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Tylenol Regular Strength Alternatives

(acetaminophen)

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Compare Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) to alternatives

These medications are comparable to Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) or used for similar purposes.

Tylenol Regular Strength
(acetaminophen)

Mobic
(meloxicam)

Lodine
(etodolac)

Aleve
(naproxen)

Relafen
(nabumetone)

aspirin

Tylenol #3
(acetaminophen / codeine)

Zorvolex
(diclofenac)

Celebrex
(celecoxib)

Advil
(ibuprofen)

Relieves pain and fever. Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) effectively reduces fever and relieves pain, but it doesn't lower inflammation and swelling.Relieves pain and inflammation. Mobic (meloxicam) works well for pain and inflammation and you only take it once a day, but you need a prescription.Coming soon.Relieves pain, fever, and inflammation. Aleve (Naproxen) works well for mild to moderate pain and inflammation, and it lasts longer than other NSAIDs.Coming soon.Relieves pain, fever, and inflammation. Protects your heart and thins blood. A low dose of Aspirin (81mg) every day can protect your heart, but it's not the best medicine to take for pain, swelling, or fever.Treats mild to moderate pain. Tylenol #3 (Acetaminophen / Codeine) is a good option to treat pain and cough as needed when over-the-counter medicines can't control the symptoms, but must make sure you don't take too much acetaminophen (Tylenol) to avoid liver problems or death.Treats arthritis pain and swelling. Zorvolex (Diclofenac) is an okay medication used to treat pain and swelling caused by arthritis. However, because of the risk of heart attack, you should limit the amount you take.Relieves pain and inflammation. Celebrex (Celecoxib) works well for treating pain and causes less upset stomach than other NSAIDs.Relieves pain, fever, and swelling. Advil (ibuprofen) works well for treating fever, inflammation, and a variety of mild to moderate pain conditions, but it doesn't last as long as other NSAIDs.
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Reviews for Tylenol
77%
of people (All ages) say Tylenol is worth it
37%
say it works well
3%
say it's a big hassle
1002 reviews
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Reviews for meloxicam
64%
+13% better vs. Tylenol
54%
-17% worse vs. Tylenol
13%
+10% better vs. Tylenol
141 reviews
Have you used Mobic (meloxicam)?
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Have you used Lodine (etodolac)?
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Reviews for Naproxen
78%
-1% worse vs. Tylenol
48%
-11% worse vs. Tylenol
5%
+2% better vs. Tylenol
978 reviews
Have you used Aleve (naproxen)?
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Have you used Relafen (nabumetone)?
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Reviews for Aspirin
76%
+1% better vs. Tylenol
41%
-4% worse vs. Tylenol
6%
+3% better vs. Tylenol
533 reviews
Have you used Aspirin?
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Reviews for Acetaminophen With Codeine
69%
+8% better vs. Tylenol
41%
-4% worse vs. Tylenol
9%
+6% better vs. Tylenol
581 reviews
Have you used Tylenol #3 (acetaminophen / codeine)?
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Have you used Zorvolex (diclofenac)?
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Reviews for Celebrex
57%
+20% better vs. Tylenol
38%
-1% worse vs. Tylenol
14%
+11% better vs. Tylenol
550 reviews
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Reviews for ibuprofen
88%
-11% worse vs. Tylenol
52%
-15% worse vs. Tylenol
4%
+1% better vs. Tylenol
892 reviews
Have you used Advil (ibuprofen)?
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Side effects
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The Tylenol FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.

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  • Indigestion 10%
  • Ear, nose, or throat infection 8%
  • Nausea 7%
  • Urinary tract infection 7%
  • Pain 5%
  • Abdominal pain 3%
  • Constipation 3%
  • Diarrhea 3%
  • Gas 3%
  • Vomiting 3%
More meloxicam side effects »

We haven’t found good data for Lodine side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Lodine »

The Naproxen FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.

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We haven’t found good data for Relafen side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Relafen »

We haven’t found good data for Aspirin side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Aspirin »

The Acetaminophen With Codeine FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.

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  • Swelling due to excess fluid 1%
  • Constipation 4%
  • Itching 1%
  • Passing gas 1%
  • Pain in extremity 2%
  • Indigestion 1%
More Diclofenac side effects »

We haven’t found good data for Celebrex side effects.

FDA side effect reports for Celebrex »

The ibuprofen FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.

