60points

IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg

64points

Motrin IB

IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
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29 facts in comparison

IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg vs Motrin IB

IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB

Why is IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg better than Motrin IB?

  • Can be taken on an empty stomach
    ?
  • Targets migraines
    ?
  • 6years lower age requirement
    ?

    6yearsvs12years

Why is Motrin IB better than IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg?

  • 50 more pills in the box
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    100vs50
  • 6 more consecutive days
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    10vs4
  • Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain
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  • Recommended for sore throats
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  • Targets rheumatic pain
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  • Can be used to treat cold and flu symptoms
    ?

General info

1.pills per box

50

100

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.
2.maximum capsules daily

6

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.
3.Not linked to dependency
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
4.Can be taken on an empty stomach
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
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.
5.minimum age requirements

6years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.
6.consecutive days

4

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.

Composition

1.ibuprofen

200mg

200mg

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.
2.paracetamol

0mg

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.
3.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.
4.naproxen

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
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.Targets headaches
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
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.
4.diphenhydramine

0mg

0mg

Diphenhydramine causes sleepiness or drowsiness. This is better for use at night, particularly if pain prevents you from sleeping.
5.Targets muscular pain
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
6.Is anti-inflammatory
IbuHEXAL akut 200 mg
Motrin IB
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.

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