,
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