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How it works
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Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) is an analgesic. It relieves pain and lowers fever by stopping the production of certain chemicals in the brain that cause both pain and fever.Mobic (meloxicam) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It blocks the inflammation process in your body, which relieves pain and swelling.Coming soon.Aleve (Naproxen) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It blocks the inflammation process in your body, which relieves swelling and pain.Coming soon.Aspirin is a salicylate and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It blocks the inflammation process in your body, which relieves swelling and pain. It also prevents blood platelets from forming clots, which thins your blood.Tylenol #3 (Acetaminophen / Codeine) is a combination pain medicine. Codeine is an opioid (similar to morphine) that works in the brain to lower pain perception. Acetaminophen is a non-opioid pain reliever and fever reducer.Zorvolex (Diclofenac) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It stops your body from making chemicals that cause inflammation and pain.Celebrex (Celecoxib) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It blocks the inflammation process in your body, which relieves swelling and pain.Advil (ibuprofen) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It stops the inflammation process in your body, which relieves pain, swelling, and fever.
Type of medication
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Available as
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  • Pill
  • Chewable tablet
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Liquid
  • Suppository
  • Injection
  • Pill
  • Suspension
  • Pill
  • Extended release
  • Pill
  • Delayed release tablet
  • Liquid
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Liquid
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Pill
  • Chewable tablet
  • Suspension
Used for
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  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteoarthritis Pain Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis Pain
Risk factors for serious side effects
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  • Medication administering errors
  • Injection formulation
  • Exceeding the recommended maximum daily limits
  • Drinking more than 2 alcoholic beverages a day
  • Taking with other Tylenol-containing medicines
Detailed Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) risks & warnings »
  • History of heart problems
  • Taking the medicine for a long period of time
  • History of stomach bleeding
  • Age 60 or older
  • Taking aspirin, other NSAIDs, or blood thinners
Detailed Mobic (meloxicam) risks & warnings »
    Coming soon.
    • History of heart problems
    • High blood pressure
    • High cholesterol
    • Diabetes
    • Smoking
    Detailed Aleve (naproxen) risks & warnings »
      Coming soon.
      • Children 18 years or younger
      • Children recovering from viral infections
      • History of stomach bleeding or ulcers
      • Age 60 years or older
      • Taking Aspirin, NSAIDs, or blood thinners
      Detailed Aspirin risks & warnings »
        Coming soon.
        • History of heart problems
        • High blood pressure
        • High cholesterol
        • Diabetes
        • Being overweight or obese
        Detailed Zorvolex (diclofenac) risks & warnings »
        • Long-term use
        • History of heart disease
        • History of heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft/CABG)
        • Age 65 or older
        • History of GI bleed or peptic ulcer disease
        Detailed Celebrex (celecoxib) risks & warnings »
        • History of heart problems
        • Taking Advil (ibuprofen) for a long period of time
        • History of stomach bleeding
        • Age 60 or older
        • Taking aspirin, other NSAIDs, or blood thinners
        Detailed Advil (ibuprofen) risks & warnings »
        Pregnancy

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        The FDA hasn’t classified this medicine’s effects on unborn babies. Talk with your doctor about this medicine if you’re pregnant or planning on it.

