methylpropyl) benzeneacetic acid and 4-isobutyl-@alpha;-methylphenylacetic acid.Originally marketed asNurofen,AdvilandMotrinand since then under various other
trademarks, most notably Flamex, Profen, Inflam and Reumafen. It is also used forrelief of symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever, and as an especiallywhere there is an inflammatory component. Ibuprofen is known to have anantiplatelet effect, though it is relatively mild and short-lived when compared to thatof aspirin or other more well-known antiplatelet drugs. Ibuprofen is a core medicinein the World Health Organization's "Essential Drugs List", which is a list of minimummedical needs for a basic health care system.
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Ibuprofen is a relatively safe drug. Because of its effectiveness and lack of sideeffects, these are now frequently prescribed by the Doctors.
1.2. According to Conventional drug:
Ibuprofen is a widely used non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug(NSAID). It is also a conventional drug. So ibuprofen is used in conventionaltreatment or therapy.
A currently accepted and widely used treatment for a certain type of disease, based on the results of past research. Also called conventional treatment.
1.2.2. Conventional medicine:
A system in which medical doctors and other healthcare professionals(such as nurses, pharmacists, and therapists) treat symptoms and diseases usingdrugs, radiation, or surgery. Also called Western medicine, mainstream medicine,orthodox medicine, biomedicine, and allopathic medicine.