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Ibuprofen

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6.7  Effectiveness
1.8  Side Effects
5.9  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 1 Ibuprofen side effect and 2 Ibuprofen benefits.

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Treatment Information
Ibuprofen is the generic name and active ingredient of this medication. It is available under various brand names like, Advil, Genpril, Ibu, Midol, Motrin, and Nuprin.

It belongs to a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It functions by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.

It is primarily used reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by various conditions like arthritis; back pain; headache; menstrual cramps; minor injury; and toothache; etc.
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04 Feb 2013 I've had a good experience using Ibuprofen. I do wonder if using this product will have effects on my internal organs.
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17 Apr 2012 While taking Ibuprofen i have found that on some mild or weak occasions the headache will dissapate.
   —Posted by Jletts
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17 Apr 2012 it is very useful for pain relief and helps alot.:)
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17 Apr 2012 good
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29 Jan 2012 Very good for pain.
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