Advil - Understanding Ibuprofen for Pain Relief

Advil is a brand name for ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used to relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and lower fever.
Category
Drug
Where to get
Available over-the-counter in pharmacies and stores
Prepared by Shruti Sahoo, reviewed by Dr. Eugene Smith

Advil FAQ


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What is Advil used for?

Advil is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual cramps, or minor injury. Advil is used in adults and children who are at least 2 years old. For children under 2 years check with a doctor. Do not take more than your recommended dose.

What is Advil ibuprofen based pain relief?

Advil Tablets offers effective pain relief for everyday aches and pain Children’s pain and fever relief products in different flavours, formats & sizes World’s #1 selling OTC analgesic brand. Advil's range of Ibuprofen-based pain relief medication helps provide effective pain relief to manage your pain.

Are Advil tablets effective?

Different formats and offers to suit many Australian budgets and pain needs Advil has a range of fast and effective pain relief options Advil Tablets offers effective pain relief for everyday aches and pain Children’s pain and fever relief products in different flavours, formats & sizes World’s #1 selling OTC analgesic brand.

Is Advil a NSAID or ibuprofen?

Advil is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Advil is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual cramps, or minor injury.

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