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Are over-the-counter medications available for DUB?

Many women with dysfunctional uterine bleeding find relief from over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medications such as ibuprofen and naproxen. Aspirin should be avoided because of its interactions with blood clotting. Make sure your doctor is aware of all medications you are taking.

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