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Advil vs Excedrin

Advil
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Excedrin
Other name: Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen)
Other name: Excedrin Tension Headache (Excedrin Tension Headache)
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Advil is a brand of ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Advil is manufactured by Pfizer and has been on the market since 1984...
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Excedrin is an Over-the-counter substance headache pain reliever, typically in the form of Tablet. It contains acetaminophen (paracetamol), aspirin, and caffeine. Until late 2005 it was manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb, but in July 2005 it was purcha...
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Advil is a brand of ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Advil is manufactured by Pfizer and has been on the market since 1984...
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Excedrin is an Over-the-counter substance headache pain reliever, typically in the form of Tablet. It contains acetaminophen (paracetamol), aspirin, and caffeine. Until late 2005 it was manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb, but in July 2005 it was purcha...
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keeps me from the good ones like Excedrin. I took some...
" ...pain pill. Nursing keeps me from the good ones like Excedrin. I took some Advil this morning. No... "

too, was an Excedrin and Advil addict pre-op. I took the...
" I agree with you all about Tylenol. It doesn't work for me either. I, too, was an Excedrin and Advil addict pre-op. I took the combo for my migraines and now I have to take a narcotic.... "

take it occasionally, but the excedrin works best for me....
" Usually I take excedrin migrain. Tylonol has never ...for it to work. Advil does work and I take it occasionally, but the... "

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Tylynol and Excedrin with no luck. My Oncologist is taking...
" I started taking Debrafenib and Mekinist approximately six weeks ago. ...make me shake uncontrollably. My Nurse said to try Excedrin for side effects. I tried Advil, Tylynol and Excedrin with no luck. My... "

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seems to work best for me for headaches. For back pain...
" Excedrin seems to work best for me for headaches. For back pain Advil works good, unless it's really bad, and then I'll usually get prescription strength... "

and Excedrin Tension help the best for headaches! In...
" Same for me! Sub and advil help for most of my ...pain issues! Suboxone and Excedrin Tension... "

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much powdered excedrin)...anyways...those are what work for...
" neither advil or tyenol work on me...i take bayers aspirin...or excedrin....i ...to \"goodies\" (pretty much powdered... "

Excedrin because it is the best thing for my headaches....
" ...be careful - I take Excedrin because it is the best thing for my headaches. ...can hurt your stomach, but Advil is even worse. Try to take a ...or something when you take aspirin to help your stomach.... "

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Free Excedrin and that works for me. Pretty much nothing...
" Advil doesn't work worth a shit on me either, but the Migraine stuff ...do anyway. I sometimes take Imitrex in pill form though, ...take Extra Strength Aspirin Free Excedrin and that works for me. Pretty... "

max. strength Excedrin. Even that doesn't work most of the...
" ...was the only one.....I've had a headache every day for almost 2 weeks. Advil doesn't do anything anymore, have bumped up to max. strength Excedrin. Even that doesn't work most of the time.... "

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