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Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets

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7.4  Effectiveness
4.7  Side Effects
6.2  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 6 Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets side effects and 3 Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets benefits.

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Effectiveness of Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 1.3% 3.9% 89.6% 5.2% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 2.6% 7.8% 83.1% 6.5% 0%
Blood Pressure 1.3% 7.8% 85.7% 5.2% 0%
Breathing 0% 1.3% 92.2% 5.2% 1.3%
Confidence 2.6% 7.8% 87% 2.6% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 1.3% 11.7% 83.1% 2.6% 1.3%
Digestion 0% 5.2% 79.2% 14.3% 1.3%
Emotional Well-being 9.1% 11.7% 75.3% 3.9% 0%
Energy 3.8% 12.8% 64.1% 14.1% 5.1%
Eyesight 1.3% 5.2% 89.6% 3.9% 0%
Memory 1.3% 6.5% 83.1% 7.8% 1.3%
Mental Clarity 2.6% 11.5% 74.4% 9% 2.6%
Pain 7.7% 15.4% 53.8% 12.8% 10.3%
Patience 3.9% 14.3% 75.3% 5.2% 1.3%
Sexual Health 1.3% 5.2% 89.6% 3.9% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 2.6% 93.5% 3.9% 0%
Sleep 3.8% 12.8% 67.9% 6.4% 9%
Stress Level 1.3% 14.1% 66.7% 14.1% 3.8%
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Commonly Reported Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Diarrhea 88.4% 7% 2.3% 2.3% 0%
Dizziness 82.2% 11% 4.1% 2.7% 0%
Confusion 87.8% 4.9% 4.9% 0% 2.4%
Fatigue 80.8% 5.5% 9.6% 4.1% 0%
Increased Urination 78.6% 3.6% 10.7% 3.6% 3.6%
Nausea 83.3% 5.6% 6.9% 4.2% 0%
Allergic Reaction 98.6% 0% 1.4% 0% 0%
Cold Symptoms 95.1% 4.9% 0% 0% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Tremors 80.6% 6.5% 6.5% 6.5% 0%
Feeling of Warmth 91.1% 3.6% 5.4% 0% 0%
Depression 90.7% 2.3% 7% 0% 0%
Lethargy 72.7% 18.2% 9.1% 0% 0%
Chest Heaviness / Pressure 91.4% 5.2% 1.7% 1.7% 0%
Difficulty Urinating 90.9% 0% 9.1% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 92.7% 4.9% 2.4% 0% 0%
Dry Mouth 72.7% 18.2% 0% 9.1% 0%
Slow Breathing 81.8% 9.1% 9.1% 0% 0%
Blurred Vision 90.2% 9.8% 0% 0% 0%
Gas 87.8% 4.9% 2.4% 2.4% 2.4%
Stomach Ache 82.9% 12.2% 2.4% 2.4% 0%
Tingling Sensations 87.9% 5.2% 5.2% 1.7% 0%
Headache 83.6% 6.8% 4.1% 2.7% 2.7%
Fever 97.7% 2.3% 0% 0% 0%
Insomnia 75.6% 4.9% 9.8% 4.9% 4.9%
Dehydration / Thirst 81.5% 11.1% 3.7% 3.7% 0%
Drowsiness 84.5% 7% 7% 1.4% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 92.7% 4.9% 0% 2.4% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 92.7% 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 0%
Mood Swings 87.8% 2.4% 4.9% 4.9% 0%
Abdominal Pain 50% 0% 0% 50% 0%
Anxiety 87.8% 4.9% 2.4% 4.9% 0%
Hot Flashes / Flushing 87.9% 5.2% 3.4% 3.4% 0%
Muscle Cramping 90.2% 2.4% 4.9% 2.4% 0%
Muscle Spasms 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 87.8% 4.9% 2.4% 2.4% 2.4%
Constipation 90% 3.3% 6.7% 0% 0%
Unusual Taste in Mouth 82.5% 10.5% 5.3% 0% 1.8%
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Less Commonly Reported Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Depression 92.9% 3.6% 3.6% 0% 0%
Confusion 96.7% 0% 0% 0% 3.3%
Dry Mouth 86.4% 10.2% 1.7% 0% 1.7%
Diabetes 98.3% 1.7% 0% 0% 0%
Sexual Dysfunction 96.4% 3.6% 0% 0% 0%
Nervousness 66.7% 0% 0% 0% 33.3%
Osteoporosis / Loss of Bone Mass 98.3% 0% 0% 0% 1.7%
Eye Pressure 91.4% 5.2% 0% 1.7% 1.7%
Insomnia 50% 50% 0% 0% 0%
Chest Pain 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Reduced Libido 95.5% 4.5% 0% 0% 0%
Change in Behavior 91.4% 5.2% 0% 0% 3.4%
Difficulty Urinating 98.3% 0% 0% 0% 1.7%
Itching 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Addiction 81.8% 0% 9.1% 9.1% 0%
Migraine / Chronic Daily Headaches 79.3% 1.7% 8.6% 3.4% 6.9%
Concentration / Focus Problems 93.1% 0% 6.9% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 92.9% 7.1% 0% 0% 0%
Ulcer 98.3% 0% 1.7% 0% 0%
Language Problems 93.1% 3.4% 3.4% 0% 0%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 96.6% 0% 1.7% 1.7% 0%
Thinning / Loss of Hair 93.1% 1.7% 5.2% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 91.4% 1.7% 5.2% 0% 1.7%
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Episodes since taking Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets
Since taking Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Fall 0.9%
Heart attack 0.5%
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User Comments about Excedrin Extra-Strength Tablets
14 Apr 2013 Extreme memory loss
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17 Oct 2011 I wake up with horrible headaches and Excedrin takes them away in less than 1/2 hr. Excedrin is the only medication I now take for these lousy headaches. I have allergies and Excedrin helps open up my sinuses.
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17 Sep 2011 I only use this for my headaches if it gets so bad that I cannot tolerate the pain. Since I usually do not take medication, this helps get rid of my headaches pretty quickly
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02 Sep 2011 Bets over the counter drug that sooth'es my tooth ache pain
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28 Jul 2011 Usually works for any of my pains. I use it for headaches, migraines, and the occasional joint pain.
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