68points

Goody's Headache Relief Shot

59points

Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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Goody's Headache Relief Shot vs Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
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59
points

Why is Goody's Headache Relief Shot better than Tylenol Arthritis Pain?

  • Recommended for sore throats
  • Is soluble in water
  • Has more than one active ingredient
  • Targets rheumatic pain

Why is Tylenol Arthritis Pain better than Goody's Headache Relief Shot?

  • 2 higher daily limit
    6vs4
  • Not linked to blurred vision
  • Not linked to dizziness
  • Not linked to shortness of breath
  • Not linked to sudden weight loss
  • Is anti-inflammatory
  • Not linked to dependency
  • Targets migraines

General info

1.maximum capsules daily

4

6

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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St. Joseph Chewable Aspirin 81mg

48

2.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

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Calprofen Ibuprofen Suspension

0.08years

3.Is available over-the-counter
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

4.consecutive days

10

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.

Best

Tylenol PM

14

5.Is soluble in water
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.

6.Not linked to dependency
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

Composition

1.ibuprofen

0mg

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

1000mg

650mg

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.caffeine

65mg

0mg

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

Best

Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets

65mg

4.Has more than one active ingredient
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.

5.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.

Best

Nurofen Plus

12.8mg

6.aspirin

0mg

0mg

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

Best

Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder

520mg

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.

4.Recommended for sore throats
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Sore throats are usually caused by painful inflammation of the tonsils, larynx or pharynx. A common manifestation of a sore throat is pain when swallowing.

5.Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Anemia refers to red blood cell deficiency. It is characterised by fatigue, dizziness and other signs such as pale skin or heart palpitations.

6.Not linked to heartburn
Goody's Headache Relief Shot
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Heartburn is a burning sensation in the chest, usually caused by indigestion.

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