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If one takes 800 to 1200 mg of ibuprofen a day for 3 to 4 weeks, could that lift total bilirubin level to around 28 micromole/litre and direct bilirubin to around 8 micromole/litre?

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  • Not that common, but still it can be: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK547845. What's the level of liver enzymes? (AST, ALT, GGT, ALP). – Ubiquitous Student Jul 4 '20 at 20:21
  • All within normal range. – Hinko Pih Pih Jul 4 '20 at 21:48
  • What about the previous blood test before taking this medicine? (indirect bilirubin was normal then?) – Ubiquitous Student Jul 4 '20 at 23:25
  • It has never been measured before. – Hinko Pih Pih Jul 5 '20 at 6:49
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    Then probably this patient has Gilbert syndrome (the direct bilirubin also slightly increase in it). – Ubiquitous Student Jul 5 '20 at 9:44

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