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Ecotrin Regular Strength

Ecotrin Regular Strength
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Ecotrin Regular Strength review: 32 facts and highlights

Ecotrin Regular Strength
Ecotrin Regular Strength

Why is Ecotrin Regular Strength better than the average?

  • Maximum capsules daily
    12vs6.23
  • Pills per box
    125vs44.37
  • Aspirin
    325mgvs79.45mg
  • Consecutive days
    10vs7.75

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General info

1.maximum capsules daily

12

The daily limit is the maximum amount of tablets/capsules that you may take in a 24 hour period, as advised by the producer.

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2.pills per box

125

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.

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Ecotrin Low Strength

365

3.Is available over-the-counter
Ecotrin Regular Strength

It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.

4.minimum age requirements

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

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0.08years

5.consecutive days

10

This is the longest amount of time you should take this medication before stopping or seeking medical advice. A short time can indicate that the drug is more likely to cause problems such as dependency or negative side effects.

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Tylenol PM

14

6.Not linked to dependency
Ecotrin Regular Strength

It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.

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Composition

1.ibuprofen

0mg

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.

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Nurofen Express Caplets 684mg

684mg

2.paracetamol

0mg

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.

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Goody's Headache Relief Shot

1000mg

3.aspirin

325mg

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.

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Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder

520mg

4.codeine

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.

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Nurofen Plus

12.8mg

5.caffeine

0mg

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

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Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets

65mg

6.naproxen

0mg

Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat a variety of symptoms of pain.

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250mg

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Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Ecotrin Regular Strength

Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.

2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Ecotrin Regular Strength

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 mild arthritis pain
Ecotrin Regular Strength

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.

4.Not linked to easy bruising in case of overdose
Ecotrin Regular Strength

Excessive use of medications that interfere with blood clotting can cause bruising.

5.Not linked to loss of appetite
Ecotrin Regular Strength

The drug is not considered to be a cause of loss of appetite.

6.Not linked to low blood pressure
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Effects of low blood pressure include dizziness and fainting.

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