86points

Nuromol

77points

Panadol Actifast Soluble

Nuromol
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Nuromol vs Panadol Actifast Soluble

Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
86
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Nuromol
77
points
Panadol Actifast Soluble

Why is Nuromol better than Panadol Actifast Soluble?

  • 200mg more ibuprofen content
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    200mgvs0mg
  • 8 more pills in the box
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    32vs24
  • Is anti-inflammatory
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  • Has more than one active ingredient
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Why is Panadol Actifast Soluble better than Nuromol?

  • 2 higher daily limit
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    8vs6
  • 12months longer shelf life
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    48monthsvs36months
  • Can be taken on an empty stomach
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  • 12years lower age requirement
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    6yearsvs18years
  • Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
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  • Not linked to blurred vision
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  • Not linked to dizziness
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  • Not linked to heartburn
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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.shelf life

36months

48months

This is how long the product can be stored before you should throw it away, as measured in months. A long shelf life is desirable if you take it infrequently.
3.pills per box

32

24

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.
4.Can be taken on an empty stomach
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
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.
5.minimum age requirements

18years

6years

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

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

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.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.
4.naproxen

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

0mg

0mg

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

Effects

1.Targets toothaches
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
Toothache is pain in and around the teeth and jawbone, often caused by tooth decay.
2.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast 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.Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.
4.Targets muscular pain
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
Muscle pain can be caused by exercise or other stresses, as well as infections such as flu.
5.Targets rheumatic pain
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast Soluble
Rheumatic pain is pain in the joints and connective tissues, most commonly caused by arthritis.
6.Not linked to Reye’s syndrome
Nuromol
Panadol Actifast 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.

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