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SummaryA ubiquitously available pain reliever/fever reducer. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, available in many forms. It is sometimes used to reduce the body-load caused by certain drugs, such as stimulants.
DoseCommon: 400-800mg's.
Onsetwithin an hour.
Duration4-6 hours. ER forumulations up to 12 hours.
AvoidAlcoholic beverages.