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Fell over - been put on 400mg Ibuprofen 3 times a day and told to take parats inbetween...

(7 Posts)
Alambil Tue 14-Oct-08 19:45:02

but I don't know whether to just put up with a dull ache (instead of pain so bad I want to throw up) instead or taking more pills?

WWYD?

twentynine Tue 14-Oct-08 19:46:04

I would take the pills. I've combined brufen and paracetamol before because they work in different ways and there is no point in suffering.

Get well soon

beautifuldays Tue 14-Oct-08 19:46:04

try co-codamol, tis better than paracetemol.
poor you

twentynine Tue 14-Oct-08 19:46:35

Also your body heals quicker if you are not in pain because you don't hold yourself in a tense way and restrict blood flow to the muscles (which is required for recovery).

BloodAndMutts Tue 14-Oct-08 19:46:51

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Alambil Tue 14-Oct-08 20:00:40

Oh yes I can't move without the Ibs - I am more pondering the paracetemol

BloodAndMutts Tue 14-Oct-08 20:09:27

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

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