Can You Identify The Over-The-Counter Drug?

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Question 1/12

motherhoodthetruth.com
This drug is made of ibuprofen and temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to headache, toothache, and backache, among other conditions.
Advil
Prilosec
Tylenol
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Question 2/12

squarespace.com
This common children's medicine is used to temporarily relieve coughs due to minor throat irritation, as well as nasal congestion.
Liquid Advil
Benadryl
Dimetapp
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Question 3/12

thewire.com
This drug is most commonly used to relieve pain due to menstrual cramps. It also temporarily reduces fever.
Gas-X
Imodium
Midol
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Question 4/12

kinja-img.com
This chewable medicine relieves heartburn, acid indigestion, and bloating, pressure, and discomfort (all associated with gas).
Rolaids
Aleve
Zyrtec
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Question 5/12

wisegeek.com
The active ingredient in this medicine is acetaminophen, and it is used as a pain reliever and fever reducer.
Tylenol
Sudafed
Afrin
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Question 6/12

telegraph.co.uk
This medicine, manufactured by Bayer, temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to muscular aches, minor arthritis, and backaches, among other things. Its active ingredient is naproxen sodium.
Robitussin
Aspirin
Aleve
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Question 7/12

acueastwest.com
This pink liquid medicine is used to relieve diarrhea and upset stomach.
Alka-Seltzer
Pepto Bismol
Advil
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Question 8/12

guysgab.com
This acid reducing medicine relieves heartburn that is associated with acid indigestion and sour st, as well as prevents heartburn.
Curad
Zantac
Claritin
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Question 9/12

reachingutopia.com
This medicine commonly comes in an orange box. Its active ingredient is ibuprofen, and it's used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains due to headaches, muscular aches, and toothaches, among other causes.
Motrin
Midol
Aspirin
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Question 10/12

womenvotepa.org
This medicine comes in "extra strength" form and is used primarily as a pain reliever. It temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to a cold, arthritis, and headaches, among other causes.
Miralax
Dulcolax
Excedrin
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Question 11/12

thenutritionpost.com
This medicine is used for temporary relief of of constipation and bowel irregularity. It usually produces a bowel movement in 6-12 hours from digestion.
Aspirin
Dulcolax
Pepto Bismol
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Question 12/12

express.co.uk
This medicine is used to temporarily relieve these symptoms, due to hay fever and other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose, itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, and itching of the nose or throat.
Tylenol
Claritin
Motrin
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Seems like you don't know very much about these common over the counter medications. Always be sure to consult a doctor before you take anything for your headache or cramps!

C+, Consult A Doctor!

speareducation.com
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You did pretty well! You surely won't be mixing up your Motrin and Midol anytime soon, at least!

B+, Amateur Pharmacist

youngerhealthierwealthier.com
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Congratulations - you're ready for pharmacy school! From Dimetapp to Dulcolax, you definitely know your stuff. Amazing job!

A+, Ready For Pharmacy School

lifenews.com
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1
This drug is made of ibuprofen and temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to headache, toothache, and backache, among other conditions.
Advil
Prilosec
Tylenol
2
This common children's medicine is used to temporarily relieve coughs due to minor throat irritation, as well as nasal congestion.
Liquid Advil
Benadryl
Dimetapp
3
This drug is most commonly used to relieve pain due to menstrual cramps. It also temporarily reduces fever.
Gas-X
Imodium
Midol
4
This chewable medicine relieves heartburn, acid indigestion, and bloating, pressure, and discomfort (all associated with gas).
Rolaids
Aleve
Zyrtec
5
The active ingredient in this medicine is acetaminophen, and it is used as a pain reliever and fever reducer.
Tylenol
Sudafed
Afrin
6
This medicine, manufactured by Bayer, temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to muscular aches, minor arthritis, and backaches, among other things. Its active ingredient is naproxen sodium.
Robitussin
Aspirin
Aleve
7
This pink liquid medicine is used to relieve diarrhea and upset stomach.
Alka-Seltzer
Pepto Bismol
Advil
8
This acid reducing medicine relieves heartburn that is associated with acid indigestion and sour st, as well as prevents heartburn.
Curad
Zantac
Claritin
9
This medicine commonly comes in an orange box. Its active ingredient is ibuprofen, and it's used to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains due to headaches, muscular aches, and toothaches, among other causes.
Motrin
Midol
Aspirin
10
This medicine comes in "extra strength" form and is used primarily as a pain reliever. It temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to a cold, arthritis, and headaches, among other causes.
Miralax
Dulcolax
Excedrin
11
This medicine is used for temporary relief of of constipation and bowel irregularity. It usually produces a bowel movement in 6-12 hours from digestion.
Aspirin
Dulcolax
Pepto Bismol
12
This medicine is used to temporarily relieve these symptoms, due to hay fever and other upper respiratory allergies: runny nose, itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, and itching of the nose or throat.
Tylenol
Claritin
Motrin