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Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
Top 87%502 points
Top 87%
Top 41%2,297 points
Top 41%
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Excedrin Back And Body vs Tylenol Arthritis Pain: 36 facts in comparison

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
0mg

2. Targets toothaches

Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
58% have it

3. Is antipyretic (fever reducing)

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.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
96% have it

4. 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
6

5. 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.
250mg
Goody's Headache Relief Shot: 1000mg
650mg

6. Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose

Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
65% have it

7. consecutive days

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.
10
Tylenol PM: 14
10

8. 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.
24
Ecotrin Low Strength: 365
50

9. 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.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
69% have it

10. Is available over-the-counter

It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

11. aspirin

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
250mg
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder: 520mg
0mg

12. Not linked to dependency

It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
75% have it

13. caffeine

Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
0mg
Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets: 65mg
0mg

14. naproxen

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

15. Can be taken on an empty stomach

Medicines which can be taken on an empty stomach are unlikely to cause stomach problems such as ulcers. These are better if you need to take the painkillers first thing in the morning.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
31% have it

16. 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
0mg

17. Targets muscular pain

Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
88% have it

18. Possible benefits in heart disease patients

Aspirin can help to prevent blood clots which can cause heart attacks and strokes. For this reason, it is sometimes recommended that “at risk” patients take it daily. Source: NHS Choices, 2018.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
14% have it

19. minimum age requirements

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

20. 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.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

21. Targets rheumatic pain

Rheumatic pain is pain in the joints and connective tissues, most commonly caused by arthritis.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
37% have it

22. 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.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
94% have it

23. 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.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
46% have it

24. Not linked to blurred vision

The drug is not considered to be a cause of blurred vision.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
48% have it

25. Not linked to sudden weight loss

The drug is not considered to be a cause of loss of weight.
Excedrin Back And Body
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
79% have it

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