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Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

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Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

Hi, visiting a friend in Manila amd I want to bring Tylenol and Ibuprofen over the counter from costco as well as some anti acid costco pills. Is this allowed. Will bting about 600 acetaminophen pills and 300 Ibuprofen these are costco bottles that's why the number of pills are relatively higher than a regular otc pills.

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1. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

Those are OTC meds and are not regulated.

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2. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

You can also include multivitamins, Bengay and fish oil as they are very popular pasalubongs from the USA aside from Tylenol.

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3. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

They are probably cheaper here in The Generic Pharmacy.

Get your friend to check the price. There are branches of TGP everywhere.

Edited: January 15, 2018, 2:58 pm
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4. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

You can bring them, no problem. We also brought Mucinex and left them with one of our tour guides in Palawan as he was getting sick and didn't have as easy access to pharmacies on these remote islands as we would back home.

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5. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

Thank you

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6. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

My family and I were able to bring several bottles of Advil, Tylenol, and Pepto Bismol (both the liquid and chewable types) without a problem.

Edited: January 16, 2018, 3:17 pm
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7. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

My wife and I always bring large Costco bottles of medicines and donate them to the clinic in her home barrio. Be sure to bring in sealed, unopened bottles. That way there is no doubt about the contents.

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8. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

U can have as much as you want

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9. Re: Tylenol and Ibuprofen.

Yeah, maximize your luggage allowance with all those tablets, pills, gels and ointments. That's mainly what a balikbayan box is for.

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