74points

Ibum Forte

59points

Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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Tylenol Arthritis Pain
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Ibum Forte vs Tylenol Arthritis Pain

Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain
74
points
59
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Why is Ibum Forte better than Tylenol Arthritis Pain?

  • Not linked to low blood pressure

Why is Tylenol Arthritis Pain better than Ibum Forte?

  • 3 higher daily limit
    6vs3
  • 650mg more paracetamol content
    650mgvs0mg
  • Can be taken on an empty stomach
  • 14 more pills in the box
    50vs36
  • Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
  • Not linked to blurred vision
  • Not linked to dizziness
  • Not linked to heartburn

General info

1.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.

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St. Joseph Chewable Aspirin 81mg

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2.Can be taken on an empty stomach
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.

3.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

Best

Calprofen Ibuprofen Suspension

0.08years

4.pills per box

36

50

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.

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Ecotrin Low Strength

365

5.Is available over-the-counter
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

6.Not linked to dependency
Ibum Forte
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

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.

Best

Nurofen Express Caplets 684mg

684mg

2.paracetamol

0mg

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.aspirin

0mg

0mg

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

Best

Goody's Extra Strength Headache Powder

520mg

4.caffeine

0mg

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

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.naproxen

0mg

0mg

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

Best

Dolormin GS mit Naproxen

250mg

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Ibum Forte
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
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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

4.Targets migraines
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.

5.Targets headaches
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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.

6.Is anti-inflammatory
Ibum Forte
Tylenol Arthritis Pain

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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