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Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
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Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg

Ibum Forte vs Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg: 28 facts in comparison

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.
400mg
Nurofen Express Caplets 684mg: 684mg
200mg

2. Targets toothaches

Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
58% have it

3. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
96% have it

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.
3
St. Joseph Chewable Aspirin 81mg: 48
6

5. 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.
0mg
Goody's Headache Relief Shot: 1000mg
0mg

6. Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose

Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
65% have it

7. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
57% have it

8. Targets migraines

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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
41% have it

9. minimum age requirements

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

10. 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.
36
Ecotrin Low Strength: 365
16

11. Is available over-the-counter

It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg

12. aspirin

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
0mg
Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder: 520mg
0mg

13. caffeine

Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
0mg
Solpadeine Headache Soluble Tablets: 65mg
0mg

14. 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
0mg

15. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
69% have it

16. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg

17. diphenhydramine

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

18. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
75% have it

19. Not linked to sudden weight loss

The drug is not considered to be a cause of loss of weight.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
79% have it

20. Not linked to low blood pressure

Effects of low blood pressure include dizziness and fainting.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
51% have it

21. 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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
94% have it

22. Not linked to Reye’s syndrome

Reye’s syndrome is a potentially fatal disease which affects the brain and liver. The disease has been associated with aspirin use in children under 16.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
76% have it

23. Targets muscular pain

Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
88% have it

24. Recommended for sore throats

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.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
44% have it

25. Targets rheumatic pain

Rheumatic pain is pain in the joints and connective tissues, most commonly caused by arthritis.
Ibum Forte
Nurofen Express Liquid Capsules 200mg
37% have it

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