72points

Midol Liquid Gels

54points

Midol Teen Formula

Midol Liquid Gels
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Midol Liquid Gels vs Midol Teen Formula

Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula

Why is Midol Liquid Gels better than Midol Teen Formula?

  • 200mg more ibuprofen content
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    200mgvs0mg
  • 175mg more paracetamol content
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    500mgvs325mg
  • Not linked to shortness of breath
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  • Not linked to sudden weight loss
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  • Is soluble in water
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  • Not linked to blurred vision
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  • Recommended for sore throats
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  • Not linked to dependency
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Why is Midol Teen Formula better than Midol Liquid Gels?

  • 6 higher daily limit
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    12vs6
  • 16 more pills in the box
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    36vs20
  • 60mg more caffeine content
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    60mgvs0mg
  • Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain
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  • Has more than one active ingredient
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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

20

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 Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
4.Is soluble in water
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
The product is available in a soluble form, so you can dissolve it in water. This can result in quicker pain relief, and it is useful for people who find tablets difficult to swallow.
5.Not linked to dependency
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
6.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

Composition

1.ibuprofen

200mg

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.caffeine

0mg

60mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Midol Liquid Gels
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 Reye’s syndrome
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
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.
4.Not linked to seizures in case of overdose
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
A seizure occurs when there is a sudden increase in electrical activity in the brain, affecting the nervous system. It can cause involuntary movements and carries a risk of injury.
5.Not linked to shortness of breath
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
Shortness of breath is a tense tightening in the chest and feeling of suffocation that can cause a lot of discomfort.
6.Not linked to tinnitus
Midol Liquid Gels
Midol Teen Formula
Tinnitus is the perception of sound within the ear, quite often the sound of ringing.

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