MEDICAL INSURANCE AND HEALTH CARE INFORMATION Over-the-Counter Remedies for Common Ailments

10. Over-the-Counter Remedies for Common Ailments

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It’s never fun to be sick, and even less so if you are out of your normal environment. For those times, especially when you are here on a visit or when you first move here, following is a helpful list of over-the-counter (OTC) medications for everyday ailments:

 

Headache, Fever Biogesic (Paracetamol)
Aches and Pains Alaxan (Ibuprofen)
Cold and Flu Decolgen (Decongestants With Ibuprofen And/Or Paracetamol)NeozepBioflu
Children’s Fever, Pain Tempra (Children’s Paracetamol)
Motion Sickness Bonamine
Diarrhea (LBM) Immodium
Upset Tummy Kremil S (Antacid)DiatabsBuscopan
Constipation Dulcolax
Nausea Plasil
Cough Robitussin Syrup
Nasal Spray Drixine (Called Afrin In Us, For Severe Case Only)
Muscle Pain (Topical) White Flower, Efficascent Oil

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The FREEDOM HANDBOOK
By Bruce Silverman
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