What Is Cortal?

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Cortal is an aspirin-based pain medication that is available in the Philippines. The Cortal website asserts that the medication has been around for more than 50 years.

The Cortal website also notes that the first company product was Cortal 500, which provides relief for mild-to-moderate pain, such as headaches, toothaches, flu and dysmenorrhea. Cortalgesic Xtra is another product by the Cortal company that has been formulated specifically to treat fever and pain. Cortal Flu is available for treatment of the flu and fever associated with the flu, while Cortal PAIN is an ibuprofen and paracetamol that offers relief of physical aches and swelling.