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Tylenol vs. Advil: Which is Better for Menstrual Pain

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People with bleeding disorders, stomach ulcers and poor kidney function should avoid NSAID use in general.

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1. Marjoribanks J, Proctor M, Farquhar C, Derks RS. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for dysmenorrhoea. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD001751. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001751.pub2.
2. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/menstrual-cramps/DS00506/DSECTION=causes

3. http://www.aafp.org/afp/2005/0115/p285.html

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