What is Advil Migraine?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Ibuprofen

Advil® Migraine is a brand name for a preparation that includes: 200 mg ibuprofen and potassium 20 mg.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Migraine headaches 5 2
Migraine 2 2
Fibromyalgia 1 0
Myofascial pain syndrome 1 0
Pain 1 0
Tension headache 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Advil Migraine

Side effect Patients
Drowsiness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Advil Migraine

Dosage Patients
400 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Advil Migraine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Advil Migraine

Duration

Currently taking Advil Migraine

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Advil Migraine

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 4
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Advil Migraine

Feb 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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