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What should I discuss with my doctor before taking NSAIDs?

To avoid suffering an adverse reaction, talk to your doctor before you take an NSAID, even over the counter. These drugs may not be appropriate for some people with different medical conditions, such as heart disease, and may interact with certain medications and foods. Discuss the proper dosage of NSAIDs and any potential complications with your doctor.

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