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Mixing Medication

07/02/2010

Question:

Want to know if I took Motrin PM (200mg) two hours ago, can I take my prescription Roxicet (1/2 pill)?

Answer:

Thank you for contacting Net Wellness. Depending on other medications that you may take, you may want to wait at least 4 to 6 hours between the ibuprofen and the toxicity.

For questions that need an immediate answer, you should always contact your local pharmacist who is aware of your full prescription history.

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Response by:

Sarah Hudson-DiSalle, PharmD, RPh
Specialty Practice Pharmacist of Outpatient Pharmacy
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University