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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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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.
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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It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
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.
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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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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Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
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Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
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Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat a variety of symptoms of pain.
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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.
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
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.
Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.
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.
Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
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, 2019.