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Advil

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6.3  Effectiveness
1.3  Side Effects
5.5  Holistic Benefits

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

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Treatment Information
The generic name of this medication is ibuprofen and the various brand names under which ibuprofen is marketed and sold include; Advil, Genpril, IBU-200, Midol, Motrin, and Nuprin.

The active ingredient of this medication is ibuprofen. Inactive ingredients include acetic acid, artificial flavors, butylated hydroxytoluene, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid monohydrate, edetate disodium, FD&C blue no.1, FD&C red no. 40, glycerin, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 80, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution, sucrose, and xanthan gum.

It is primarily used to reduce fever and treat pain and/or inflammation.
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09 Mar 2013 A generally good experience with Advil
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25 Jan 2013 Using Advil helps me a lot with almost everything, especially when I am feel any kinds of pain.
   —Posted by Pemzie
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25 Jan 2013 Advil is very good in treating my headaches
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26 Jan 2013 I agree with you.
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25 Jan 2013 I use Advil to ease or get rid of my headache but i don't feel it work.
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26 Jan 2013 I usually take 2 of them to get rid of my headache and it works for me, you should try taking 2 and see how it will work or for you
   —Posted by Anonymous
07 Jan 2013 I would prefer advil than other pain medications.
   —Posted by Courtney
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