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Ibuprofen or similar meds after surgery



My surgeon requested that I not use ibuprofen or other similar meds for six months after surgery. What would be the rational for that advice. Any research to support that advice?


I would need to know more history such as type of surgery, patient medical history, other medications, history of bleeding, etc.

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Amy B Reed, MD Amy B Reed, MD
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