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Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

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Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe review: 32 facts and highlights

Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

Why is Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe better than the average?

  • Maximum capsules daily
    10vs6.23
  • Paracetamol
    325mgvs175.77mg
  • Half life
    2.9hvs3.42h

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General info

1.maximum capsules daily

10

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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2.minimum age requirements

12years

This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

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3.Is available over-the-counter
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

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

4.Can be taken on an empty stomach
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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.Not linked to dependency
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

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.consecutive days

7

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.

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Tylenol PM

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Composition

1.ibuprofen

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.

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2.paracetamol

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.

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3.Has more than one active ingredient
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The product contains more than one active ingredient. These combinations usually compliment each other and sometimes one ingredient can improve the effectiveness of the other.

4.aspirin

0mg

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

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520mg

5.caffeine

0mg

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

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65mg

6.codeine

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.

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12.8mg

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Effects

1.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

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.

2.Not linked to cerebral edema in case of overdose
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Cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of fluid in parts of the brain.

3.Not linked to tinnitus
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

Tinnitus is the perception of sound within the ear, quite often the sound of ringing.

4.Not linked to sudden weight loss
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

The drug is not considered to be a cause of loss of weight.

5.Not linked to anemia in case of overdose
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Anemia refers to red blood cell deficiency. It is characterised by fatigue, dizziness and other signs such as pale skin or heart palpitations.

6.Targets headaches
Tylenol Cold Head Congestion Severe

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.

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