43points

Bayer Aspirin Advanced

64points

Motrin IB

Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB
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34 facts in comparison

Bayer Aspirin Advanced vs Motrin IB

Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB

Why is Bayer Aspirin Advanced better than Motrin IB?

  • 2 higher daily limit
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    8vs6
  • 500mg more aspirin content
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    500mgvs0mg
  • Not linked to shortness of breath
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  • Not linked to blurred vision
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  • Not linked to feeling sedated
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  • Not linked to constipation
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  • Not linked to diarrhea
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  • Not linked to easy bruising in case of overdose
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Why is Motrin IB better than Bayer Aspirin Advanced?

  • 200mg more ibuprofen content
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    200mgvs0mg
  • 60 more pills in the box
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    100vs40
  • Recommended for sore throats
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  • Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose
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  • Not linked to Reye’s syndrome
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  • Targets rheumatic pain
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General info

The daily limit is the maximum amount of tablets/capsules that you may take in a 24 hour period, as advised by the producer.
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.
3.Not linked to dependency
Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB
It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
4.Is available over-the-counter
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Motrin IB
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

Composition

1.ibuprofen

0mg

200mg

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.
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.
Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
4.codeine

0mg

0mg

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.
5.aspirin

500mg

0mg

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat a variety of symptoms of pain.

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
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Motrin IB
Antipyretic medications help to lower the body temperature. This can help to make patients feel better, however it is not always recommended, as the temperature increase can be a natural defense to fight infections.
3.Can be used to treat cold and flu symptoms
Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB
This medicine is recommended to alleviate the range of different symptoms associated with cold and flu.
4.Targets headaches
Bayer Aspirin Advanced
Motrin IB
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.
Diphenhydramine causes sleepiness or drowsiness. This is better for use at night, particularly if pain prevents you from sleeping.
6.Is anti-inflammatory
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Motrin IB
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.

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