Advil PM vs Trazodone

Advil PM
(OTC)
Trazodone
(Rx)
Advil PM is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Trazodone is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Insomnia
3.3
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Insomnia
2.7
Concern level
1.9
Approval Date
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December 21, 2005
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
6,612 Discussions
102,721 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Insomnia
Advil PM is approved for Pain and Insomnia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Depression
#4 for Pain
#7 for Fibromyalgia
Trazodone is prescribed for Depression, Anxiety, Pain and Bipolar Disorder and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Insomnia, although it is not approved for this condition.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Adv
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Grogginess
5
RLS
4
Drowsiness
3
Restlessness
2
Dizziness
2
Weight Loss
2
Migraines
2
Weight Gain
2
Vomiting
1
Tra
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Weight Gain
6
Drowsiness
4
Grogginess
4
Hangover
4
Nausea
3
Nightmares
3
Dizziness
3
Migraines
2
Weight Loss
2
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Trazodone
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Adv
Tra
5
9
Grogginess
Adv
Tra
5
4
RLS
Adv
Tra
4
0
Drowsiness
Adv
Tra
3
4
Restlessness
Adv
Tra
2
0
Dizziness
Adv
Tra
2
3
Weight Loss
Adv
Tra
2
2
Migraines
Adv
Tra
2
2
Weight Gain
Adv
Tra
2
6
Vomiting
Adv
Tra
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tra
Adv
9
5
Weight Gain
Tra
Adv
6
2
Drowsiness
Tra
Adv
4
3
Grogginess
Tra
Adv
4
5
Hangover
Tra
Adv
4
0
Nausea
Tra
Adv
3
0
Nightmares
Tra
Adv
3
0
Dizziness
Tra
Adv
3
2
Migraines
Tra
Adv
2
2
Weight Loss
Tra
Adv
2
2
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Advil PM during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Trazodone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Advil PM and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Trazodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 200-38 mg
Tablet: 50 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 300 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Ibuprofen/Diphenhydramine Citrate , Ibuprofen/Diphenhydramine Hcl
Trazodone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Advil PM and Trazodone: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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