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Ibuprofen 28,775 Tylenol 19,811 Prednisone 19,039
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Ibuprofen vs Tylenol for Swelling

Ibuprofen
VS.
Tylenol
Other name: Advil (Advil)
Other name: Acetaminophen (Acetaminophen)
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2.0
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Method of use:
Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
OTC
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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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Top Concerns
Ibu
Numbness
7
Depression
5
Addiction
5
Withdrawal
4
Stomach Problems
3
Rash
3
Blood Clots
3
Dehydrated
2
Sleepy
2
Tingling
2
Top Concerns
Tyl
Addiction
6
Liver Damage
4
Contractions
2
Paranoia
2
High Blood Pressure
1
Blood Clots
1
Diabetes
1
Liver Failure
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Febrile Seizures
1
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Depression
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Tyl
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Addiction
Ibu
Tyl
5
6
Withdrawal
Ibu
Tyl
4
0
Stomach Problems
Ibu
Tyl
3
0
Rash
Ibu
Tyl
3
0
Blood Clots
Ibu
Tyl
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1
Dehydrated
Ibu
Tyl
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Sleepy
Ibu
Tyl
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0
Tingling
Ibu
Tyl
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Addiction
Tyl
Ibu
6
5
Liver Damage
Tyl
Ibu
4
0
Contractions
Tyl
Ibu
2
0
Paranoia
Tyl
Ibu
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Tyl
Ibu
1
0
Blood Clots
Tyl
Ibu
1
3
Diabetes
Tyl
Ibu
1
0
Liver Failure
Tyl
Ibu
1
0
Loss Of Appetite
Tyl
Ibu
1
0
Febrile Seizures
Tyl
Ibu
1
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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 Tylenol
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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so good! I usually took 800 mg of ibuprofen and that helped...
" ...advice! Milkshakes worked for me and they are so good! I usually took 800 mg of ibuprofen and that helped the swelling faster than Tylenol. (I know everyone is... "

every few hours, so I think it's good that...
" ...with her and we switched tylenol/ibuprofen every few hours, so I think it's good that they'll be together in the hospital. After that, recovery was fairly quick. She didn't regain her appetite... "

www.realself.com
just been taking ibuprofen and Tylenol. Thankfully the s...
" ...hours and have just been taking ibuprofen and Tylenol. Thankfully the swelling in my legs has reduced significantly and I have lost about 5 lbs in fluid retention in the past 2 ...tight and... "

forums.thebump.com
her gums for swelling. For us, Ibuprofin works much better...
" ...only once and then not at all. That being said, I would keep an eye on her gums for swelling. For us, Ibuprofin works much better than Tylenol since it reduces swelling and lasts longer.... "

forum.baby-gaga.com
r ibprofen depending on what it was and I was good to g...
" ...yeah, that would help the swelling better.\" yea Prescription pain meds ...I just did tylenol or ibprofen depending on what it was and I was good to go. My son was supposed to be on tylenol 3 when he got... "

www.mothering.com
pain. Ibuprofin does nothing for my headaches.My DS ha...
" FWIW, tylenol works better for a headache for me, while Ibuprofin is better for muscle pain. Ibuprofin... "

www.teenhelp.org
of Ibuprofen. That didn't help with the swelling either,...
" No, I took some Tylenol yesterday which helped a bit for pain, ...is a form of Ibuprofen. That didn't... "

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

forums.thebump.com
My doc suggested I stop taking ibuprofen (which I had...
" ...my pregnancy). My doc suggested I stop taking ibuprofen (which I had been ...after discharge). I have had normal BP and my swelling also disappeared since switching to... "

tylenol then ibuprofen which worked acceptably well for me
" ...and your skin. It helped reduce the swelling it didn't hurt so much. My doc gave me narcotics, but I didn't want to use them. I did a mix of tylenol then ibuprofen... "

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