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Fever

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(Pyrexia)
Fever (also known as pyrexia or controlled hyperthermia) is a common medical sign characterized by an elevation of tempera...
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Common Fever treatments discussed around the web
Tylenol 59,932 Motrin 22,777 Ibuprofen 15,706
1,297,199 conversations around the web about Fever to help you make a decision
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Ibuprofen
VS.
Naproxen
Other name: Advil (Advil)
Other name: Aleve (Aleve)
6 / 10
Satisfaction
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Satisfaction
400,885
Discussions around the web
Discussions
44,837
Discussions around the web
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Taken for:
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Pain
Headaches
Swelling
Inflammation
Cramping
Fever
Pain Relief
Migraines
Back Pain
Arthritis
Teething
Flu
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Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Pain
Inflammation
Swelling
Arthritis
Headaches
Cramping
RA
Migraines*
Back Pain
Joint Pain
Fever
OA
Discomfort
Menstrual Cramps
Tendonitis
Severe Pain
Muscle Pain
JRA
* Off label
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Method of use:
Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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Top Concerns
Ibu
Numbness
5
Depression
4
Addiction
4
Withdrawal
3
Stomach Problems
3
Rash
2
Blood Clots
2
Dehydrated
2
Sleepy
2
Tingling
1
Top Concerns
Nap
Depression
7
Stomach Problems
5
Numbness
5
Addiction
5
Withdrawal
3
Drowsy
3
Rash
3
Tingling
3
High Blood Pressure
2
Diabetes
2
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Ibuprofen
Ibu
Naproxen
Nap
Numbness
Ibu
Nap
5
5
Depression
Ibu
Nap
4
7
Addiction
Ibu
Nap
4
5
Withdrawal
Ibu
Nap
3
3
Stomach Problems
Ibu
Nap
3
5
Rash
Ibu
Nap
2
3
Blood Clots
Ibu
Nap
2
0
Dehydrated
Ibu
Nap
2
0
Sleepy
Ibu
Nap
2
0
Tingling
Ibu
Nap
1
3
Depression
Nap
Ibu
7
4
Stomach Problems
Nap
Ibu
5
3
Numbness
Nap
Ibu
5
5
Addiction
Nap
Ibu
5
4
Withdrawal
Nap
Ibu
3
3
Drowsy
Nap
Ibu
3
0
Rash
Nap
Ibu
3
2
Tingling
Nap
Ibu
3
1
High Blood Pressure
Nap
Ibu
2
0
Diabetes
Nap
Ibu
2
0
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About Ibuprofen
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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Ibuprofen
About Naproxen
Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth...
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" ...tried cocodamol,coedine phosphate, diclofenac,ibuprofen and naproxen. for me cocodamol and ibuprofen work well, naproxen dont work for me at... "

" ...family. I am allergic to ibuprofen and asprin and ...by my doctor), and am getting hives. I have a bruised or sprained tailbone and the Naproxen helped but gave me hives.Please Help, truck drive... "

" ...still sore. I was given naproxen but it didnt help much. I have been taking 800 mg of ibuprofen and it helps. Well, this guy at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems. Does anyone... "

" ...still sore. I was given naproxen but it didnt help much. I have been taking 800 mg of ibuprofen and it helps. Well, this guy at work was stating that it can cause stomach problems. Does anyone... "

" ...Naproxen. For me personally, Naproxen seems to work better for muscle-related pain, whereas Ibuprofen works better for... "

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" ...any effect on my sciatic pain. It's like taking nothing. Ibuprofen is the only thing that has ever given m... "

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" Ibuprofen doesn't do anything but make me bleed. :-( hydrocodone is what ...it barely works, just ma... "

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" ...laws... but ibuprofen does nothing for me, and I ...well, so naproxen is usually the best o... "

" ...the ibuprofen works better on a toothache. I have never had any luck with naproxen myself. Someone... "

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" ...after taking the NSAIDs? I also found naproxen to be hard on my stomach but I do OK with ibuprofen.... "

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