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Related to Bufferin: buffered aspirin
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Noun1.Bufferin - aspirin coated with a substance capable of neutralizing acid (trade name Bufferin)
acetylsalicylic acid, aspirin, Bayer, Empirin, St. Joseph - the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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New Products: Look Plus bathtub cleaner, Smile Medical A eye drops, Nonio toothpaste and dental rinse, Hadakara body soap, Clinica Advantage Next Stage, Bufferin Light, Ban sweat-blocking foot gel, Soflan premium deodorizer, Charmy Magica Enzyme +.
The most common treatment for arthritis is the use of over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil), naproxen sodium (Aleve), and aspirin compounds (Anacin, Bufferin, Excedrin).
And he did, working as a freelance graphic designer creating logos, packaging and advertising for brands like Pond's cold cream and Bufferin. His success at his day job ensured that he wasn't hungry, and while he has produced thousands (he has no idea how many thousands) of fine-art paintings, drawings and collages in wildly varied styles, he never persistently sought gallery representation.
Brands include CeraVe, body-cology and Shea Moisture in beauty; Carmex, Hylands and Mentholatum in cough/cold; Bufferin and Salonpas in pain care; SlowFe and Viactiv in dietary supplements; and Summer's Eve in women's health.
The firm has acquired six OTC brands: DOAN'S, BUFFERIN, NUPERCAINAL Ointment, CRUEX Nail Gel, COMTREX, and MYOFLEX.
With the following hit of Bufferin Premium in 2014, the market of systemic analgesics became totally active, unlike other categories in the sluggish OTC market in Japan.
(5.) Examples include Bufferin, computer-aided design, diagnostic tests for cancer and osteoporosis, Gatorade, Lycos, music synthesizers, stannous fluoride, Taxol (an anticancer drug), and the "gene splicing" technique that produced the biotechnology industry.
OTC PAIN MEDICATIONS AT A GLANCE EXAMPLES BENEFITS POTENTIAL DRAWBACKS Analgesic Acetaminophen First choice of Toxic to liver in (Tylenol, many physicians; doses more than 4,000 Tylenol PM, few side mg/day; increased Dayquil, effects, drug risk of accidental Excedrin, interactions overdose Sinutab, others) Aspirin Anacin, Bayer, Safe for many Bleeding risk; Bufferin, people; long stomach irritation, Ecotrin, track record; ulcers, or bleeding; Excedrin, used for cardiac more adverse drug others protection interactions than other OTC pain meds NSAIDs Ibuprofen Effective pain Gl side effects; may (Advil, Motrin) reliever; fights raise blood pressure; Naproxen inflammation may cause kidney (Aleve) while providing damage; potential analgesic pain increased relief cardiovascular risk
Products Containing Acetaminophen or NSAIDS Drug Products Acetaminophen OTC: Tylenol, Robitussin, Benadryl Severe Allergy and Sinus Headache Maximum Strength, Sudafed Sinus & Headache, Sinutab, Dimetapp, NyQuil, Excedrin P.M., Excedrin Migraine, Goody's Headache Powders Prescription: Percocet, Vicodin, Endocet, Roxicet, Tylox ibuprofen OTC: Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Dristan Sinus, Midol Cramp Prescription: Combunox naproxen OTC: Aleve, Midol Extended Relief Prescription: Anaprox, Naprosyn aspirin OTC: Anacin, Bayer, Bufferin, Excedrin, Ecotrin, Alka-Seltzer Prescription: Endodan, Roxiprin, Percodan, Equagesic, Fiorinal RELATED ARTICLE: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW