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MOTRIN® (Ibuprofen)
ADVIL® (Ibuprofen)
TYLENOL® Extra Strength (Acetaminophen)
  CHARACTERISTICS
 
 
IS A NON-STEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUG (NSAID)
Yes
Yes

#1 OB-GYN RECOMMENDED BRAND OF PAIN RELIEVER FOR MENSTRUAL PAIN
Yes


RELIEVES FEVER
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR BACK PAIN/BACKACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIVES MINOR HEADACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR MUSCLE PAIN/MUSCLE ACHES
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR PREMENSTRUAL AND MENSTRUAL PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR TOOTHACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR ARTHRITIS PAIN/JOINT PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
PROVIDES FAST PAIN RELIEF
Yes
Yes
Yes
WORKS CENTRALLY TO RELIEVE YOUR PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
MAY INTERFERE WITH THE BENEFITS OF ASPIRIN HEART THERAPY
Yes
Yes

INCREASES YOUR RISK OF HEART ATTACK, HEART FAILURE, AND STROKE
Yes
Yes

MAY CAUSE SEVERE STOMACH BLEEDING
Yes
Yes

CONTAINS LIVER WARNING
1*
1*
2*
MAY BE MORE APPROPRIATE FOR THOSE WITH HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, KIDNEY DISEASE, STOMACH PROBLEMS, OR HEART DISEASE


Yes


MOTRIN® (Ibuprofen)
ADVIL® (Ibuprofen)
TYLENOL® (Acetaminophen)
    CHARACTERISTICS
IS A NON-STEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUG (NSAID)
Yes
Yes

#1 OB-GYN RECOMMENDED BRAND OF PAIN RELIEVER FOR MENSTRUAL PAIN
Yes


RELIEVES FEVER
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR BACK PAIN/BACKACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIVES MINOR HEADACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR MUSCLE PAIN/MUSCLE ACHES
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR PREMENSTRUAL AND MENSTRUAL PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR TOOTHACHE
Yes
Yes
Yes
RELIEVES MINOR ARTHRITIS PAIN/JOINT PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
PROVIDES FAST PAIN RELIEF
Yes
Yes
Yes
WORKS CENTRALLY TO RELIEVE YOUR PAIN
Yes
Yes
Yes
MAY INTERFERE WITH THE BENEFITS OF ASPIRIN HEART THERAPY
Yes
Yes

INCREASES YOUR RISK OF HEART ATTACK, HEART FAILURE, AND STROKE
Yes
Yes

MAY CAUSE SEVERE STOMACH BLEEDING
Yes
Yes

CONTAINS LIVER WARNING
Yes
1*
Yes
1*
Yes
2*
MAY BE MORE APPROPRIATE FOR THOSE WITH HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, KIDNEY DISEASE, STOMACH PROBLEMS, OR HEART DISEASE


Yes


1 Ask a doctor before use if you have liver cirrhosis

2 Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours with other drugs containing acetaminophen, 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

* Ask a doctor before use if you have liver disease


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