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Ibuprofen (Advil, Children's Advil/Motrin, Medipren, Motrin, Nuprin, PediaCare Fever, and many others) belongs to a drug class called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). This drug is used in the management of mild to moderate pain, fever, inflammation; and for treating menstrual cramps, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Side effects, drug interactions, dosing, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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      Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Article
      • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) facts
      • What is rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?
      • Rheumatoid arthritis vs. osteoarthritis
      • What are rheumatoid arthritis causes and risk factors?
      • What are complications of rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What are rheumatoid arthritis symptoms and signs?
      • How do physicians diagnose rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What are the stages of rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What is the treatment for rheumatoid arthritis? What types of medications treat RA?
      • "First-line" rheumatoid arthritis medications
      • "Second-line" or "slow-acting" rheumatoid arthritis drugs (disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs or DMARDs)
      • What are newer rheumatoid arthritis treatments?
      • Rheumatoid arthritis diet, exercise, home remedies, and alternative medicine
      • What about rheumatoid arthritis and pregnancy?
      • What is the prognosis for patients with rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What are tips for living with rheumatoid arthritis?
      • Is it possible to prevent rheumatoid arthritis?
      • What specialists treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA)?
      • What new information about RA has come from the 2015 national meeting of the American College of Rheumatology?
      • What research is being done on rheumatoid arthritis?
      • Where can people get additional information on rheumatoid arthritis?

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Terms related to ibuprofen:

  • Advil
  • Medipren
  • Motrin
  • Nuprin