75points

Ibum Forte

22points

Midol Complete Caplets

Ibum Forte
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28 facts in comparison

Ibum Forte vs Midol Complete Caplets

Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
75
points
Ibum Forte
22
points
Midol Complete Caplets

Why is Ibum Forte better than Midol Complete Caplets?

  • Targets toothaches
    ?
  • 400mg more ibuprofen content
    ?

    400mgvs0mg
  • 12 more pills in the box
    ?

    36vs24
  • Targets migraines
    ?
  • Is anti-inflammatory
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  • Not linked to dependency
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  • Not linked to sudden weight loss
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  • Not linked to low blood pressure
    ?

Why is Midol Complete Caplets better than Ibum Forte?

  • 3 higher daily limit
    ?

    6vs3
  • 500mg more paracetamol content
    ?

    500mgvs0mg
  • 60mg more caffeine content
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    60mgvs0mg
  • Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
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  • Not linked to heartburn
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  • Not linked to seizures in case of overdose
    ?
  • Not linked to tinnitus
    ?
  • Has more than one active ingredient
    ?

General info

1.pills per box

36

24

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

3

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.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.
4.Is available over-the-counter
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
5.Not linked to dependency
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
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

400mg

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.
2.paracetamol

0mg

500mg

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.naproxen

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

60mg

Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
6.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.

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
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 migraines
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
A migraine is a very severe headache, often accompanied with other sensory signs such as flashing lights, blind spots, tingling and light sensitivity. Migraine sufferers often struggle to find adequate relief.
4.Targets headaches
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
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.
5.Is anti-inflammatory
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
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.
6.Targets muscular pain
Ibum Forte
Midol Complete Caplets
Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.

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