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Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps

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Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid

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Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps vs Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid

Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid

Why is Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps better than Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid?

  • Is anti-inflammatory
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Why is Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid better than Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps?

  • 6years lower age requirement
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    6yearsvs12years

General info

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.Not linked to dependency
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
It is not explicitly mentioned on the product information leaflet that this drug is linked to dependency. Therefore withdrawal symptoms should not be anticipated.
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
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
It does not require a prescription and can be purchased easily from most pharmacists.
This medicine is suitable for people at a younger age.

Composition

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

325mg

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.
Studies have shown that caffeine can boost the effectiveness of many analgesics, resulting in better, faster acting pain relief.
Naproxen is an anti-inflammatory which can be used to treat a variety of symptoms of pain.
6.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.

Effects

1.Is antipyretic (fever reducing)
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
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 tinnitus
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
Tinnitus is the perception of sound within the ear, quite often the sound of ringing.
3.Is anti-inflammatory
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
Anti- inflammatory drugs are particularly good for things like muscle and joint pain, as they not only block out the pain but also target the cause.
4.Can be used to treat mild arthritis pain
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
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.
5.Recommended for sore throats
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
Sore throats are usually caused by painful inflammation of the tonsils, larynx or pharynx. A common manifestation of a sore throat is pain when swallowing.
6.Can be used to treat cold and flu symptoms
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief LiquiCaps
Vicks DayQuil Cold & Flu Relief Liquid
This medicine is recommended to alleviate the range of different symptoms associated with cold and flu.

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