What should I do if someone takes too much flurbiprofen?

If someone takes too much flurbiprofen, call the National Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222. Immediately call 9-1-1 if the person shows signs of allergic reaction (chest tightness, trouble breathing, rash, itching, facial swelling, hives, swelling in the mouth or throat); signs of a stroke (confusion, vision or speech changes, numbness of an arm or leg, weakness on one side of the body); chest pain or tightness, or irregular heartbeat; signs of stomach ulcers (vomit that looks like coffee grounds) or internal bleeding (unusual tiredness, fainting, tarry, black or bloody stools); or signs of kidney damage (yellowing of the skin or eyes, dark urine, a change in the mount of urine produced).

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