Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
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Anacin Regular Strength Caplets review: 30 facts and highlights

1. ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory. The painkilling effects of ibuprofen take effect immediately, however the anti-inflammatory effects can take as long as a week.
0mg
Nurofen Express Caplets 684mg: 684mg

2. Targets toothaches

Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
58% have it

3. maximum capsules daily

The daily limit is the maximum amount of tablets/capsules that you may take in a 24 hour period, as advised by the producer.
8
St. Joseph Chewable Aspirin 81mg: 48

4. paracetamol

Paracetamol (or acetaminophen as it is known in the US) is classified as a mild analgesic. It suppresses the feeling of pain, but does little to treat the cause.
0mg
Goody's Headache Relief Shot: 1000mg

5. Is available over-the-counter

It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets

6. Targets headaches

The most common form of headache is a tension headache, and can be related to many triggers such as sleep deprivation, stress, eye-strain or hunger.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets

7. Recommended for sore throats

Sore throats are usually caused by painful inflammation of the tonsils, larynx or pharynx. A common manifestation of a sore throat is pain when swallowing.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
44% have it

8. Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain

Arthritis is a common condition which causes inflammation within a joint. This can cause a lot of pain as well as difficulty carrying out day to day tasks.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
57% have it

9. Can be used to treat cold and flu symptoms

This medicine is recommended to alleviate the range of different symptoms associated with cold and flu.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
73% have it

10. Targets muscular pain

Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
88% have it

11. aspirin

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
400mg
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder: 520mg

12. minimum age requirements

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.
12years
Calprofen Ibuprofen Suspension: 0.08years

13. pills per box

A higher number of pills per box may imply that the product is more safe than others. Many painkillers are regulated so that a person may not buy more than a certain amount at any one time.
300
Ecotrin Low Strength: 365

14. Has more than one active ingredient

The product contains more than one active ingredient. These combinations usually compliment each other and sometimes one ingredient can improve the effectiveness of the other.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
51% have it

15. codeine

Codeine is an opiate used to treat mild to moderate pain. Opiates can alter the mood, sometimes resulting in feelings of euphoria. This can be beneficial for pain relief, however it can become addictive and withdrawal symptoms are common.
0mg
Nurofen Plus: 12.8mg

16. caffeine

Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
32mg
Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets: 65mg

17. naproxen

Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat a variety of symptoms of pain.
0mg
Dolormin GS mit Naproxen: 250mg

18. Is anti-inflammatory

Anti- inflammatory drugs are particularly good for things like muscle and joint pain, as they not only block out the pain but also target the cause.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
69% have it

19. diphenhydramine

Diphenhydramine causes sleepiness or drowsiness. This is better for use at night, particularly if pain prevents you from sleeping.
0mg
Motrin PM: 38mg

20. No naproxen-associated heart risk

Naproxen may increase your risk of heart attack or stroke, especially if you use it for an extended period of time.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
94% have it

21. Not linked to shortness of breath

Shortness of breath is a tense tightening in the chest and feeling of suffocation that can cause a lot of discomfort.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
46% have it

22. Not linked to blurred vision

The drug is not considered to be a cause of blurred vision.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
48% have it

23. Not linked to feeling sedated

Feeling sedated means that you feel sleepy and may not be as responsive as you usually would be. Drugs which cause sedation should be used with caution.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
26% have it

24. Not linked to constipation

Constipation means having difficulty with regular bowel movements.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
26% have it

25. Not linked to diarrhea

Diarrhea, from the Greek for “passing through,” means having loose or liquid bowel movements.
Anacin Regular Strength Caplets
24% have it

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