59points

Nurofen Plus

57points

Solpadeine Max Soluble

Nurofen Plus
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Nurofen Plus vs Solpadeine Max Soluble

Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble

Why is Nurofen Plus better than Solpadeine Max Soluble?

  • 200mg more ibuprofen content
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    200mgvs0mg
  • Recommended for sore throats
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  • Can be taken on an empty stomach
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  • Is anti-inflammatory
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Why is Solpadeine Max Soluble better than Nurofen Plus?

  • 2 higher daily limit
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    8vs6
  • 500mg more paracetamol content
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    500mgvs0mg
  • 30mg more caffeine content
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    30mgvs0mg
  • Is soluble in water
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  • Not linked to sudden weight loss
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  • Not linked to easy bruising in case of overdose
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  • Not linked to heartburn
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  • Not linked to rashes
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General info

1.maximum capsules daily

6

8

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

32

32

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.consecutive days

3

3

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.
4.Is available over-the-counter
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
5.minimum age requirements

12years

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.
6.Is soluble in water
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
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.

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

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.aspirin

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

30mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

12.8mg

12.8mg

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
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
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.Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
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.
4.Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.
5.Not linked to Reye’s syndrome
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
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.
6.Targets migraines
Nurofen Plus
Solpadeine Max Soluble
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.

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