Truly efficient Japanese miracle medicines recommended by 100 pharmacists
There are more and more tourists who buy Japanese drugs to take back to their countries. There are certain brands of medicine more popular than the others, called “miracle medicines,” that many people talk about. There are many people who come to Japan just to buy those medicines.
But hold on! Are you sure of choosing those medicines? There are so many other efficient drugs available in Japan! Don’t you want to choose a better one?
If we want to choose truly efficient “miracle medicines,” then we should ask the professional of all the medicines. Therefore we have investigated the best medicines by asking 100 Japanese pharmacists what they recommend us. It’s worth knowing what Japanese pharmacists recommend us before buying medicines. I will tell you truly efficient top 5 drugs that are recommended by 100 Japanese pharmacists.
Each person has different symptoms when he/she catches a cold. In any case, we just want to get rid of it as soon as possible.
Let’s see which cold medicine that are most chosen by tourists.
【Shin Ruru A/ The Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare】
This medicine has been available in Taiwanese market from July 2015. As a result, more Chinese-speaking people will consider it as the well-known Japanese cold medicine from now on.
When you have a first sigh of a cold, take this!
【Kotaro Kakkonto Extract Fine Granules/ Kotaro Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd】
This medicine will reduce the feeling of chill and the pain in the joints that are typical first signs of a cold. It is also very efficient for treating the shoulder pain or the muscle pain. It’s an useful medicine that you would want to keep in your medicine box.
For fever and shivering, this is the medicine for you!
【Pabron S Gold/ Taisho Pharmaceutical】
This is the well-known cold medicine that most Japanese people are familiar with. The pills are safe to be taken from the age of 8. Therefore it’s a cold medicine for all your family. It will reduce the symptoms of cold, such as sore throat, cough, running nose, headache, fever and shivering. If you take this medicine when you feel feverish or start to shiver, it will help you feel better fast before your symptoms get worse.
Approximately 90% of Japanese people suffer from shoulder pain. That’s explains why there are so many medicines for relieving shoulder pain in Japan.
The most popular medicine for shoulder pain among tourists is this.
【Anmerutsu series/ Kobayashi Pharmaceutical】
There are varieties of products available from Anmerutsu series. “Anmerutsu Yokoyoko“ is the bestseller. “Anmerutsu Gold Ex Guriguri” with a iron ball in the applicator would stimulate the painful area while applying the medicine. “Anmerutsu Ladina” is popular among women who appreciate the refreshing orange-citrus smell. Many people talk highly of this line of products, saying it’s simple and easy to apply.
【Vantelin Kowa Liquid W/ Kowa Pharmaceutical】
This medicine contains a component called Indomethacin, which will remove the pain on the muscles and on the joints. Its sponge-head applicator makes it easy to apply to a large area. Compared to Anmerutsu products line, the applicator is slightly longer. As a result, it is easier to apply on the area where it’s hard to reach, such as on shoulders.
It is surprising how many varieties of eye drops available in Japan. It’s quite common that the same line of products has various products depending on how refreshing they are. It’s also common to have a product that targets women. Since the choices of eye drops is abundant in Japan, they are popular among tourists from Asia, as well as tourists from Western countries.
The most popular eye drop among tourists is this.
【Rohto Z!/Rohto Pharmaceutical】
Rohto Z! gives you a feeling of awaking freshness when you drop it in your eyes. Not only it will relieve the feeling of tiredness from the eyes, it’s a great eye drop for people who wish to feel refreshed. On the internet, many tourists have commented their surprise when they used it for the first time. They were surprised how refreshing it felt in their eyes.
【Sante Medical 10/ Santen Pharmaceutical】
Phamacists recommend Sante Medical 10, which is efficient eye drops for relieving the tiredness of eyes. This eye drops contains various efficient ingredients, which will improve the eye focus adjustment function while supplementing nutrients to the eyes. It’s a great eye drop especially for people who work on the screen for a long period of time.
Although you can try to prevent by wearing a mask or rincsng your throat when you arrive at home, it’s hard to completely prevent of getting sore throat. Sore throat is usually a sign of getting a cold, so it’s better to treat it right away.
Which medicine tourists choose to buy in Japan for sore throat?
It’s been more than 200 years since this medicine is first created in the Edo period. It’s a powder type medicine that you can take without water. It has been exported to many Asian countries since 1945. It must have already gained a reputation of being a good medicine because of that.。
【Nodo Nuru Spray/ Kobayashi Pharmaceutical】
This medicine is contained in a applicator with a long nozzle, which is efficient for spraying directly on the throat. It will sterilize and disinfect the throat. It also give you a very refreshing feeling. Therefore it will feel great when you use it on your swollen throat.。
No matter where we are from, we all suffer from a headache caused by various factors: stress, feeling sick, or simple the weather. It would be great, therefore, to find a good medicine for that. In fact, there are many efficient headache medicines in Japan.
I will first talk about the popular headache medicine among tourists.
【Eve Quick Headache medicine/ SS Pharmaceutical】
Eve Quick Headache medicine works very fast without damaging to your stomach. It will protect the membrane of your stomach while stopping the production of prostaglandin, which causes the pain.
【Loxonin S/Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare】
This medicine is very famous medicine that all the women who suffer from the menstrual pain know about in Japan. Before we couldn’t buy it without a prescription, but from few years ago, we are able to buy it at pharmacies with pharmacists. One small pill will work quickly without damaging your stomach. Another great thing about this medicine is that it won’t make you feel sleepy
So called “miracle medicines” became famous by many people complementing them after buying them in Japan. Although they are very good medicines, many pharmacists, who know the medicines well, recommend us many other medicines available in Japan. There are medicines that suits one person and not another. Because there are many good medicines, not known by tourists, in Japan, I hope you would try them and find out if they work for you.
▼Popular medicines among tourists
Cold medicines→Shin Ruru A
Shoulder pain→Anmerutsu series
Eye drops→Rohto Z!
Headache medicines→Eve Quick Headache medicine
▼Medicines recommended by 100 pharmacists
Cold medicines→Kotaro Kakkonto Extract Fine Granules
Shoulder pain→Vantelin Kowa Liquid W
Eye drops→Sante Medical 10
Sore throat→Nodo Nuru Spray
Headache medicines→Loxinin S
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