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Over-the-counter

Advil, Aleve and Tylenol: What’s the difference?

May 19, 2015

Advil, Aleve and Tylenol are all common over-the-counter pain-relievers and fever-reducers that are often viewed as interchangeable. However, there are certain situations when one medication may work better than the others. To help navigate when to choose which of these common over-the-counter medications, Dr. Potter offers some information about each pain and fever-reducer.

Are over-the-counter drugs safe during pregnancy?

June 1, 2014

The Food and Drug Administration estimates that 10 percent or more of birth defects occur from medications taken during pregnancy.