Not Medical Advice: No, the white, oval pill with the imprint IP 465 is ibuprofen 600mg, not Vicodin. Ibuprofen is a pain reliever used to treat from various conditions such as headache, dental pain, menstrual cramps, muscle aches, or arthritis.
Possible side effects of ibuprofen are nausea, vomiting, headache, constipation, diarrhea, drowsiness or dizziness. If your condition persists or gets worse seek medical help right away. Daily use of alcohol and/or tobacco, especially when combined with this medication, may increase your risk for stomach bleeding.
According to a recent episode of The Dr. Oz Show, a large study revealed that two common over-the-counter pain relievers significantly increases the risk of deafness in women. Dr. Oz claims “Women who took ibuprofen or acetaminophen four to five times a week had a 12 percent increased risk in hearing loss...” The study Dr. Oz refers to is an article published in the American Journal of Epidemiology that studied 62,000 women between the ages of 31 and 48 over the span of 14 years.