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About Advil

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Advil was first introduced in 1984 in the United States. Starting with the distinctive standard Advil little round tablet and growing into a diverse line of products, Advil has become a global billion dollar brand. With sales in more than 40 countries, Advil is the World’s #1 over-the-counter (OTC) pain reliever brand.*

Millions of people all over the world rely on Advil as a trusted leader in pain relief to provide effective relief from many kinds of pain, such as headache, migraine headache, dental pain, period pain, muscle ache, minor arthritis & other joint pain, back pain and more.

Advil has been helping Aussies to get relief from a variety of aches and pains by being available to them in Australia since the last 15 years. GSK first launched its iconic Advil Liquid Capsule format to offer quick & effective pain relief. It then expanded its range by introducing Advil Tablets, Advil products for infants & children, Advil Rapid Release Tablets and Advil 12 Hour Extended Release Tablets. Pfizer strives to deliver innovative products and improvements in our existing products for those suffering from acute pain.

Advil is one of the brands under GSK Australia's Consumer Health Division which consists of consumer brands such as Centrum, Nexium 24Hour, Dimetapp, Robitussin, Caltrate, Chapstick, and other brands.



* Nicholas Hall Database, DB6 2017