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common cold (also known as nasopharyngitis, acute viral rhinopharyngitis, acute coryza, or a cold) is a viral...
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Last Update February 4, 2016
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Ibuprofen vs Tylenol for Common Cold

Ibuprofen
VS.
Tylenol
Other name: Advil Advil
Other name: Acetaminophen Acetaminophen
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Common Cold
2.2
Concern level
2.4
Helpfulness
for Common Cold
1.2
Concern level
2.1
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Inflammation
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Fever
Pain Relief
Migraines
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Arthritis
Teething
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Pain
Headaches
Fever
Teething
Migraines
Swelling
Cramping
Cough
Discomfort
Flu
Back Pain
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Common Cold
Inflammation
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Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
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Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
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OTC
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OTC
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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Numbness
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Depression
6
Addiction
5
Withdrawal
4
Rash
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Stomach Problems
3
Dehydrated
2
Tingling
2
Drowsy
2
Diabetes
2
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Addiction
7
Liver Damage
4
Contractions
2
Paranoia
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Diabetes
1
Liver Failure
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Trauma
1
Suicide
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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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pain. Ibuprofin does nothing for my headaches.My DS ha...
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" FWIW, tylenol works better for a headache for me, while Ibuprofin is better for muscle pain. Ibuprofin... "

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

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ou tried ibuprofen? It works better than Tylenol ime. Po...
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" ...Has she had a cold recently? Could it be an ear infection? Have you tried ibuprofen? It works better than Tylenol ime. Poor H and... "

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or Ibuprofen that works for me. I do think Excedrin...
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" ...that some people say Tylenol works but for me it just doesn't work once I get a strong headache. It's either Excedrin or Ibuprofen that works for me. I do think Excedrin Tension Headache only has... "

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a cold I give her ibuprofen- if she has a fever...
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" ...teething/has a cold I give her ibuprofen- if she has a ...& sinus. I HATED having a cold while pregnant and only ...able to take tylenol!!!! Tylenol does nothing for me and doesn't seem to help charlotte... "

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ibuprofen. Sleeping it off doesn't always work either....
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" ...week but just took Tylenol, which doesn't really work for me. I much prefer ibuprofen. Sleeping it off doesn't always work either. Perhaps look for... "

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are down. I don't tolerate ibuprofen well (upsets my GI...
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" ...twice daily. Up from 500mg tylenol every 4-6 hours to 1000. Thats keeping a lid on the ...levels are down. I don't tolerate ibuprofen well (upsets my GI tract) so my ...Cocktail\" is Aleve (naproxsyn... "

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uprofen. Tylenol does NOTHING for me. I'm honestly scared to...
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" ...kind of freaking out. I've been pretty sick with a nasty cold and I've been taking a lot of ibuprofen. Tylenol does NOTHING for me. I'm honestly scared to ...research and see how bad Ibuprofen is for my... "

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a week away. I am off ibuprofen and trying to survive on...
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" ...a week away. I am off ibuprofen and trying to survive on the Tylenol 3 and failing miserably. Just yesterday I was more anxious but now I have a cold/flu and am worried that... "

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relief from tylenol until I stopped taking it completely....
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" Mellie:  I never had relief from tylenol until I stopped taking it completely.  I normally prefer ibuprofen as well, but being ...pregnant, I can only take tylenol safely. It does help to know what... "

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