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  1. Ibuprofen gel for pain relief

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    Ibuprofen gel for pain relief, This leaflet deals with ibuprofen when it is applied topically to the skin . Ibuprofen can also be taken by mouth in the form of tablets, c...

  2. Taking ibuprofen? Don't panic!

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    Taking ibuprofen? Don't panic!, This study looked at patients taking very high doses of ibuprofen - 2400 mg a day (twice the maximum dose recommended for people buying ibupro...

  3. Ibuprofen for pain and inflammation (Brufen, Calprofen, Nurofen)

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    Ibuprofen for pain and inflammation (Brufen, Calprofen, Nurofen), Take ibuprofen with a meal or a snack. About ibuprofen Type of medicine A non-steroida...

  4. Painkillers revisited

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    However, ibuprofen ‘salts’ in Nurofen ® (ibuprofen lysine, ibuprofen arginine, ibuprofen sodium) work much more quickly than the same dose of ibuprofen in sta...

  5. Useful Medicines to Keep At Home

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    Like paracetamol, ibuprofen also reduces a fever. Ibuprofen also comes in tablet, soluble tablet, melt-in-the-mouth and liquid forms.

  6. Painkillers and heart attack - new day, new concerns

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    Although diclofenac is still available, GPs across the country have been steadily taking their patients off it because of the same heart attack risk. Ibuprofen and the heart - how we got h...

  7. Roseola

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    You can give paracetamol or ibuprofen to lower a temperature. You can buy paracetamol and ibuprofen in liquid form, or melt-in-the-mouth tablets, for children.

  8. Tonsillitis

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    Although either paracetamol or ibuprofen will usually help, there is some evidence to suggest that ibuprofen may be more effective than paracetamol at easing symptoms in adults.

  9. Pain Relief in Children

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    Children aged over 3 months can be offered both paracetamol and ibuprofen. The second step: moderate-to-severe pain When the pain is more severe, an opioid drug is necessary to control ...

  10. Migraine Management

    PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Use soluble aspirin 600-900 mg (not in children) or ibuprofen 400-600 mg. Avoid opiate-containing medications, including codeine. Use prochlorperazine 3 mg buccal tablet if there is nau...

  11. Coughs, colds and kids - some facts & fictions!

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    In fact, paracetamol and ibuprofen are both equally effective for reducing fever and both start to work within about 15 minutes. , colds coughs child health paracetamol ibuprofen...

  12. Don't break your back!

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    Painkillers like paracetamol or ibuprofen and topical rubs or anti-inflammatory gels (your pharmacist can advise) will help. , Back Pain backache low back pain Sciatica paracetamol ...

  13. Cervical Spondylosis

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    They include ibuprofen which you can buy at pharmacies or obtain on prescription. Other types such as diclofenac or naproxen need a prescription. , cervical spondylosis paracetamol amit...

  14. Torticollis

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    They include  ibuprofen  which you can buy at pharmacies or obtain on prescription. Other types such as  diclofenac  or  naproxen  need a prescription. , naproxe...

  15. Help for headaches

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    These days, doctors think it has much to do with muscle tension, which is why anti-inflammatory medicines like ibuprofen can be so effective. If you’re suffering often, take a look at your li...

  16. How to detect what's causing your pain?

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    However, it is important to realise that taken in high doses or long-term, painkillers including non- steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, like  ibuprofen or naproxen can cause signific...

  17. Common Cold (Coryza)

    PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Paracetamol and/or ibuprofen may be helpful for sore throats, headaches or temperatures. Advise these are only used in children under the age of 5 years who have a fever or are distressed. ...

  18. Tension-type Headache

    PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Over-the-counter medication with ibuprofen 400 mg is the first choice. Other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) - naproxen 250 mg-500 mg, ketoprofen 25 mg-50 mg - are som...

  19. Care of Rib Injuries

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    Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) , such as naproxen , diclofenac , ibuprofen or aspirin . Strong painkillers containing codeine or dihydrocodeine . How should...

  20. Housemaid's Knee (Prepatellar Bursitis)

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    Treatment using medicines Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) , such as ibuprofen , can be taken for mild-to-moderate pain caused by housemaid's knee. These also help to red...