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Research studies with real people found harmful effects on unborn babies, but the benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Research studies with real people found harmful effects on unborn babies, but the benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Alcohol
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        • Drinking alcohol while taking Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) can damage your liver.
        • Heavy alcohol drinkers and people with liver problems should avoid using Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) since it can cause serious liver damage.
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        • Avoid alcohol.
        • Don't drink alcohol while using Zorvolex (Diclofenac).
        • You should avoid alcohol while on Zorvolex (Diclofenac) since it can increase your risk of stomach issues.
        No alcohol related info.No alcohol related info.
        Food
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        • It should be taken only once a day, with food or milk to prevent stomach upset.
        No food related info.
        • Take it with a meal or a snack to prevent an upset stomach.
        • It needs to be taken with food to avoid getting an upset stomach.
        No food related info.
        • Take with food to lower the chance of an upset stomach.
        • Take it with food to lower the chance of an upset stomach.
        • Take it with food to avoid getting diarrhea.
        • Take it with a meal or a snack to prevent an upset stomach.
        • Take it with food or milk to prevent stomach upset.
        • It needs to be taken with food or millk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
        Kidneys and liver
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        • Taking too much acetaminophen causes liver damage that can be permanent and life-threatening. Signs of liver problems may include dark urine, feeling tired, upset stomach or stomach pain, or yellow skin or eyes. If you notice any of these symptoms, call your doctor immediately. Avoid drinking alcohol when taking Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen). Avoid using Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) if you have existing liver problems since it can cause further damage.
        • Doesn't cause kidney damage and is also safe to use if you have heart problems or if you're pregnant.
        • To avoid hurting your liver, you need to keep track of the total amount of acetaminophen you are taking since it's a very common ingredient in pain and cold combination medicines.
        • Mobic (meloxicam) can damage your kidneys if you take it for a very long time. Taking the lowest dose for the shortest amount of time lowers your risk. Talk to your doctor if this worries you, or if you already have kidney damage before you start taking Mobic (meloxicam).
        No kidneys and liver related info.
        • Aleve (Naproxen) is an NSAID that can lower kidney function or cause damage. Taking the lowest dose for the shortest amount of time lowers your risk. Your doctor should check your kidney function if you take Aleve (Naproxen) for any amount of time.
        • Can hurt your kidneys, so don't use it if you have a history of kidney problems.
        • It can cause serious kidney and stomach problems (like ulcers and bleeding) the longer you take it.
        No kidneys and liver related info.No kidneys and liver related info.
        • Don't take more than instructed to prevent liver damage.
        • Zorvolex (Diclofenac), and similar medications in the NSAID family, can lower kidney function or cause permanent kidney damage. Taking the lowest dose for the shortest amount of time necessary can lower your risk of kidney problems. It's important to get lab tests to check your kidney function periodically if you use Zorvolex (Diclofenac) for long periods of time.
        • Celebrex (Celecoxib), and similar medications in the NSAID family, can cause lower kidney function or cause permanent kidney damage. You're at higher risk for this if you've a history of kidney disease, heart failure, and liver disease. Taking Diuretic, ACE inhibitor, or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) medications also increases your risk. If you are 65 or older you're also at a higher risk for these types of kidney problems.
        • Can hurt your kidneys, so don't use it if you have a history of kidney problems.
        • Can also affect your kidneys or cause permanent kidney damage if taken for a long time.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) can damage your kidneys. Taking the lowest dose for the shortest amount of time lowers your risk. Talk to your doctor if this worries you, or if you already have kidney damage before you start taking Advil (ibuprofen).
        Pain
        TylenolmeloxicamLodineNaproxenRelafenAspirinAcetaminophen With CodeineDiclofenacCelebrexibuprofen
        • Works well to relieve pain and fevers.
        • Mobic (meloxicam) can cause stomach bleeding which can be dangerous. If you notice blood in your vomit or your stool has bright red blood or looks like black coffee grounds, or if you have pain in your stomach that doesn't go away, talk to your doctor right away.
        • Works well to relieve pain and inflammation due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
        No pain related info.
        • Starts relieving pain in 30 to 60 minutes.
        • Works well to relieve pain, swelling, and fevers.
        No pain related info.
        • Used in higher doses to relieve pain, swelling, and fever.
        • This is a combination pain medication. It contains both an opioid medicine, and acetaminophen (Tylenol).
        • Works best if you take it as soon as you start feeling pain.
        • Pain relief lasts 4-6 hours.
        • Combination pain medicine with an opioid component (codeine) and non-opioid component (acetaminophen or Tylenol) that takes advantage of different modes of pain relieve in a single pill.
        • Good for as-needed pain and control.
        • Can cause swelling in your legs, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and an upset stomach.
        • Clinical studies show that Zorvolex (Diclofenac) is better at relieving arthritis pain than acetaminophen (Tylenol).
        • Can be used as needed to treat pain and swelling.
        • Relieves pain and inflammation for many types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
