Can I take Advil® Menstrual Pain for other pains besides menstrual cramps?
Yes! Advil® Menstrual Pain treats menstrual cramps, as well as headaches, backaches, and muscle aches, which are all pains women commonly experience with their period (and Advil® Menstrual Pain will treat these pains even if you don’t have your period!). Please refer to the product label for a full list of uses.
What is the difference between Advil® Menstrual Pain and regular Advil® Tablets?
Advil® Menstrual Pain has a different formula than Advil® Tablets. It is formulated with ibuprofen sodium, a salt form of ibuprofen that dissolves differently from standard ibuprofen (which is in Advil® Tablets).
Does Advil® Menstrual Pain contain other ingredients for my PMS symptoms?
No. Unlike certain combination products, Advil® Menstrual Pain is caffeine free and antihistamine free, so it won’t keep you up at night or make you sleepy during the day. Advil® Menstrual Pain contains ibuprofen sodium, a powerful pain reliever which targets the cause of your menstrual pain for up to six hours of relief.
Where can I buy Advil® Menstrual Pain?
You can buy Advil® Menstrual Pain at many national retailers including Target, CVS, Rite-Aid, and Walmart. Look for it with menstrual pain relievers in the OTC aisle, or in the Feminine Hygiene aisle. We do recommend contacting your local store to confirm they have it in stock though.
What is the difference between Advil® Menstrual Pain and Midol® Complete or Pamprin®?
Advil® Menstrual Pain contains a powerful non-drowsy pain reliever that provides powerful pain relief of all your menstrual pains, including cramps, backache, and headache. Unlike Midol® Complete or Pamprin®, it is also caffeine-free and antihistamine-free, so it won’t keep you up at night or make you sleepy during the day.