21points

Midol Complete Caplets

54points

Midol Teen Formula

Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
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25 facts in comparison

Midol Complete Caplets vs Midol Teen Formula

Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula

Why is Midol Complete Caplets better than Midol Teen Formula?

  • 175mg more paracetamol content
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    500mgvs325mg
  • 5 more consecutive days
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    10vs5

Why is Midol Teen Formula better than Midol Complete Caplets?

  • Targets toothaches
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  • 6 higher daily limit
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    12vs6
  • 12 more pills in the box
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    36vs24
  • Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain
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General info

1.maximum capsules daily

6

12

The daily limit is the maximum amount of tablets/capsules that you may take in a 24 hour period, as advised by the producer.
2.pills per box

24

36

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.
3.Is available over-the-counter
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
4.consecutive days

10

5

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.
5.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.
6.half life

4h

4h

A drug’s half-life is the time it takes for half of a given dose to be eliminated from the body or bloodstream, as measured in hours. Drugs with a short half-life take effect quicker, however, they need to be taken more frequently than drugs with a longer half-life.

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.
2.paracetamol

500mg

325mg

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.aspirin

0mg

0mg

Aspirin can be used as an analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory.
4.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.
5.naproxen

0mg

0mg

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

60mg

60mg

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

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
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 tinnitus
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
Tinnitus is the perception of sound within the ear, quite often the sound of ringing.
4.Targets headaches
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
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.Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
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
Midol Complete Caplets
Midol Teen Formula
Heartburn is a burning sensation in the chest, usually caused by indigestion.

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