I have a pacemaker being put in 4 days. My question is it's safe to take an Aleve or ibuprofen or something today for severe back pain? A little more about it I have 3 hour drive ahead of me today and sitting is killing my back. Then if the pain doesn't go away I've got a 2-hour drive to get to surgery from where I'll be and I know I can't take nothing that day


Pain meds

by MissyG - 2019-01-13 13:17:31

I’m sure it all depends on your heart condition. Was recommended by my cardiologist to take Tylenol and no ibuprofen. Tylenol extra strength worked well for me. Good luck! 


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I am just thankful that I am alive and that even though I have this pacemaker it is not the end of the world.