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common cold (also known as nasopharyngitis, acute viral rhinopharyngitis, acute coryza, or a cold) is a viral...
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Tylenol 8,032 Acetaminophen 5,485 Sudafed 4,375
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Ibuprofen
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Other name: Advil (Advil)
Other name: Acetaminophen (Acetaminophen)
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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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Tylenol is a North American brand of drugs advertised for relieving analgesic, reducing fever, and relieving the symptoms of allergy, common cold, cough, and flu. The active ingredient of its original, flagship product, paracetamol (called ''acetaminoph...
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Numbness
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Depression
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Addiction
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Withdrawal
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Stomach Problems
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Rash
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Blood Clots
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Dehydrated
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Sleepy
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Tingling
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Addiction
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Liver Damage
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Contractions
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Paranoia
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High Blood Pressure
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Blood Clots
1
Diabetes
1
Liver Failure
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Febrile Seizures
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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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Tylenol is a North American brand of drugs advertised for relieving analgesic, reducing fever, and relieving the symptoms of allergy, common cold, cough, and flu. The active ingredient of its original, flagship product, paracetamol (called ''acetaminoph...
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pain. Ibuprofin does nothing for my headaches. My DS...
" ...a headache for me, while Ibuprofin is better for muscle pain. Ibuprofin does nothing for my... "

I love ibuprofen for headaches though, Tylenol doesn't...
" ...feel better with the ibuprofen. I only took the ...meds for pain. I love ibuprofen for headaches though, Tylenol doesn't work we... "

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you tried ibuprofen? It works better than Tylenol ime....
" ...Year Molars Has she had a cold recently? Could it be an ear infection? Have you tried ibuprofen? It works better than Tylenol ime. Poor H... "

or Ibuprofen that works for me. I do think Excedrin...
" ...say Tylenol works but for me it just doesn't work once I get a strong headache. It's either Excedrin or Ibuprofen that works for me. I do think Excedrin Tension Headache only has Tylenol and... "

a cold I give her ibuprofen- if she has a fever...
" ...a cold I give her ibuprofen- if she has ...& sinus. I HATED having a cold while pregnant and only ...able to take tylenol!!!! Tylenol does nothing for me and doesn't seem to help charlotte m "

ibuprofen. Sleeping it off doesn't always work either....
" ...dealing with the headaches. I had a pretty bad one last week but just took Tylenol, which doesn't really work for me. I much prefer ibuprofen. Sleeping it off doesn't always work either. Perhaps lo... "

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are down. I don't tolerate ibuprofen well (upsets my GI...
" ...Up from 500mg tylenol every 4-6 hours to 1000. Thats keeping a lid ...down. I don't tolerate ibuprofen well (upsets my GI tract) ...Aleve (naproxsyn sodium) and Tylenol. Still horseshoe... "

a week away. I am off ibuprofen and trying to survive on...
" ...a week away. I am off ibuprofen and trying to survive on the Tylenol 3 and failing miserably. Just yesterday I was more anxious but now I have a cold/flu and am worried that they... "

I'm probably addicted to ibuprofen, it does help chronic...
" ...probably addicted to ibuprofen, it does help chronic pain I deal with...but it also keeps inflammation going. Just ...they work against \"healing\"...he says better to take tylenol but then th... "

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I am allergic to asprin and ibuprofren all I have to...
" ...I also have Arthritis and syatica ...seriously but on treatment, and because I am allergic to asprin and ibuprofren all I have to work with is tylenol which we all no does not help, if anyone ha... "

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