There are times when person does not wish to go through grueling method of meeting the Doctor and get prescription for pain treatment. During this time over the counter pain killer works the best and helps to enjoy with immediate medicine purchase and use. Here “over the counter” means to purchase medicines without prescription.
Some of the strongest over the counter painkiller medicines which are in use for short term relief of minor pain. It also at times use to reduce fever. Examples of when you look to buy such medicines and use it for sure treatment are:
- Period pain
- Back Pain
- Teething and toothache
- Strains and sprains
- Recovering from minor medical procedures
- Fever such as in flu or colds
Types of over the counter painkiller:
Some of the main over the counter pain killers are Paracetamol such as Calpol and Panadol. The non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are also known to be one of the most use painkiller. The tablets are Ibuprofen, Calprofen, Nurofen and also Aspirin. The weak Opioid painkillers such as Dihydrocodeine and Codeine are usually add with another painkiller such as Paracetamol. PAIN O SOMA 350MG and PAIN O SOMA 500MG
If you have mild to moderate pain Paracematol is often the best of the painkiller which is try first. You can switch to different painkiller if the first one you try do not ease the pain. Which of the painkiller suits you depends on exactly for what purpose you are taking it.
How over the counter pain killer works?
Different pain killers work with different ways. Some of the anti-inflammatory painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen stops your body to make chemicals call Prostaglandins. It is partly responsible for causing pain and inflammation in the body. So, reduce Prostaglandins also reduces pain and inflammation. Opiate painkillers such as Codeine work with blocking pain messages in your brain and with spinal cord.
Because the painkillers work with different ways, here are some of the products available that contains more than one types of painkillers. For example, Paracetamol, Aspirin and iBuprofen are combine with Codeine. If you are taking several painkillers you should take the advice of Pharmacist.
Taking over the counter painkillers: You can buy over the counter painkillers with several different forms that includes, tablets, caplets. It is use in the form of powder or tablets to dissolve in water. It is also use with syrup or liquid. It is use with soft, shaped tablets that you can put into your back passage, gels or creams that is rub on the skin. It is available that you can put on your skin. Tapentadol 100 MG Tablet and TRAMADOL 100MG
Side effects of over the counter painkillers:
Since over the counter painkillers are without prescription it is always bit risk to use it. Some of the side effects of such pain killers as Aspirin and Ibuprofen affects your stomach. You might also get heartburn or indigestion. Opioid painkillers such as Codeine may cause constipation.