What Is Advil?
Advil is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine that reduces pain, fever, and inflammation due to headache, toothache, and other minor injuries. It is the number one selling pain reliever worldwide and has been treating pain for more than thirty years. Here at CVS Pharmacy®, you can buy this over-the-counter medication to remedy your pains and minor aches.
What Is Advil Used For?
An Advil tablet is used to treat pain brought about by the following conditions: Headaches, Dental pain, Muscle aches, Menstrual cramps, and Arthritis.
Aside from that, it also helps reduce fever and treat minor aches due to the common colds and flu. It works by preventing the body from producing natural substances responsible for inflammation. This results in the reduction of swelling, fever, and pain. For chronic conditions such as arthritis, you must consult first with a medical professional about the use of medications to treat your pain.
What Is Advil Made Of?
Ibuprofen is the generic name of Advil. It is the main ingredient of the Advil tablet that is responsible for treating pain and reducing fever. It can be used by adults and children who are six months old or older.
The maximum dosage for adults is 3200 mg per day. For children, the dosage is dependent on the child's age and weight. You should take Advil with milk or food to reduce stomach upset. If you are looking for effective relief from your pain and fever, you can always get Advil tablets at CVS Pharmacy®. Always remember - use only the medication as prescribed by a medical professional or as directed on the product's label.