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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
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.6
Concern level
2.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.4
Concern level
2.3
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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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Numbness
5
Addiction
4
Depression
4
Withdrawal
4
Stomach Problems
2
Dehydrated
2
Rash
1
Tingling
1
Blisters
1
Drowsy
1
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Addiction
8
Aura
3
High Blood Pressure
2
Light Sensitivity
2
Diabetes
1
Palpitations
1
Liver Damage
1
Brain Tumor
1
Blind
1
Loss of Appetite
1
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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...
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" ...pain pill. Nursing keeps me from the good ones like Excedrin. I took some Advil this morning. No... "

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too, was an Excedrin and Advil addict pre-op. I took the...
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" 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.... "

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take it occasionally, but the excedrin works best for me....
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" 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...
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" 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...
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" 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... "

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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...
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" neither advil or tyenol work on me...i take bayers aspirin...or excedrin....i ...to \"goodies\" (pretty much powdered... "

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Excedrin because it is the best thing for my headaches....
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" ...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...
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" 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... "

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max. strength Excedrin. Even that doesn't work most of the...
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" ...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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