After shoulder surgery, you should avoid all anti-inflammatory medications including ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) and Naprosyn (Aleve) and any other prescription anti-inflammatories, unless your surgeon prescribes them. Do not resume these medications until your doctor says that it is okay.
Study Questions Ibuprofen Ban Before Surgery physicians about any NSAID use two weeks before surgery, while another said NSAIDs should be withdrawn. Was told not to take aspirin or any blood thinner 7 days prior to surgery, does lexapro cause skin problems ibuprofen today for a headache, should I postpone surgery.
Answer. As with any. Advil, Aleve, Anaprox, Ansaid, Arthrotec, Bextra, Celebrex, Daypro, Diclofenac, Ibuprofen, Indocin, St. John's wart (please do not take 14 days prior to surgery), Vitamin E, The following medications may be taken prior to surgery:. I had my period last week and took ibuprofen and tylenol to help with the pain I did the same thing 4 days before surgery because no one.
I worked in the SDC dept. doing pre-testing before people had surgery. I would draw the blood and do EKG's. It is a good idea to let them know.