Aleve vs Ibuprofen for Headaches

Aleve
Ibuprofen
Other name: Naproxen Naproxen
Other name: Advil Advil
Satisfaction Score
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3.1
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Headaches
2.9
Concern level
2.5
Helpfulness
for Headaches
2.2
Concern level
2.4
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Pain
Headaches
Swelling
Cramping
Migraines*
Back Pain
Discomfort
Joint Pain
RA
Fever
Muscle Pain
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Taken for:
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Pain
Headaches
Swelling
Cramping
Fever
Pain Relief
Migraines
Back Pain
Teething
Flu
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Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
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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Ibuprofen is an anti-inflammatory and fever-reducing medication. It can be used to treat pain and inflammation associated with many conditions such as menstrual cramps, headaches, ...
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Top Concerns
Ale
Numbness
7
Depression
7
Addiction
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Stomach Problems
4
Tingling
3
High Blood Pressure
2
Rash
2
Diabetes
2
Dehydration
2
Top Concerns
Ibu
Numbness
7
Depression
6
Addiction
5
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Rash
4
Stomach Problems
3
Dehydration
2
Tingling
2
Drowsiness
2
High Blood Pressure
2
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Ibu
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5
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Ale
Ibu
5
4
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3
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Ale
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2
High Blood Pressure
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Ibu
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Ibu
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2
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7
7
Depression
Ibu
Ale
6
7
Addiction
Ibu
Ale
5
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
Ibu
Ale
4
5
Rash
Ibu
Ale
4
2
Stomach Problems
Ibu
Ale
3
4
Dehydration
Ibu
Ale
2
2
Tingling
Ibu
Ale
2
3
Drowsiness
Ibu
Ale
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Ibu
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2
2
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About Aleve
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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Aleve
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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