Aleve vs Tylenol Extra Strength

Aleve
(OTC)
Tylenol Extra Strength
(OTC)
Aleve is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Tylenol Extra Strength is a pain relief medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.0
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.4
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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January 11, 1994
May 26, 1976
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
77,325 Discussions
4,137 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Swelling
#4 for Cramping
#5 for Migraines
#6 for Back Pain
#7 for Discomfort
#8 for Joint Pain
#9 for RA
#10 for Fever
#11 for Muscle Pain
Aleve is approved for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Migraines
#4 for Cramping
#5 for Discomfort
#6 for Back Pain
#7 for Fever
#8 for Pain Relief
#9 for Flu
#10 for Sore Throat
Tylenol Extra Strength is approved for Pain and Headaches and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Ale
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Stomach Problems
4
Drowsiness
2
Stomach Issues
1
Hives
1
Tinnitus
1
Gastritis
1
Trauma
1
GI Bleeding
1
Stomach Irritation
1
Tyl
Withdrawal Symptoms
3
Drowsiness
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Grogginess
2
Contractions
1
Liver Damage
1
Paranoia
1
Neuropathy
1
Wounds
1
Nausea and Vomiting
1
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Aleve
Ale
Tylenol Extra Strength
Tyl
Withdrawal Symptoms
Ale
Tyl
5
3
Stomach Problems
Ale
Tyl
4
0
Drowsiness
Ale
Tyl
2
2
Stomach Issues
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Hives
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Tinnitus
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Gastritis
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Trauma
Ale
Tyl
1
0
GI Bleeding
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Stomach Irritation
Ale
Tyl
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Tyl
Ale
3
5
Drowsiness
Tyl
Ale
2
2
High Blood Pressure
Tyl
Ale
2
0
Grogginess
Tyl
Ale
2
0
Contractions
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Liver Damage
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Paranoia
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Neuropathy
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Wounds
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Nausea and Vomiting
Tyl
Ale
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Aleve and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Tylenol Extra Strength and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 220 mg
Tablet: 220 mg
Capsule: 500 mg
Liquid: 500 mg/15 mL
Solution: 500 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 500 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Naproxen
Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Aleve and Tylenol Extra Strength: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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