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Like any other tissue in our body, muscles can be irritated and cause pain. With the pain, our body shows us that, for example, we have exerted certain muscles for some time or and we have contracted an injury.

It is best to avoid muscle pain from the start by:

  • warming up before sports and exercises, finish your exercises with muscle stretching
  • exercising regularly to keep your muscles in good condition
  • avoiding accidents and injuries
  • taking small breaks during work in which individual muscle groups are activated by short little exercises

When your muscle already hurts:

  • Rest the affected area
  • Use a painkiller as Brufen

Brufen acts directly at the source of pain5,8,14,15:
Brufen belongs to the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Thus, painkillers or antiphlogistics (inflammatory inhibitors) are described which treat the symptoms of inflammatory processes, such as pain and swelling, but are not derived from cortisone.

The effect of Brufen is due to an inhibition of prostaglandins16,17. They can cause pain, fever and inflammation. If no prostaglandins are produced, pain, fever and inflammation disappear. While drugs such as paracetamol reduce the transmission of pain to the brain, NSAIDs such as ibuprofen act directly and are targeted towards the affected tissue. The actual causes of pain such as inflammatory processes are combated on the spot18. In other words: Brufen with its active ingredient ibuprofen works right at the source of pain. It also fights the inflammation in the inflamed tissue.

Ibuprofen is a so-called "acidic" painkiller (based on its pH value), because of its acidic nature, it penetrates well into the inflamed tissue12.

Brufen acts fast:
When you or maybe your child is in pain, you may be seeking fast and effective relief. Brufen combats pain quickly. The active substance is rapidly absorbed into the blood and the symptoms such as toothache or headache improve noticeably after 15 minutes6,11.

Brufen acts for up to 8 hours:
Pain can be stressful and can thus affect everyday life. It is generally expected that a pain killer can help relieve pain, at least for a day. Brufen with the active ingredient Ibuprofen can reduce symptoms and up to 8 hours15,23,24.

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