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Another product best used only when really needed.

Advantages: Lowers fever, may help pain
Disadvantages: Still a drug and all drugs have risks/ benefits

...Having just written about Calpol, I decided I should write a review on Nurofen as well, especially since I have specifically recommended it for post vaccine fevers. We have used both the strawberry nurofen syrup pictured here and the orange sachets, but i ...

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Nurofen for Children

Advantages: A great pain relief for children
Disadvantages: None

My 6 year old son has been prone to ear infections since the age of two years old. He really suffers when an infection strikes and we have had nights where he has literally been screaming in pain all night. I rang my local Primary Care unit but they refus ...

bexx0907 21.12.2009 · Read full review
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Mmm...Can I have more medicine Mum?

Advantages: Extremely quick acting, nice orangey flavour.
Disadvantages: Sachets can be expensive, paying for the brand name.

I first became aware of Ibuprofen suspension after rushing my eldest son to hospital with suspected meningitis a few years ago. He was running a very high temperature, complaining his head hurt and became delirious in the car on the way to hospital. Fortu ...

fynci.mynci 03.01.2007 · Read full review
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pain, pain, go away...

Advantages: Fast acting, effective, easy to use
Disadvantages: Doesn't last for 8 hours as indicated

My son is 28 months old and goes to Nursery while I work. Like all babies, toddlers and children who attend nursery, school or any other kind of group child care, my son comes home with no end of illnesses and infections that make the rounds through his c ...

ally2kc 01.08.2006 · Read full review
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Is it a bird, is it a plane, no! it's Nurofen!

Advantages: Works quickly, pleasent taste and can be used with calpol. The bottle version also comes with a handy syringe, which means less mess.
Disadvantages: It's really sweet and sticky and the box falls apart on contact!!

All you tired mum’s out there will understand the pain of teething, and the poor wee babies suffer a bit as well. So when I was faced with the dilemma of a sixth sleepless night on the trot I turned to the medicine counter in my local pharmacists shop. Ca ...

eabha 10.01.2005 · Read full review
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