        • Good for treating muscle aches and pains, as well as menstrual cramps.
        • Do not take for more than 10 days for pain relief or more than 3 days for fever. Talk to your doctor if your symptoms do not go away.
        • Good for relieving pain due to common conditions like menstrual cramps, toothaches, backaches, and sports-related injuries.
        Sleep
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        • Can help you fall asleep easier.
        • Dizziness and drowsiness is common, but your body may adjust.
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        Upsides and benefits
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        • Works well to relieve pain and fevers.
        • Good for menstrual cramps, toothaches, body aches, and mild arthritis pain.
        • Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) causes less upset stomach, ulcers, bruising, and bleeding than other pain medications like aspirin and Advil.
        • Doesn't cause kidney damage and is also safe to use if you have heart problems or if you're pregnant.
        • Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) has been used for a long time and is generally safe for short-term use.
        • Taken only once a day, while other NSAIDS need to be taken a few times a day for the same effect.
        • Works well to relieve pain and inflammation due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
        • Causes less stomach upset than other NSAIDs.
        • Relatively cheap compared to other prescription NSAIDS.
        Coming soon
        • Works well to relieve pain, swelling, and fevers.
        • Good for menstrual cramps, toothaches, body aches, and mild arthritis pain.
        • Lasts longer than Ibuprofen, so you can take it less often.
        • Aleve (Naproxen) works as well as Aspirin and Indomethacin to treat arthritis pain, and causes fewer stomach problems.
        • Although not without side effects, it's been around for a long time and is generally safe for short-term use.
        Coming soon
        • When taking low doses (81 mg) every day, Aspirin provides protection for your heart and prevents heart attacks and stroke.
        • Used in higher doses to relieve pain, swelling, and fever.
        • Available over-the-counter in drugstores by itself and in combination with other cold and flu medications.
        • Combination pain medicine with an opioid component (codeine) and non-opioid component (acetaminophen or Tylenol) that takes advantage of different modes of pain relieve in a single pill.
        • Provides quick relieve for mild to moderate pain to improve quality of life.
        • Good for as-needed pain and control.
        • Generally well tolerated by people, especially if taken with food to lower risk of stomach upset.
        • Lower rates of misuse compared to pure opioid medicines.
        • Can help you fall asleep easier.
        • Clinical studies show that Zorvolex (Diclofenac) is better at relieving arthritis pain than acetaminophen (Tylenol).
        • Can be used as needed to treat pain and swelling.
        • Available as a generic.
        • Relieves pain and inflammation for many types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
        • Good for treating muscle aches and pains, as well as menstrual cramps.
        • Causes fewer stomach problems than other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
        • Lasts longer than Ibuprofen.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) is effective for treating fever, pain, and inflammation.
        • Good for relieving pain due to common conditions like menstrual cramps, toothaches, backaches, and sports-related injuries.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) is generally safe to use, cheap, and available over-the-counter.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) causes less stomach problems than its alternatives.
        • It comes in different flavored liquid forms that makes it easy for children to take.
        Downsides and risks
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        • Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) doesn't treat some kinds of pain as well as other medications like Advil.
        • Drinking alcohol while taking Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) can damage your liver.
        • To avoid hurting your liver, you need to keep track of the total amount of acetaminophen you are taking since it's a very common ingredient in pain and cold combination medicines.
        • Heavy alcohol drinkers and people with liver problems should avoid using Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) since it can cause serious liver damage.
        • Mobic (meloxicam) does not kick in as fast as other NSAIDS.
        • It's available by prescription only.
        • Mobic (meloxicam) is not as safe as other alternatives for pregnant women and people who are age 60 or older.
        • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
        Coming soon
        • It needs to be taken with food to avoid getting an upset stomach.
        • Can't be taken by pregnant women.
        • It can cause serious kidney and stomach problems (like ulcers and bleeding) the longer you take it.
        • Like all NSAIDs, it can raise your risk of having blood clots, heart attack, or stroke.
        Coming soon
        • Not a preferred medication for treating pain, swelling, or fever due to its high risk of bleeding.
        • NSAIDs (like ibuprofen and naproxen) and acetaminophen (Tylenol) are better for treating pain and fever thank Aspirin.
        • Aspirin raises your risk of bleeding, especially when used with other blood thinner medications like warfarin (Coumadin).
        • Studies show that using higher doses of Aspirin (162 mg or more) every day raises your risk of stomach bleeding and doesn't provide any additional heart protection.
        • Dizziness and drowsiness is common, but your body may adjust.
        • Everyone will get constipation - always stay hydrated and take stool softener or stimulant on days you're taking Acetaminophen with codeine if you need.
        • All opioid containing medicines have the risk of physical dependence and possibility of withdrawal when used long-term.
        • The non-opioid part of Acetaminophen with codeine, acetaminophen (Tylenol), has a high risk of liver failure and death if you take more than the maximum daily dose. Be very careful.
