Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
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Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder review: 22 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. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
96% have it

3. 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.
260mg
Goody's Headache Relief Shot: 1000mg

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.
4
St. Joseph Chewable Aspirin 81mg: 48

5. 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.
50
Ecotrin Low Strength: 365

6. caffeine

Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
32.5mg
Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets: 65mg

7. Is available over-the-counter

It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder

8. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
73% have it

9. Targets muscular pain

Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
88% have it

10. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder

11. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
69% have it

12. aspirin

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

13. Is soluble in water

The product is available in a soluble form, so you can dissolve it in water. This can result in quicker pain relief, and it is useful for people who find tablets difficult to swallow.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
29% have it

14. minimum age requirements

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

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. naproxen

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

17. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
57% have it

18. diphenhydramine

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

19. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
51% have it

20. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
14% have it

21. 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
75% 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.
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder
94% have it

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