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FDA Approves OTC Combination of Ibuprofen and Acetaminophen

The FDA has approved Advil Dual Action with Acetaminophen (GlaxoSmithKline), the first over-the-counter (OTC) fixed-dose combination therapy containing ibuprofen and acetaminophen for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains due to headache, backache, muscular aches, toothache, menstrual cramps, and minor pain of arthritis. Each caplet contains 125mg of Ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)…