        • Relies on the users to be aware of how much acetaminophen (Tylenol) they are using since it is a very common ingredient in many prescription and non-prescription pain medicines.
        • Avoid alcohol.
        • You should avoid alcohol while on Zorvolex (Diclofenac) since it can increase your risk of stomach issues.
        • If you're taking it on a regular basis, you'll need to get labs done to make sure your liver and kidneys aren't being affected.
        • The longer you take Celebrex (Celecoxib), the more likely you are to have stomach problems, including inflammation, ulcers, and bleeding. Can also happen if you take Celebrex (Celecoxib) on an empty stomach.
        • Like all NSAIDs, it can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
        • Can also affect your kidneys or cause permanent kidney damage if taken for a long time.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) doesn't last as long as other NSAIDs, so you need to take it a few times a day to get relief of your symptoms.
        • It needs to be taken with food or millk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) is not as safe as other alternatives for pregnant women and people who are age 60 or older.
        • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long period of time.
        • Like all NSAIDs, Advil (ibuprofen) can raise your risk of getting blood clots, a heart attack, or stroke.
        Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
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        • Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) starts working within one hour.
        • Taking too much of Tylenol Regular Strength (acetaminophen) can cause liver failure and death. Don't take more than what's recommended on the package insert.
        • Acetaminophen is found in many over-the-counter and prescription products. Make sure the total amount of acetaminophen you take does not exceed 3,000 mg per day and check with your pharmacist to make sure you're not taking too much.
        • Follow age-specific dosing instructions on how much to take.
        • Let your doctor know if your symptoms don't improve in a few days.
        • It should be taken only once a day, with food or milk to prevent stomach upset.
        • Mobic (meloxicam) increases the risk of stomach bleeding so tell your doctor right away if you experience any bleeding.
        • Do not take Mobic (meloxicam) with any blood thinners unless your doctor says so.
        • If you are allergic to aspirin, you may be allergic to Mobic (meloxicam) as well.
        • The capsule, suspension, and tablet forms of the medicine come in different strengths, so be careful when switching from one form to another.
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        • Starts relieving pain in 30 to 60 minutes.
        • Take it with a meal or a snack to prevent an upset stomach.
        • Can make you bruise or bleed more easily and it can also cause stomach ulcers.
        • Don't take it with other blood thinners, like aspirin, unless your doctor tells you it's safe.
        • Can hurt your kidneys, so don't use it if you have a history of kidney problems.
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        • Using low doses (81mg) of Aspirin every day can lower your risk of heart attack and stroke, but it isn't good for everyone. Only take Aspirin daily if your doctor recommends it.
        • Higher Aspirin doses can be used to treat occasional pain, swelling, and fever. Using ibuprofen or acetaminophen (Tylenol) instead can lower your risk of serious bleeding.
        • Take with food to lower the chance of an upset stomach.
        • Don't use for kids younger than 18 years old.
        • Stop taking this right away and tell your doctor if you have ringing in your ears, unusual bleeding, or nausea or vomiting that doesn't go away.
        • This is a combination pain medication. It contains both an opioid medicine, and acetaminophen (Tylenol).
        • Starts working in 30 minutes.
        • Works best if you take it as soon as you start feeling pain.
        • Pain relief lasts 4-6 hours.
        • Can make you dizzy or drowsy.
        • Avoid activities need you to be fully alert until you know how it affects you.
        • Take it with food to lower the chance of an upset stomach.
        • Constipation is common and may not go away while you're taking this medicine. Drinking lots of water and using laxatives can help.
        • Don't take more than instructed to prevent liver damage.
        • Use it for the shortest time possible, and at the lowest dose possible, to lower your chance of becoming addicted.
        • Talk to your doctor if it doesn't help enough for your pain, or if the side effects are really bad.
        • Take it with food to avoid getting diarrhea.
        • Don't drink alcohol while using Zorvolex (Diclofenac).
        • Don't take other anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs) without talking to your doctor or pharmacist.
        • Can cause swelling in your legs, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, and an upset stomach.
        • Don't take antacids with magnesium since they can interact with Zorvolex (Diclofenac).
        • Take Zorvolex (Diclofenac) at the smallest dose possible for the shortest amount of time to prevent an increased risk of heart attack.
        • Starts working in 1 to 3 hours.
        • Take it with a meal or a snack to prevent an upset stomach.
        • Can make you bruise or bleed more easily and it can also cause stomach ulcers.
        • Don't take it with other blood thinners, like aspirin, unless your doctor tells you it's safe.
        • Can hurt your kidneys, so don't use it if you have a history of kidney problems.
        • Starts working in about 30 to 60 minutes.
        • Take it with food or milk to prevent stomach upset.
        • Do not take for more than 10 days for pain relief or more than 3 days for fever. Talk to your doctor if your symptoms do not go away.
        • If you normally take a daily aspirin, make sure to take Advil (ibuprofen) at least 30 minutes after taking aspirin or more than 8 hours before taking aspirin. This will help make sure the aspirin still works in your body.
        • Advil (ibuprofen) increases the risk of stomach bleeding so tell your doctor right away if you experience any bleeding.
        • If you are allergic to aspirin, there is a chance you may be allergic to Advil (ibuprofen) as well.
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