How should I take NSAIDs?

Because NSAIDs come in many different forms and combinations, the way to take them depends on the particular medication you plan to take. Follow your doctor's directions as well as those printed on the medication container.

When you first begin taking NSAIDs, avoid driving or operating machinery, as you may become drowsy after your first dose.

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